Aug 2, 2013 Unemployment claims are down; economic growth is up, as are car sales and stock prices. But the question remains, will all that add up to more jobs?
Aug 2, 2013 The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports the economy added 162,000 jobs last month, falling below analyst expectations. The unemployment rate fell to 7.4 percent.
Jul 31, 2013 The political battle over who will succeed Ben Bernanke is heating up -- and it could be the most important economic policy decision made this year.
Jul 29, 2013 Amazon is hiring 5,000 new full-time workers at its fulfillment centers.
Jul 26, 2013 The battle for the next head of the Federal Reserve has heated up amid charges of sexism.
Jul 23, 2013 Do you buy or sell stocks based on consensus forecasts? Analyst Juli Niemann at Smith, Moore & Company says there is something you should know about that strategy.
Jul 18, 2013 Five years after the Great Recession, industrialized countries are still down about 16 million jobs. And many of those without work are in need of a skills upgrade.
Jul 17, 2013 Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke made his semi-annual testimony on Capitol Hill today. He told lawmakers that Fed tapering of economic stimulus is not "pre-ordained."
Jul 15, 2013 Retail sales ticked up 0.4 percent in June but came in below analyst expectations.