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Fed"s George backs further interest-rate hikes, says pace and extent uncertain

Kansas City Fed President Esther George said Thursday she favors continued gradual.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2018

Fed"s Kaplan backs three interest-rate hikes through next June, says outlook uncertain after that

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Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2018

Wall Street lifted by tech stocks; Boeing drags on Dow

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq extended last week's gains on Monday, lifted by technology and financial stocks, as investors waited for the Federal Reserve's policy meeting later this week for further clues on the pace of interest rate hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 18th, 2019

President Trump’s Warnings on Fed Rate-Hike Were On The Mark

FLASH: The Fed has the stock market’s back White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow applauded President Trump’s public pressure on the Fed on the pace of the central bank’s interest-rate hikes. “I’m very gla.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 15th, 2019

U.S. job gains largest in 11 months; unemployment rate rises

U.S. job growth surged in January, with employers hiring the most workers in 11 months, pointing to underlying strength in the economy despite an uncertain outlook that has left the Federal Reserve wary about more interest rate hikes this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 1st, 2019

Peter Schiff: "The Recession Is A Done Deal" Thanks To The Fed"s Rate-Hikes

Via SchiffGold.com, Optimism about a trade deal with China along with increasing expectations that the Federal Reserve will slow the pace of interest rate hikes buoyed the markets last week. This has led many pundits to declare that .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 22nd, 2019

The Fed: Fed’s George, often hawkish, says it might be good time for interest-rate pause

Kansas City Fed President Esther George said Tuesday she’s open to the idea of a pause in interest rate hikes to.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 15th, 2019

Metals Stocks: Gold lifted by weaker dollar as market ponders pace of Fed interest-rate hikes

Gold prices edge up on Wednesday, buoyed by a weaker dollar as the market looks to comments from Federal Reserve officials for hints on the pace of the central bank’s interest-rate hikes this year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2019

Ex-Fed governor urges slower rate hikes, views Trump as ‘noise’

Federal Reserve officials should slow the pace of interest-rate hikes and consider President Donald Trump’s criticism of their tightening campaign as “background noise,” according to former Fed Governor Lawrence Lindsey......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 27th, 2018

Fed hikes interest rates, slows future tightening path

The U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday and said it was keeping the core of its plan to tighten monetary policy intact even as central bank officials said they would likely slow the pace of further rate increases next year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 19th, 2018

Wall Street gains ahead of Fed interest rate decision

U.S. stocks rose more than 1 percent to session highs on Wednesday, ahead of a much-awaited Federal Reserve announcement that investors hope will point to a more moderate pace of future interest rate hikes and spark a year-end rally......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 19th, 2018

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market participants forecast a slower pace of interest rate hikes in the U.S

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market participants forecast a slower pace of interest rate hikes in the U.S Hong Kong stocks rose on Wednesday as market participants forecast a slower pace of interest rate hikes in the U.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 13th, 2018

Fed weighs adopting wait-and-see policy on future rate hikes

Federal Reserve officials are considering whether to signal a new wait-and-see mentality after a likely interest-rate increase at their meeting in December, which could slow down the pace of rate increases next year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 6th, 2018

Fed officials express caution about pace of future hikes

Federal Reserve officials earlier this month appeared on track to raise its key interest rate again in December, but they signaled that the pace of future rate hikes might need to slow given emerging risks to the economy......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 29th, 2018

Wall Street surges on hints of fewer rate hikes, dollar falls

Comments by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell that benchmark U.S. interest rates were "just below" neutral sparked a sharp rally on Wall Street on Wednesday, easing investor worries about the pace of rate hikes by the U.S. central bank next year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 28th, 2018

U.S. stocks rally

Wall Street rallied as investors bet on a moderation in the pace of interest rate hikes after comments from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell. Roselle Chen reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 28th, 2018

Wall Street rallies after Powell says policy rate near neutral

U.S. stock indexes rallied more than 1.5 percent on Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the policy rate was 'just below' neutral, easing worries of a faster pace of interest rate hikes next year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 28th, 2018

Fed"s Clarida more sensitive to data, still backs U.S. rate hikes

The Federal Reserve should be even more attentive to new economic data as its gradual interest-rate hikes edge it ever closer to a neutral stance, the U.S. central bank's second-in-command said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 27th, 2018

Fed’s Harker backs a December pause from interest-rate hikes

Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker on Wednesday said the central bank can take its time raising interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 3rd, 2018

World stock markets on pace for worst week since March as trade, rate hikes weigh

World share indexes limped toward their worst week in almost six months on Friday, with Asia equities hitting a 14-month low and U.S. stocks down in early trading as investors braced for additional trade tariffs and higher U.S. interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 7th, 2018

The Fed: Fed’s Powell plays down risk of overheating, still expects gradual pace of interest-rate hikes

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday he sees no clear sign inflation is accelerating and there does not seem to be an “elevated risk of overheating.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 24th, 2018