The Conference Board's report on consumer confidence in September, released earlier this week, caught forecasters by surprise once again.
Thanks to the Trump tariffs on Chinese goods, the CEO of America’s last remaining manufacturer of flatware expressed optimism that his business would benefit greatly.
In the first six months of 2018 alone, American companies have called back $465 billion of untaxed corporate earnings from abroad.
A month after Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro imposed a mandatory 60-fold wage increase, nearly 40 percent of all Venezuelan stores have closed.
Obama told the college students at the University of Illinois that the booming economy we are now experiencing is his work, not Trump's. But as John Adams once said, "Facts are stubborn things," and the facts contradict Obama's brazen claim.
The trade tariff strategy being implemented by Trump involves patience. For this group of American companies, their patience is wearing thin.