Tag: Economic growth

Of Mutual Interest: The reaction after the market’s plunge

NEW YORK — There were few warning signs before the stock market's plunge in early February, but so far, the slump hasn't changed investors'...
For builders, demand and economy up; so are interest rates

NEW YORK — The outlook from U.S. builders is being buoyed by a strong job market and a sizzling hot economy. ...
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WASHINGTON — U.S. health care spending will keep growing faster than the overall economy in the foreseeable future, squeezing public insurance programs and employers...
US inflation pressures raising expectations for rate hikes

WASHINGTON — Inflation pressures appear to be building in the U.S. economy, a prospect that is heightening anxiety about potentially higher borrowing rates that...
Falling 0.3 pct in January, a broad decline in retail sales

WASHINGTON — Americans pulled back on buying cars, furniture and other goods in January, pushing retail sales down by 0.3 percent, the biggest decline...
Markets Q&A: Stocks stabilize, but can investors relax?

NEW YORK — Is it safe to come out now? The...
Japan’s economy grows at 0.5 percent annual pace in Oct-Dec

TOKYO — Japan's economy grew at a slower than expected 0.5 percent annual pace in the October-December quarter, as strong exports failed to fully...
Asian markets mostly higher after Wall Street gains

BEIJING — Asian markets rose Monday after Wall Street gained following a week of history-making losses. ...
Stock drop could pose risk to US economy – if it endures

WASHINGTON — The tumble in U.S. stock prices has inflicted psychological pain and financial losses — at least on paper — for people with...
UK growth downgrade possible after run of weak figures

LONDON — A day after the Bank of England hinted that it could raise interest rates faster than many expected, a run of economic...

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