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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

NFI Group Announces 2018 Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year Results and increases Annual Dividend Rate by 13.3%

NFI Group Announces 2018 Fourth Quarter and Full Fiscal Year Results and increases Annual Dividend Rate by 13.3%.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMar 13th, 2019

Fed"s Powell: "Muted" inflation gives room for wages to rise

A rise in productivity last year gives more room for wages to grow without the risk of higher inflation, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said on Thursday, offering another reason why the U.S. central bank can hold off on further rate increases......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2019

Fed minutes: Officials divided over future interest-rate hikes as they plan to bring balance-sheet runoff to an end this year

Federal Reserve officials broke into two camps about future interest-rate hikes, according to minutes of the January meeting released Wednesday. One camp of "several" officials argued that rate increases might be needed only if inflation outcomes w.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 20th, 2019

Fed"s Kashkari says nothing in data justifies raising interest rates further

No aspect of the job, wage, or inflation data are signaling the need for more interest-rate increases at the moment, said Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari on Tuesday. "Right now, I'm not seein.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 15th, 2019

Is Wage Growth a Sign of Looming Inflation?

With the U.S. unemployment rate at its lowest level in decades, how much should Americans worry about rampant inflation as workers begin to see real increases in their paychecks?.....»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 15th, 2019

Canada Inflation Decelerates on Slump in Gasoline Prices

Canada’s annual inflation rate decelerated sharply in November on lower gasoline prices. The pullback on price increases likely gives the Bank of Canada further reason to hold off on further rate rises in the immediate future......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 20th, 2018

The Fed"s No. 2 on Rate Hikes and Inflation

A stalled inflation rate, an unfinished jobs recovery, and rising productivity could lead to fewer interest rate increases than previously anticipated, says Fed Vice Chairman Richard Clarida......»»

Category: topSource: barronsNov 29th, 2018

Fed Vice Chairman: Strong Growth Supports Continued Rate Rises

Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida endorsed the central bank’s plans to gradually raise interest rates and highlighted reasons why stronger economic growth might not lead to an inflation upturn that requires more aggressive rate increases......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 26th, 2018

Fed vice chair says some further rate increases warranted

New Federal Reserve vice chair Richard Clarida on Thursday said he'd support "some further" increase in interest rates as the best way to nurse the current U.S. recovery along while guarding against any jump in inflation......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 25th, 2018

Trump says Fed moving too fast on interest rate increases

President Donald Trump said the Federal Reserve is moving too fast with interest rates increases, dismissing concerns about inflation......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 9th, 2018

Trump says Fed moving too fast on interest rate increases

President Donald Trump said the Federal Reserve is moving too fast with interest rates increases, dismissing concerns about inflation......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 9th, 2018

Atlanta Fed"s Bostic: Rate hikes can continue for several more quarters

There may be room for the U.S. jobs market to improve further without pressure on inflation, an argument for the Fed to be patient as it considers further rate increases, Atlanta Federal Reserve bank president Raphael Bostic said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 13th, 2018

Consumer Prices Moderate After Run-Up Earlier in 2018

Consumer-price pressures began to moderate in August after a buildup in inflation through much of the year, a positive signal for workers who have seen bigger paychecks largely eaten by price increases......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 13th, 2018

This Sector Gains Prominence In Low Vol ETFs

With the Federal Reserve's plans for multiple interest rate increases widely known heading into 2018, it wouldn't have been surprising to see the rate-sensitive real estate sector lag. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 21st, 2018

UK inflation rises for first time in 2018, pay sqeeze continues

Britain's inflation rate picked up for the first time this year in July, leaving many British households still feeling squeezed by prices that are still rising at about the same pace as their salaries. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 15th, 2018

Rising U.S. Consumer Prices Are Eroding Wage Gains

The gains follow months of steady increases that have pushed up the inflation rate to the highest level in years. Overall prices are up 2.9% over the past 12 months, a rate last exceeded in early 2012......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 10th, 2018

Inflation Pressures Ease But Trucking Rate Increases Push To Record Highs

Data on pro.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 9th, 2018

August 2018 Bank Of England Rate Rise: Impact On Inflation, Markets And Recession Risk

August 2018 Bank Of England Rate Rise: Impact On Inflation, Markets And Recession Risk.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaAug 7th, 2018

Bond Report: Treasury yields bounce after Fed keeps rates unchanged

U.S. Treasury yields climb Wednesday after the Federal Reserve stayed the course with its monetary policy plan and emphasized the strength of the domestic economy, affirming expectations that a further two rate increases are in store in 2018......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2018