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Trump 'Not Thrilled' With Fed's Interest Rate Hikes

President Donald Trump criticized the Federal Reserve’s interest-rate increases, breaking with more than two decades of White House tradition of …

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Trump criticizes Federal Reserve, ignores long-standing wall

By David Lynch | Washington Post<p>President Donald Trump on Thursday said he’s “not thrilled” the U.S. central bank under Fed Chairman Jerome Powell is …

Donald Trump

Cramer Remix: Why it’s vital the Fed raises rates

Jim Cramer explains why Janet Yellen’s call at Wednesday’s Fed meeting could make or break your portfolio.

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Powell expected to dismiss hot-economy talk from Jamie Dimon and Janet Yellen

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is expected later Friday to defend the central bank’s consensus that a gradual rate hike path this year …

Federal Reserve

Despite months of boasts, the ‘Trump Slump’ hits the stock market

When all else failed, Donald Trump had the stock market. No matter how bad the polls looked, no matter how severe the scandals surrounding the White …

Stock Markets

Williams picked as next president of New York Fed

John Williams, currently head of the Federal Reserve's regional bank in San Francisco, has been selected to be the next president of the Fed's New York regional bank, considered the most influential position among the central bank's 12 regional banks.<p>The selection was made by the eligible members …

Business

Jeremy Siegel Interviews Janet Yellen On 'Behind The Markets'

<i>Jeremy J Siegel, Senior Investment Strategy Advisor and Jeremy Schwartz, Director of Research</i><p>Professor Jeremy Siegel had the opportunity to interview …

Federal Reserve

Stocks Continue To Face Volatility

The great bull market in stocks that began in 2016 after an 11.5% drop in the S&P 500 ran into some trouble into a speed bump during the first …

Stock Markets

The New Fed Speaks

On Thursday, March 21, the new Fed Chairman Jerome Powell sat down in front of cameras to answer question after his central bank hiked the Fed Funds …

Business

If Powell Is Angry And Disgusted, That's A Small Positve

<i>By Jeffrey P. Snider</i><p>According to one research company, new Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell was disgusted and angry at his press conference …

Business

The daily business briefing: March 22, 2018

1.<p>Fed raises interest rates for sixth time since financial crisis<p>The Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised its benchmark short-term interest rate by a …

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Much Ado, Nothing New

Many in the financial world had been sitting around waiting. We had a new Chairman of the Fed, after all, and who knew, he might say some something …

Business

Fed Remains In Tightening Mode In March

<i>By Christopher J. Molumphy, CFA Executive Vice President, Chief Investment Officer</i><p>The US Federal Reserve remained in tightening mode at its March …

Federal Reserve

Fed raises rates, keeps forecast for 3 hikes in 2018

WASHINGTON — Citing a brighter economic outlook, the Federal Reserve raised its key short-term interest rate Wednesday but maintained its forecast for a total of three hikes this year amid still-modest inflation.<p>The move is expected to ripple through the economy, nudging consumer and business …

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Federal Reserve Interest-Rate Decision—Live Analysis

Fed's Framework Not Changing For Now, Powell Says<p>The Fed's operating framework is a somewhat obscure issue. Prior to the financial crisis, the Fed used to control rates by buying and selling assets on the fed-fund market. This helped drive up and down the shortest-term interest rate in the U.S. …

The Blind Interviewing The Blind; Or, Bubble Time

At the end of last month, the Brookings Institute hosted a conversation where one of their most distinguished current scholars introduced and …

Business

U.S. Federal Reserve bumps up interest rate, likely 1st of 3 hikes for 2018

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest rates on Wednesday and forecast at least two more hikes for 2018, signaling growing confidence …

Economics

The daily business briefing: March 21, 2018

1.<p>FTC to question Facebook on Cambridge Analytica data access<p>Facebook said Tuesday that the Federal Trade Commission had warned the company that it …

Cambridge Analytica

Fed raises rates, signals confidence in strengthening economy

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO - A police officer keeps watch in front of the U.S. Federal Reserve in Washington<p>By Jonathan Spicer and Jason Lange<p>WASHINGTON …

Economy

US STOCKS-Futures lower ahead of Fed meeting

© Reuters. US STOCKS-Futures lower ahead of Fed meeting<p>* Futures: Dow down 34 pts, S&P 3 pts, Nasdaq off 27 pts<p>By Sruthi Shankar<p>March 21 (Reuters) - …

Stock Markets

Fed lifts rates, signals tougher stance as economy strengthens

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell testifies before a Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing …

Federal Reserve

Powell Must Disregard Kudlow's Loose Policy Siren Song

On Tuesday and Wednesday, Jerome Powell will chair his first Federal Reserve interest-rate-setting meeting. He will do so at a time that Larry …

Economics

Federal Reserve

12:03 PM ET Tue, 3 July 2018<p>A look at today’s Federal Reserve indicates that President Trump might have little resistance to gaining total control of …

Federal Reserve

FOREX-Dollar broadly higher as investors focus on Fed meeting

© Reuters. FOREX-Dollar broadly higher as investors focus on Fed meeting<p>* Traders await fresh clues from Fed on U.S. rates, economy<p>* Euro slips on …

Economics

Struggling To Stay Positive Amid Market Affecting Global Headwinds

Markets are struggling to stay positive given the torrents of potential headwinds. Whether it’s the White House revolving door, an escalation of a …

Rex Tillerson

Do You Dot Plot? Understanding the Next Fed Forecast

It’s probably the most closely scrutinized scatter chart in world financial markets. Every three months since January 2012, the Federal Reserve has …

Asia

Powell's Fed to show policy caution, shun political friction

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell delivers the semi-annual Monetary Policy Report to the House Financial Services …

Economy

8@eight: Global factors to sway ASX

Global factors are set to sway the local bourse and dollar this week as the US Federal Reserve meets for the first time under its new chairman and as …

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