united states economy

US shares rise as 'fiscal cliff' deal passes

US shares rise as 'fiscal cliff' deal passes

Dow Jones industrial average up a hefty 223 points on Wall Street

Congress makes deal, avoids fiscal cliff

Congress makes deal, avoids fiscal cliff

US congress has finally come to an agreement on the budget crisis

Democrats and Republicans on the 'fiscal cliff'

Democrats and Republicans on the 'fiscal cliff'

Negotiations underway to prevent fiscal cliff

US downfall from fiscal cliff crisis may affect Australia

US downfall from fiscal cliff crisis may affect Australia

Fiscal cliff crisis will be serious jolt to global economy

Hopes turn to Fed as US slows

Hopes turn to Fed as US slows

Slow growth in the US puts pressure on the Fed

Dollar sinks, stocks to fall

Dollar sinks, stocks to fall

The dollar is sinking and stocks are set to slide.

US economy to stay in top gear

US economy to stay in top gear

US interest rates will stay at rock-bottom levels for another three

US economy keeps rolling

US economy keeps rolling

US economy keeps rolling

US confidence rebounds

US confidence rebounds

Consumer confidence in the US has rebounded

Fed promises to focus on jobs

Fed promises to focus on jobs

Fed Chairman promises to tackle unemployment

US Business investment on the rise

US Business investment on the rise

THE world's largest economy expanded strongly in the third quarter.