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Category - Economy News

Alan Greenspan says Sweden may hold the answer to America’s looming entitlement crisis

Economy News

With spending on entitlement programs a major talking point for both Democrats and Republicans ahead of midterm elections, former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan sees a potential solution in an unlikely place. “Sweden has gone through the same thing we have,” Greenspan told…

Home price gains fall below 6% for the first time in a year: August S&P Case-Shiller index

Economy News

Mortgage interest rates didn’t begin their recent surge until the start of September, but home prices were already feeling pressure, as fewer people could afford what was for sale. Nationally, prices rose 5.8 percent in August compared with…

Trump says he expects a ‘great deal’ with China, but warned more tariffs are coming if he doesn’t get it

Economy News

U.S. President Donald Trump said he thinks there will be “a great deal” with China on trade, but warned that he has billions of dollars worth of new tariffs ready to go if a deal isn’t possible. “I think that we will make…

Consumer confidence rises to an 18-year high in October

Economy News

U.S. consumer confidence rose to an 18-year high in October, driven largely a robust labor market, suggesting strong economic growth could persist in the near term. The Conference Board said its consumer confidence index increased to a reading…

Amazon is having its third straight day of losses

Economy News

Rex Curry | Reuters Jeff Bezos Amazon started its third straight day of losses Tuesday, dropping as much as 3 percent in early trading. It was down about 25 percent for the month of October as of Tuesday morning.…