There will not be a recession this year despite a slowdown in economic activity worldwide, a top executive at Carlyle Group told CNBC Wednesday.
U.S. economic growth was better than expected as 2018 came to a close, with GDP rising 2.6 percent, according to a first estimate the Commerce Department released Thursday.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday raised hopes that the United States and China would settle their trade dispute ahead of a March 1 deadline as negotiators met to wrap up the latest round of talks.
Strategists at two of Wall Street’s biggest firms are downplaying the risks posed by a looming earnings recession for corporate America, saying weakness among megacaps is masking broad-based profit growth.
For all the palpitations that the trade war between the U.S. and China will knock out their economies, it is Europe that increasingly looks like the biggest threat to global growth.
Oil prices have struggled to rally above $64 a barrel since last quarter's sharp pullback, but Goldman Sachs believes crude futures could break out in the coming months.
National debt for the first time passed $22 trillion this week — a big, scary number that really doesn't pose much of a threat now but threatens to in the future.
by Chris Combs The below attached article titled "Latest Warning Sign for Markets: A Possible Earnings Recession" needs further explanation. If earnings projections are being revised down by analysts, why has the stock market continued to recover? The downward revision in full year 2019 S&P 500 EPS is mostly the result of a decline in