Americas

The FINANCIAL -- Americans' propensity to eat at restaurants is little changed from a decade ago. Sixty-one percent of U.S. adults recently reported they ate dinner at a restaurant at least once in the past week, similar to the 60% found in 2008. The rate was a bit higher before the 2007-2009 recession, including 66% in ...

The FINANCIAL -- After reaching a nine-year high in the third quarter, the Wells Fargo/Gallup Investor and Retirement Optimism Index rose further in the fourth quarter to its highest point since ...

The FINANCIAL -- Asked about the state of the nation over the past eight years, Americans say the U.S. gained ground in four of 19 policy domains, and they say it lost ground on 14 and held steady on ...

The FINANCIAL -- As businessman Donald Trump prepares to become the nation's 45th president, Americans continue to express more concern about the threat big government poses to the U.S. than big ...

The FINANCIAL -- Even most Democrats want Donald Trump to succeed as president, but voters are far less confident that things will play out that ...