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empirestatemanufacturing-101617.jpg A report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on Monday said manufacturing firms in New York reported that business activity continued to expand strongly in the month of October. The New York Fed said its general business conditions index climbed to 30.2 in October from 24.4 in September.

A report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on Monday said manufacturing firms in New York reported that business activity continued to expand strongly in the month of October.

Consumer-shopping-101317.jpg Consumer sentiment in the U.S. has unexpectedly seen a significant increase in the month of October, according to a report released by the University of Michigan on Friday. The report said the consumer sentiment index jumped to 101.1 in October after dipping to 95.1 in September.

BusinessInventories-101317.jpg Business inventories in the U.S. rose in line with economist estimates in the month of August, the Commerce Department revealed in a report on Friday. The Commerce Department said business inventories climbed by 0.7 percent in August.

Consumerprices-US-101317.jpg Consumer prices in the U.S. increased by slightly less than expected in the month of September, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Friday. The Labor Department said its consumer price index climbed by 0.5 percent.

Retailsales-US-101317.jpg With gasoline prices showing a substantial increase, the Commerce Department released a report on Friday showing a significant jump in retail sales in the U.S. in the month of September. The Commerce Department said retail sales surged up by 1.6 percent.

Consumer prices in the U.S. increased by slightly less than expected in the month of September, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Friday.

With gasoline prices showing a substantial increase, the Commerce Department released a report on Friday showing a significant jump in retail sales in the U.S. in the month of September.

ProducerPrice-US-101217.jpg Partly reflecting another jump in energy prices, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday showing that U.S. producer prices increased in line with economist estimates in the month of September. The Labor Department said its producer price index for final demand climbed by 0.4 percent.

Joblessclaims-US-101217.jpg First-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits fell by more than anticipated in the week ended October 7th, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Thursday. The report said initial jobless claims dropped to 243,000.

Partly reflecting another jump in energy prices, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday showing that U.S. producer prices increased in line with economist estimates in the month of September.

First-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits fell by more than anticipated in the week ended October 7th, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Thursday.

A number of Federal Reserve officials want more confidence about higher inflation before supporting another rate-hike, the minutes of the central bank's September meeting show. While some say waiting for inflation to hit the central bank's 2% target before further interest rate hikes would be a mistake,...

Intermnationalmonetaryfund-101017.jpg The global economic upswing is strengthening and has become broad-based, presenting a window of opportunity for policymakers for reforms, but the recovery is still incomplete and may not last forever, the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday.

Global economic upswing has strengthened and is broad-based, yet it remains incomplete, the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday, as it raised the growth projections for the world economy for this year and next. The growth forecast for this year was raised to 3.6 percent from 3.5 percent and...

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