The stock market has risen to the highest level since February. So it was expected by all the economists that there should be an increase in consumer spending.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch)�U.S. stocks closed with modest gains Friday in light trading, building on weekly and monthly advances, as largely upbeat U.S.
Warren Buffett, chairman and chief executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway Inc., smiles during a Bloomberg Television Interview in New York.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Brazil's economy, once an emerging-market darling, fell into recession, according to government data released Friday, as millions of new middle class citizens tightened their belts and further dampened a credit-driven spending spree.
Uber, Lyft, and similar car-sharing services are facing a raft of proposed regulations. The companies have earned devoted followings since their smartphone-ordered rides first hit the scene.