Sales were better than expected this past Black Friday, but will it last till Christmas?
12/01/2008 12:00 am
Prices have dropped by half in a few months, and could go lower still.
11/20/2008 12:00 am
An interest-rate move Wednesday could make some loans cheaper than at any time since 2003.
10/28/2008 01:00 am
Prices below $4 a gallon could help carmakers and back-to-school retailers.
07/28/2008 01:00 am
If the decline continues, it could buoy consumers, retailers, and carmakers.
07/26/2008 01:00 am
The month of May had the sharpest increase in the US unemployment rate in 22 years.
06/09/2008 01:00 am
A $10 increase in the price of a barrel of oil can lower GDP by about 0.2 percent.
05/27/2008 01:00 am
As the summer driving season gets under way on Memorial Day weekend, hotels, retailers, and even churches are running promotions to help consumers with high gasoline prices.
05/23/2008 01:00 am
The high cost of oil and gasoline could act as a tax on consumers and undercut the government's stimulus plan.
02/21/2008 12:00 am
The price may hit $3.50 a gallon this spring because of problems obtaining alkylates.
02/12/2008 12:00 am