Sales of trucks at some dealerships jumped by more than 30 percent in December.
Economists call for greater thrift, less dependence on foreign oil, and a closer watch on Wall Street.
Two habits of the best investors: knowing your limits and cultivating curiosity.
Most of the president-elect’s picks seem poised for easy votes – with a few exceptions.
But as he prepares to leave the White House, he also opens up more on mistakes and disappointments.
He aims to expand access to the remaining $350 billion in TARP funding.
They'll need a dash more discipline and a measure of humility, analysts say.