Oct 21, 2013 In some markets, wealthy owners are buying smaller and less costly homes, but they aren't scaling back on luxe details inside their mansions.
Oct 17, 2013 The aftermath of the debt ceiling debacle: consumer confidence is shaken, companies aren't spending, interest rates will rise, the nation's credit rating is in jeopardy, and GDP growth takes a hit.
Oct 1, 2013 Spain is hoping a little time travel will help its economic woes, but will it work?
Aug 27, 2013 Consumer confidence increased in August, outpacing economists’ predictions.
Aug 14, 2013 It's a big week for retailers, with several releasing earnings reports that will give a glimpse at the strength of the back-to-school shopping season.
Aug 13, 2013 People were, in fact, out shopping and buying during the mid-summer.
Aug 12, 2013 Checking in with the summer consumer
Jul 3, 2013 In the years climbing out of the great recession, regular investors were leary of buying stock, thrice burned, enduringly shy. But in the last six months, as the S&P 500 index has gone up 13 percent, the masses are back to buying.
Jun 13, 2013 Retail sales were up 0.6 percent in last month. Cars and discount stores did well in May, while department stores dragged.