A business economics group has boosted its outlook for U.S. economic improvement this year and next, particularly for job growth.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says continued improvement in the U.S. economy means an increase in the Fed's key interest rate could come later this year.
The March employment report will highlight next week’s economic calendar.
All times are Eastern WEDNESDAY, April 1 WASHINGTON — Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for March, 10 a.m.; Commerce Department releases construction spending...
Conditions were nearly perfect for municipal bonds last year, leading to sizeable returns.
Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, evidence that strong hiring should continue despite signs of slower economic growth at the start of 2015.
The U.S. Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for unemployment benefits last week.
Myanmar is increasing the salaries of its government employees — doubling some of them — as of next month.
Wells Fargo will close its home lending servicing office in Milwaukee and eliminate 1,000 jobs, saying fewer homeowners are falling behind on payments and seeking help keeping their homes.