CPI Eyed as Policy Makers Question December Hike

US Inflation Data Could Hold the Key to December Fed Rate Hike .....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseOct 13th, 2017

Jerome Powell says Fed likely to hike rates in December

At his confirmation hearing Tuesday, Jerome Powell, President Trump's pick to lead the Federal Reserve, said policy makers will likely lift interest rates higher at the central bank's meeting next month......»»

Category: topSource: cnnNov 28th, 2017

Market Snapshot: U.S. stock benchmarks book record trifecta as Fed minutes strike cautious tone

All three main U.S. stock benchmarks close at records on Wednesday after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s September meeting suggested caution among policy makers on the next interest rate hike which the market had widely expected in December......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2017

US Jobs Report: More Bad News For Fed Hawks

Is Another Rate Hike This Year Still Warranted? If Federal Reserve policy makers were already starting to question the need for another rate hike this year – and the pace thereafter – then this week’s data won’t have made them feel any more co.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseSep 1st, 2017

Volatility Ramps Up Ahead of NFP

Will NFP Cast Doubt on December Rate Hike? The US economy has been debated all year by policy makers, market commentators and investors everywhere as people have tried to anticipate the path of monetary policy and what impact that will have on the markets.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseOct 6th, 2016

Powell says strong outlook to prod Fed to review rate-hike path

Jerome Powell opened the door to the Federal Reserve raising U.S. interest rates four times this year as he acknowledged strengthening economic growth and inflation may prompt policy makers to rethink their plan for three hikes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 27th, 2018

Bulgaria Question Brings the EU"s Identity Crisis into Focus

European Union policy makers are set to face soon a decision on whether Bulgaria can join the common currency—and their response will have broader implications about the EU’s future than many policy debates in Brussels......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 25th, 2018

These Tech ETFs Dispel Rate Hike Fears, Hit 52-Week High

Three tech ETF areas were unaffected by rising rate hike fears. The latest Fed minutes reflected the increased confidence of policy makers in U.S. inflation and the need to raise rates faster in 2018, espec.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytFeb 23rd, 2018

US Tax Reform to Guide Markets Ahead of Holidays

Fed hiked as expected with ECB and BoE keeping monetary policy untouched The USD will finish the week mixed against major pairs. The much awaited December rate hike came, but with no further guidance the US dollar remain.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseDec 15th, 2017

Key takeaways from Federal Reserve"s December policy meet

This was the third rate hike this year with the Fed sticking to its projection for three rate increases next year, while keeping a close look at inflation data......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 14th, 2017

U.S. stocks little changed after Fed minutes

U.S. stocks were little changed after the Fed minutes from the latest policy meeting underlined expectations for a rate hike in December. The minutes show that top officials also expressed more alarm about.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 22nd, 2017

Market Extra: Turkish central bank struggles to stabilize falling lira as Erdogan bashes policy makers

The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey implements a back door interest rate hike on Tuesday in an effort to calm the spiraling Turkish lira and spiking bond yields as it faces criticism from the nation’s president over tight monetary policy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 22nd, 2017

Currencies: Dollar holds modest gain as Fed signals December rate hike remains on track

The U.S. dollar stabilizes against its rivals on Wednesday following the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy statement, with the central bank calling the U.S. economy “solid,” leaving the door open to a widely expected December rate increase......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 1st, 2017

Fed Minutes Validate December Rate Hike: Top 5 Gainers

The Fed, at the September policy review, kept rates unchanged at their current range of 1% to 1.25%, while predicting one final rate hike in 2017 and three more in 2018 .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytOct 12th, 2017

The Fed: December rate hike not automatic, minutes of last month’s meeting show

Federal Reserve officials said a December rate hike was not a slam dunk, minutes of the last month’s policy meeting show.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2017

Fed Leaves Interest Rates Intact; Market Puts Odds on December Hike

Say goodbye to the easy money policy that the Federal.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 20th, 2017

Bond Report: Treasury yields jump after Fed signals support for another rate hike in 2017

Treasury prices fall, pushingup yields across the board after Federal Reserve policy makers signal they expect another rate rise in 2017......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 20th, 2017

Wall Street drops as CPI data boosts December rate hike odds

CPI data is the last to be released before the Fed's Sept 19-20 policy meeting.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 14th, 2017

BoE May Hike Rates Within Months

The Bank of England said policy makers may see the need to reduce stimulus in the near future as it kept the benchmark inte.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseSep 14th, 2017

The Fed: Fed’s Dudley shows no signs of wavering from support for December interest-rate hike

New York Fed President William Dudley on Thursday renewed his support for gradual interest-rate hikes, a sign he is willing to tighten policy again this year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 7th, 2017

Fed: Portfolio cuts "relatively soon," December rate hike less certain

Members of the Federal Reserve's policy-setting committee expect to start the clock on shrinking its $4.5 trillion portfolio......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 16th, 2017