US Economy

The White House won’t be looking to block companies with 25 percent or more of Chinese ownership from buying certain U.S. tech-related companies.

The proposed U.S. tariffs on car imports will have far reaching negative implications for the whole auto industry, according to Moody’s Investors Service. The research firm said higher tariffs will cause problems across the car industry’s global supply chain. “Tariffs on imported cars, parts would be broadly credit negative for industry,” Moody’s said in a …

The Federal Reserve’s effort earlier this month to tamp down the rise of its benchmark interest rate already isn’t running as smoothly as officials might have anticipated. At its June 12-13 meeting, the Federal Open Market Committee hiked its target overnight funds rate 0.25 points to a range of 1.75 percent to 2 percent. At the same …

For the first time since President Donald Trump took office, the CNBC All-America Economic Survey shows more than half of the public approving of the job he is doing in handling the economy and it appears to be having an impact on his overall approval rating.

Traders said the odds for a hike in December, which would follow one likely in September, rose to 58 percent.

The second quarter is pointing towards some of the gaudy growth that President Donald Trump predicted when he was running for president. In its most recent forecast, the Atlanta Fed said the three-month period is tracking at a 4.6 percent gain.

In the face of persistent fears that the world could be facing a trade war and a synchronized slowdown, the U.S. economy enters June with a good deal of momentum.

The latest survey from the Federal Reserve casts an upbeat view on the economy and points to a moderate pickup in activity. Hampton Pearson reports.

The Federal Reserve will release minutes Wednesday of its meeting in early May that did not see an interest rate increase but apparently did feature some important in-depth discussion about the future of monetary policy.

Steve Liesman hosts the National Economics Challenge where some of the brightest students across the country competed in an economics challenge.

Huge budget deficits and national debt could pose a threat to the country’s economic security during the next recession, Goldman warned.

The Fed has said it will tolerate an overshoot of its 2% inflation target but how high will it let inflation run before clamping down? Steve Liesman tries to find clues in Fed commentary.

Investors were not expecting the Fed to hike rates but were looking for signs of how quickly the central bank may move in the future.

Steve Liesman reports on the long-lasting economic expansion from the depths of the 2008 financial crisis.

First-quarter indicators showed that while the economy has yet to roar due to all the recent fiscal stimulus, it’s at least starting to purr. Friday’s GDP report, for one, painted a somewhat positive picture.