Economy

News about the state of the economy

Egg on their Face(book)

Facebook faces some serious questions after the IPO backfired because of last minute volume and price changes

Earnings Clear a Low Hurdle

Although the financial press obsesses over whether a company will meet, beat, or miss earnings expectations, revenue estimates may bear closer scrutiny

Gas Pump Pain Blame Game

With rapidly expanding economies in China, India, Brazil, and Russia, the world demand for oil continues to rapidly push upward.

Are the BRICs Crumbling?

Consumers are more optimistic about the short-term outlook for the economy, job prospects, and their financial situation.