One measure of how the U.S. economy continues to exceed expectations is the Economic Surprise Index published by Citigroup, which is used to measure how the economy compares to those expectations. At the moment at least, it reflects the ebullience reported elsewhere.
Correspondent Alex Newman was invited to the event, and sat down with Robert Kiyosaki to talk about the economy.
Investors in high-yield bonds issued by small fracking companies are getting nervous.
After doing “some research,” Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh changed her mind and her position on a bill that would raise the city's minimum wage to $15 an hour, saying instead that “I am vetoing this bill.”