Economic Data

10 Things You Need To Know Before Monday’s Opening Bell

Here's what you need to know for the opening bell: markets in Asia were mixed in overnight trading, and August and September factory order numbers are due out today More 

10 Things You Need To Know Before Thursday’s Opening Bell

Here's what you need to know at the Opening Bell: Asian markets closed lower, and among those releasing earnings are ConocoPhilips, Exxon and Time Warner. More 

Take This Month’s Economic Data With a Grain of Salt

The U.S. government shutdown and the 5-year anniversary of the financial crisis will make comparisons of economic data not representative. More 

Report: 72% of Americans Are Holding Back on Spending

A Bankrate survey finds that almost three-quarters of Americans are holding back on their spending due to economic concerns. More 

September Jobs Report: Winners & Losers

Jobs were harder to come by last month, as gains in construction and wholesale trade were more than offset by losses in financial services and hospitality. More 

Shutdown & the Q3 Earnings Season – Earnings Preview

What can you expect this week as earnings season kicks off? Here are the major reports and news you need to watch. More 

Stocks Break Losing Streak: Here’s What You Need To Know

The stock market's losing streak finally ended after five straight down days amid some economic data and Fed-speak. More