Updated August 29 at 7:42am
Economic Activity
1475 results total, viewing 1 - 10
Consumer purchases climbed in July as incomes grew, showing the biggest part of the U.S. economy was off to a good start to the quarter. more
A relief rally swept around the globe, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index capping its biggest two-day gain since 2009 and Chinese shares snapping a five-day losing streak. Oil jumped the most in over six years as the U.S. economy grew more than forecast in the second quarter. more
The recent financial turmoil already is fueling speculation about a fourth round of quantitative easing by the Federal Reserve. Yet the Fed is unlikely to oblige any time soon, nor should it. more
The foreclosure rate for outstanding mortgage loans fell 0.4 and 0.16 percentage points in June from a year earlier in Rhode Island and the Providence-Warwick metro area, respectively, according to CoreLogic. But for both areas, the June rate represented an increase from May figures. more
U.S. stocks rose, following their biggest gains since 2011, amid a rebound throughout global markets and as data showed the economy grew more than previously estimated. more
A relief rally is spreading around the globe, with Chinese shares snapping a five-day losing streak. The dollar strengthened and stocks extended gains after the U.S. economy grew more than forecast in the second quarter. more
(Updated, 10:33 a.m.) Structural repair work has begun on the Cranston Street Armory, one of the properties consistently identified as on more
Mojo Tech LLC and Deepwater Wind LLC have recently expanded their offices at Union Station in downtown Providence. more
AGC Flat Glass, North America Inc., of Alpharetta, Ga., recently sold its property at 575 Currant Road. more
Partner in Markham and DeRentis Associates and chairman of the Providence Redevelopment Authority discusses the current market. more
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 148 | Next »