Home prices in 20 U.S. cities rose at a faster pace than projected in the year through March, reflecting a limited number of available properties on the market.
WASHINGTON—Demand for big-ticket manufactured goods fell last month, but underlying figures suggest business investment is slowly starting to pick up.
While the possibility that Greece could default on a €1.6bn repayment owed to the International Monetary Fund in June is dragging down sentiment across the rest of Europe, Greek stocks are enjoying a buoyant day.
Currency traders are flocking to the greenback as fears abound over Greece's shaky finances. This caused the U.S. dollar to power to a one-month high against several currencies on Tuesday.
The online retailer gave in to pressure and started paying taxes in several countries across Europe this week. Previously, it had only paid taxes in Luxemburg.