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2019: World Economy Is Reaching Growth Limits; Expect Low Oil Prices, Financial Turbulence

Authored by Gail Tverberg via Our Finite World blog, Financial markets have been behaving in a very turbulent manner in the last couple of months. The issue, as I see it, is that the world economy is gradually shifting f.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 12th, 2019

The Fed: Fed jettisons 2019 rate-hike plans as economy slows and inflation softens

With growth slowing and inflation soft, Federal Reserve officials now expect to raise its benchmark interest rates once over the next three years, according to a forecast and policy statement released Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 20th, 2019

Powell Affirms Patient Approach to Interest-Rate Changes

Fed chief Jerome Powell said the central bank is in no rush to move rates while officials assess the impact on the economy of slower global growth and financial-market turbulence......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 27th, 2019

Oil hovers near 2019 highs amid OPEC cuts

Oil prices hovered around 2019 highs on Thursday, bolstered by OPEC-led supply cuts and U.S. sanctions on Venezuela and Iran, but were capped by slowing growth in the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 21st, 2019

Oil hovers near 2019 highs amid OPEC cuts, but economic slowdown weighs

Oil prices hovered close to 2019 highs on Thursday, bolstered by OPEC-led supply cuts and U.S. sanctions on Venezuela and Iran, but were prevented from rising further by slowing growth in the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 21st, 2019

Oil ticks over near 2019 highs amid OPEC cuts, but economic slowdown applies brakes

Oil prices hovered close to 2019 highs on Thursday, bolstered by OPEC-led supply cuts and U.S. sanctions on Venezuela and Iran, but were prevented from rising further by slowing growth in the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 20th, 2019

Strong third-quarter results for ATB Financial reflect challenges of Alberta economy

EDMONTON, Feb. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Third-quarter results for ATB Financial show strong growth in revenue and a net income of $51.8 million for the quarter ending December 31, 2018, after accounting for loan loss prov.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 12th, 2019

IMF fears trade war and weak Europe could trigger sharp global slowdown

The International Monetary Fund on Monday cut its world economic growth forecasts for 2019 and 2020 due to weakness in Europe and some emerging markets, and said failure to resolve trade tensions could further destabilize a slowing global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2019

IMF cuts global growth outlook, cites trade war and weak Europe

The International Monetary Fund on Monday cut its world economic growth forecasts for 2019 and 2020, due to weakness in Europe and some emerging markets, and said failure to resolve trade tensions could further destabilize a slowing global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2019

Oil edges down as slowing China economy undermines markets

Oil prices edged lower on Monday, echoing a weaker tone on global stock markets after evidence that economic growth in China, the world's second-largest crude consumer, eased in 2018......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2019

Oil falls as slowing China economy dents markets

Oil prices fell on Monday, in line with weaker stock markets after evidence that economic growth in China, the world's second largest crude consumer, eased in 2018......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2019

Oil reaches 2019-high on strong China crude use, but economic slowdown looms

Crude prices rose to their highest so far in 2019 on Monday after data showed refinery processing in China, the world's second-largest oil consumer, climbed to a record last year despite a slowing economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2019

Oil rises to 2019 highs on strong China demand despite economic slowdown

Oil prices rose to their highest for 2019 on Monday after data showed refinery processing in China, the world's second-largest oil consumer, climbed to a record in 2018, despite a slowing economy last year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2019

U.S. crude gains, slowing global economy challenge oil market in 2019: IEA

U.S. oil production growth combined with a slowing global economy will put oil prices under downward pressure in 2019, challenging OPEC's resolve to support the market with output cuts, the International Energy Agency said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 18th, 2019

Fed sees falling oil prices slowing state growth in 2019

The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas released its annual projections for the state of the Texas economy on Tuesday, saying that it expects the economy to shrink compared to last year in large part because of falling oil prices.   Keith Phillips, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2019

Metals Users PMI Points To Falling World Growth And Lower Prices In 2019

Metals Users PMI Points To Falling World Growth And Lower Prices In 2019.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJan 15th, 2019

China To Lower 2019 GDP Growth Target As Fears Of Economic Slump Intensify

As more signs of stress in the world's second-largest economy emerged during the latter hal.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 11th, 2019

Capitol Report: Inflation nightmare on Main Street? Hardly. Easing prices take pressure off economy

Maybe inflation isn’t a big hazard to the economy after all. Here’s why inflation is likely to remain low in 2019 and keep U.S. growth chugging along......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 11th, 2019

Global Growth to Lose Momentum This Year, World Bank Says

The World Bank cut its forecasts for global growth in 2019 and 2020, citing a worsening set of factors from trade tensions to financial-market instability to currency challenges in a number of emerging markets......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 9th, 2019

World Bank sees "darkening prospects" for 2019, global economy to slow to 2.9%

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 8th, 2019

World stocks nurse a New Year"s hangover as growth worries persist

World shares started 2019 on a downbeat note, oil prices and bond yields slid, and the Japanese yen strengthened on Wednesday as data from China to France confirmed the picture of a global economic slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 2nd, 2019