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Fed"s Harker Says Inflation Will Determine Whether There Are Three or Four Rate Increases in 2018

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker said Thursday that the direction of inflation is the key determinant of how many rate increases he will support in 2018......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

Bond Report: 2-year Treasury yield posts largest weekly climb in three weeks

Treasurys held their ground on Friday after one measure of inflation on Thursday shows prices weren’t rising at a pace that might prompt the Federal Reserve to adopt a more aggressive path of rate increases in 2018 than anticipated......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 11th, 2018

5 Dividend Growth ETFs to Fight Trade & Inflation Fears

Get quality exposure by investing in these dividend growth ETFs and fight trade war and inflation concerns. The year 2018 has been anything but smooth so far for the stock market. First, rising rate concerns in the late January-early Februa.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJul 16th, 2018

U.S. Consumer Price Increases Are Eating Away Worker Wage Gains

U.S. consumer prices rose for a third straight month in June, eating away at sluggish wage growth and sending inflation to its highest rate in more than six years......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

U.S. inflation steadily firming; labor market strong

U.S. consumer prices barely rose in June, but the underlying trend continued to point to a steady buildup of inflation pressures that could keep the Federal Reserve on a path of gradual interest rate increases......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2018

Investors Bet on Higher Rates as U.S. Inflation Firms

Investors’ bets that the Fed will deliver a fourth interest-rate increase in 2018 touched their highest levels this year on Wednesday, as the intensifying trade spat between the U.S. and China threatens to add to mounting inflation pressures......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

Outside the Box: Inflation headlines hide the real story — price increases aren’t widespread, and they’re not caused by the Fed

Popularly called “inflation,” it conjures images that prices generally rose 2% or that the increase was due to monetary causes (primarily federal funds rate and Fed’s balance sheet) controlled by the FOMC. Is that true? Not really......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2018

Interest Rate Outlook: U.S. Inflation Should Peak This Summer, Resulting In One More 2018 Hike And Then A Pause

Interest Rate Outlook: U.S. Inflation Should Peak This Summer, Resulting In One More 2018 Hike And Then A Pause.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 8th, 2018

Monthly job growth comes in stronger than expected

U.S. job growth increased more than expected in June as manufacturers stepped up hiring, but steady wage gains pointed to moderate inflation pressures that should keep the Federal Reserve on a path of gradual interest rate increases......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 6th, 2018

U.S. job growth underscores economy"s strength, tariffs a threat

The U.S. economy created more jobs than expected in June, but steady wage gains pointed to moderate inflation pressures that should keep the Federal Reserve on a path of gradual interest rate increases this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 6th, 2018

Job growth strong, but unemployment rises to 4 percent

U.S. job growth increased more than expected in June as manufacturers stepped up hiring, but steady wage gains pointed to moderate inflation pressures that should keep the Federal Reserve on a path of gradual interest rate increases......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 6th, 2018

Job growth strong, but unemployment rises to 4 percent

U.S. job growth increased more than expected in June as manufacturers stepped up hiring, but steady wage gains pointed to moderate inflation pressures that should keep the Federal Reserve on a path of gradual interest rate increases......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 6th, 2018

Instant View: U.S. June payrolls gain more than expected

U.S. job growth increased more than expected in June as manufacturers stepped up hiring, but steady wage gains pointed to moderate inflation pressures that should keep the Federal Reserve on a path of gradual interest rate increases......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 6th, 2018

U.S. job growth strong; unemployment rate rises to 4 percent

U.S. job growth increased more than expected in June as manufacturers stepped up hiring, but steady wage gains pointed to moderate inflation pressures that should keep the Federal Reserve on a path of gradual interest rate increases......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 6th, 2018

The Fed: Fed hikes interest rates and increases expectations of 2018 increases

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised its benchmark interest rate and signaled it now sees a total of four increases this year, up from three rate hikes forecast in March......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 13th, 2018

Why your inflation rate won't match the Consumer Price Index: A Foolish Take

Think you see bigger price increases for food, shelter, medical care, transportation and/or energy than the government's numbers suggest? Here's why.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 22nd, 2018

Strong dollar hits Asian share markets, oil surges

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares skidded on Tuesday as a strong dollar sapped demand for emerging market assets while surging oil prices stoked concerns about a flare-up in inflation and faster U.S. interest rate increases......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 22nd, 2018

Asian shares stumble as dollar strengthens, oil surges

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares skidded on Tuesday as a strong dollar sapped demand for emerging market assets while surging oil prices stoked concerns about a flare-up in inflation and faster U.S. interest rate increases......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 22nd, 2018

Interest Rate Outlook: Falling U.S. Inflation May Become A Fed Concern By Late 2018

Interest Rate Outlook: Falling U.S. Inflation May Become A Fed Concern By Late 2018.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaMay 17th, 2018

Fed's Mester reiterates support for gradual US rate increases - CNBC

CNBCFed's Mester reiterates support for gradual US rate increasesCNBCThe Federal Reserve should continue its gradual approach to raising interest rates given that inflation has not yet reached t.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMay 14th, 2018

New Flyer Announces 2018 First Quarter Results and Increases Annual Dividend Rate

New Flyer Announces 2018 First Quarter Results and Increases Annual Dividend Rate.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMay 9th, 2018