The Economy Is Off to a Hot Start For Last Quarter of 2024

The growth of the U.S. economy appeared to accelerate in October, with both the services and manufacturing sides of the economy growing, an early read of S&P Global surveys of businesses showed Tuesday. The S&P “flash” services-sector index rose to

U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference after a Federal Open Market Committee meeting on September 20, 2023, in Washington, DC. (Chen Mengtong/China News Service/VCG via Getty Images)