Wells Fargo& Co. Chief Executive John Stumpf said Tuesday the economy is healing, five years after the bank purchased Wachovia Corp. in the midst of a global financial meltdown.
Americans tend to be a lot more bullish about their economic prospects if they like the guy in the Oval Office. And it may have little to do with their personal economic reality.
The index of leading economic indicators rose in October, suggesting economic sectors are holding up into year-end, according to data released Wednesday.
U.S. employers added 203,000 jobs in November, pushing the unemployment rate down to 7%.
Federal Reserve officials should stop worrying and learn to love the recent drop in the U.S. jobless rate.
Another 99 weeks of jobless insurance won't create more jobs.