U.S. construction spending unexpectedly fell in November, held back by a drop in government outlays and by less money spent by businesses on projects other than homes. Constru ..
The U.S. manufacturing sector slowed in December to its lowest rate of growth since last January, and a gauge of employment sentiment fell, an industry report said on Friday. ..
New year, same bear market: U.S. oil prices dropped 1% on Friday as concerns over high global supplies, and tepid demand cascaded into 2015. ..
The euro started 2015 with another downward lurch, hitting a 4-1/2 year low against the dollar on clear indications that the European Central Bank will soon embark on outright ..
The financial world anticipates the Federal Reserve will begin raising interest rates this year. Yahoo Finance Senior Columnist Michael Santoli says while we may know the reas ..
The global economy ended 2014 in a fragile state as factories struggled to maintain growth across Europe and Asia, business surveys showed, adding to pressure on central banks ..
The U.S. stock market is expected to enjoy a "just right" environment. It sounds too good to be true, but then again so did 2014's stock market. ..
U.S. markets kick off the first day of 2015 after Wednesday's selloff and as European stocks are in the red following weak manufacturing data. ..
A senior member of Angela Merkel's party warned the European Central Bank not to pour money into Greece and other struggling euro zone states through bond purchases, sayi ..
Russia's 2014 oil output hit a post-Soviet record high average of 10.58 million barrels per day , rising by 0.7 percent helped by small non-state producers, Energy Minist ..