Category: Economy

The Great OK: U.S. economy muddles along

U.S. interest rates remain extremely low and that can only mean one thing: The economy isn’t growing fast enough to justify making it more expensive to borrow. The Federal Reserve is expected to stand...

Gasoline prices may be about to spike

Gas market headed for time of year when prices ‘can jump very quickly’ Americans are likely to spend about $27 billion less on gasoline this year than last, but prices are set to spike...

Economic growth cools as consumers temper spending

The U.S. economy expanded at a slower pace in the fourth quarter as households tempered spending and businesses cut back on capital investment and made further adjustments to inventories. Gross domestic product rose at...