Orders for long-lasting U.S. factory goods were expected to rise 2 percent in August, after falling 1.7 percent a month earlier.
President Donald Trump was not applauding the Fed's decision to raise interest rates Wednesday.
Tax cuts, spending increases and higher interest rates could make it harder to respond to future recessions and deal with other needs.
President Donald Trump defended his administration's conflicts with major trading partners on Tuesday, telling world leaders the U.S. will act in its "national interest."
With less than a week to go before the deadline, the U.S. is ready to move ahead on a new NAFTA-style agreement with or without Canada, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says.
Current U.S. trade policies may be creating volatility in the near term, but will be good for the markets in the long run, Peter Navarro, one of President Donald Trump's top trade advisors, said on CNBC.
The new round of tariffs on Chinese goods will have devastating effects for retail and consumers, Rick Helfenbein, president and CEO of retail trade group American Apparel & Footwear Association, told CNBC on Monday.
Blackstone's Jonathan Gray believes China and the U.S. will eventually reach a trade deal.
he financial markets are not paying enough attention to the escalating U.S.-China trade war, Societe Generale's Lorenzo Bini Smaghi says.
The U.S. is winning the trade war with China in the short term but stands to lose significantly over the long term, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink said Thursday.