• More Evidence That Home Price Growth is Slowing

    FNC reported that its Composite 100 index was up 8 percent in June compared with the same month a year ago; the year-over-year increases for the index have been slowing since peaking in February at 9.4 percent, which was the highest rate since 2006.

    National 12 August 2014 12:52
  • The Time Bomb Ticks Louder

    There was more uncertainty and inconclusiveness on Capitol Hill on Tuesday as the putative date of default (Thursday) got very close indeed.

    National 17 October 2013 15:53
  • Retail Sales Eke Out Gain

    The Census Bureau reported that U.S. retail and food services sales for June were $422.8 billion, an increase of 0.4 percent from the previous month.

    National 16 July 2013 14:12
  • Bad News, Good News from Euro-Zone

    Recent economic news from Europe has been in part discouraging, but (remarkably) there have been some relatively optimistic stories lately as well.

    National 19 February 2013 14:18