Jennifer Barrett

Recent Articles By The Author

Consumer Confidence Falls to Lowest Level in More Than a Year

Durable goods also dropped to its lowest level in six months.

Oil Jumps Amid Supply Fears

Heating oil and natural gas prices rose as well.

Update: Industrial Production Dips 0.1%, While Inventories Inch Up

The figures reinforce expectations that the Federal Reserve Board will leave interest rates alone.

Update: Retail Sales Slow to 0.1% Growth

A drop in auto sales depressed the data.