- US wholesaler sales fall 1.9 percent in January Updated: Mar-11-14 10:32 am
- March will be test of US auto demand Updated: Mar-03-14 5:37 pm
- US manufacturing boosted by orders and stockpiles Updated: Mar-03-14 12:12 pm
- Energy costs boosted US consumer spending in Jan. Updated: Mar-03-14 11:44 am
- Car makers pack premium features in small packages Updated: Mar-03-14 8:05 am
- Survey: China manufacturing weakened in February Updated: Mar-02-14 9:58 pm
- Orders for US durable goods fell 1 percent in Jan. Updated: Feb-27-14 9:22 am
- Pa. firms expect gas boom to help manufacturing Updated: Feb-23-14 11:32 am
- US businesses boost inventories as sales slow Updated: Feb-13-14 11:07 am
WASHINGTON - U.S. wholesale businesses in January suffered their steepest sales drop in nearly five years, yet they continued to increase their stockpiles. This suggests that companies expect the economy to rebound after experiencing an abrupt winter slowdown.
DETROIT - March will be one of the most crucial months for the U.S. auto industry in years.
WASHINGTON - U.S. manufacturing expanded more quickly last month as companies received more orders and boosted their stockpiles.
WASHINGTON - Americans spent more in January, but the increase came from a surge in spending on heating bills during the harsh winter. Spending in areas such as autos and clothing declined.
GENEVA - European carmakers are putting their longest ever market slump in the rear view mirror, shifting from survival to revival as they head into the Geneva Auto Show with dozens of car premiers, particularly for small models packed with premium features.
BEIJING - China's manufacturing weakened in February and employers cut staff at the fastest rate in nearly five years, a survey showed Monday, adding to signs growth in the world's second-largest economy is cooling.
WASHINGTON - American businesses ordered fewer durable manufactured goods in January, cutting demand for planes, autos and machines. But a key category that reflects business investment rebounded on the strength of demand for electronics and fabricated metals.
PITTSBURGH - In the earlier days of Pennsylvania's natural gas boom, Jennison Manufacturing Group sent a salesman out to the countryside for eight months of driving from drill site to drill site. He went far from the office suites and conferences where deals usually get struck, but Jennison was chasing the next great hope.
WASHINGTON - U.S. businesses restocked their shelves and warehouses at a faster pace in December, but sales slowed, a cautionary sign for the economy.