Demand for new U.S. homes was stronger than projected in March, showing more jobs and cheaper borrowing costs are helping stabilize the market.
The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits last week remained elevated, indicating the partial federal shutdown this month weakened the world’s largest economy.
Ultimate Golf Seating in Elkhart, Indiana, has hired five workers to expand its staff to 10 as orders increase for its custom-made golf-cart seats, which start at $745.
"The weakening global economy and rising dollar will start to have a bigger effect on exports in the coming months."
- Ryan Sweet on Nov 04, 2014
Moody’s Sweet Sees Retail Sales `Holding Up'
Moody’s Analytics's Sweet Says Consumers Holding Up
Sweet Says Latest Economic Data Is `Worrying'
Sweet Says Job Market Has `Taken a Step Back'