Consumer prices barely budged as declining energy prices helped offset food, rents prices, adding ammo for the Fed to keep rates low.
Traders will look toward a round of consumer-focused economic data next week, and corporate earnings will offer a reprieve from geopolitical turmoil.
Idaho residents have among the lowest personal incomes in the nation but spend a higher percentage of their money on food, housing and other essentials compared with most others, according to data...
Wisconsin's sluggish recovery from the Great Recession was reflected Thursday in new figures that show growth in consumer spending has lagged behind neighboring states and the nation as a whole.
Consumers aren't shopping. And retailers can't blame the weather.