Feb 22, 2012 Thomson Reuters and the University of Michigan put together a consumer sentiment survey, which serves as an important economic indicator for the U.S.
Feb 21, 2012 Republican presidential candidates are spending millions on the state's airwaves. But those ads are more and more often not being paid for by official campaigns but by giant political action committees -- super PACs.
Feb 21, 2012 Wealthy donors who contribute to political campaigns get lots of media attention -- but not nearly as much attention is paid to how that money gets spent.
Feb 16, 2012 Commentator Megan McArdle says no president has that much control over the economy.
Feb 8, 2012 The markets will always have their ups and downs, but Josh Brown of Fusion Analytics thinks the best way to prepare for a long retirement is to keep a little risk in your portfolio, especially as markets are looking up.
Feb 8, 2012 With investors feeling emboldened by a strengthening world economy, markets have steadily climbed since October.
Feb 8, 2012 But commentator Robert Reich says they miss the cause.
Feb 6, 2012 Missouri is holding its presidential primary tomorrow. Turnout is expected to be extremely low, mostly because the votes for GOP candidates won't count -- and it'll still cost taxpayers millions of dollars.
Feb 2, 2012 When it goes public, Facebook is likely to be worth $75 billion or more. But, odds are, you aren't getting in on the real action.