Consumer Spending

Keller @ Large: New England Businesses Not Hiring, Consumers Not SpendingWhich do you want first? The good news coming out of the Federal Reserve’s latest survey of New England business? Or the bad news? I'll give you both.
Last Week Of The Year: State Of The Economy 2011 is almost gone. Time seems to slip through my fingers like sand; a year ago I sat in this very spot and talked about the economy.
Before The Bell - Housing Starts And Jobs Numbers StaleWBZ News Radio's Bob Gough, in for Financial Editor Dave Caruso, reports lackluster new home starts and jobs numbers are affecting consumer moods and spending negatively.