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GDP-073015.jpg Economic activity in the U.S. increased by less than expected in the second quarter, the Commerce Department revealed in a report on Thursday, although the report also showed a notable upward revision to the data for the first quarter.

JOblessClaims-073015.jpg First-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits rebounded in the week ended July 25th, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Thursday, with claims bouncing off the more than forty-year low set in the previous week.

First-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits rebounded in the week ended July 25th, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Thursday, with claims bouncing off the more than forty-year low set in the previous week.

Economic activity in the U.S. increased by less than expected in the second quarter, the Commerce Department revealed in a report on Thursday, although the report also showed a notable upward revision to the data for the first quarter.

federalreserve-072915.jpg The Federal Reserve on Wednesday decided against raising interest rates, waiting for a bit more confirmation that the economy is on solid ground. Because there was no post-decision press conference scheduled this month, the Fed's decision to stand pat was in line with market expectations. A move...

PendingHomeSales-072915.jpg Pending home sales in the U.S. unexpectedly decreased in the month of June, according to a report released by the National Association of Realtors on Wednesday, with pending sales pulling back off a nine-year high.

consumerconfidence-072815.jpg Confidence among U.S. consumers has seen a substantial deterioration in the month of July, according to a report released by the Conference Board on Tuesday. The Conference Board said its consumer confidence index tumbled to 90.9 in July from a downwardly revised 99.8 in June.

homesales-030411_28Jul15.jpg With home prices in major U.S. metropolitan areas unexpectedly showing a monthly decrease in May, Standard & Poor's released a report on Tuesday showing that the annual rate of price growth during the month came in well below economist estimates.

DurableGoodsOrders-072715.jpg After reporting a sharp drop in new orders for U.S. manufactured durable goods in the previous month, the Commerce Department released a report on Monday showing that orders rebounded strongly in the month of June.

After reporting a sharp drop in new orders for U.S. manufactured durable goods in the previous month, the Commerce Department released a report on Monday showing that orders rebounded strongly in the month of June.

NewHomeSales-072415.jpg New home sales in the U.S. unexpectedly showed a sharp pullback in the month of June, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Friday, with sales falling to their lowest level in seven months.

New home sales in the U.S. unexpectedly showed a sharp pullback in the month of June, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Friday, with sales falling to their lowest level in seven months.

LeadingIndicatorIndex-072315.jpg Pointing to continued strength in the economic outlook for the remainder of the year, the Conference Board released a report on Thursday showing another bigger than expected increase by its index of leading U.S. economic indicators.

Joblessclaims-072315.jpg In an upbeat sign for the job market, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday showing first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits tumbled to their lowest level in over forty years in the week ended July 18th.

In an upbeat sign for the job market, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday showing first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits tumbled to their lowest level in over forty years in the week ended July 18th.

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