Thursday, April 9, 2020
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5 things to watch for when Fed meets on Tuesday and...

With a recession this year now more likely than not, economists see the Federal Reserve as an ambulance racing down the road with the...

The economy is in for tough times, but here’s a roadmap...

So what next? When does the U.S. economy start to return to normal after the shutdowns resulting from the coronavirus epidemic? Here's the optimistic...

The European coronavirus response must be a solution, not more stigma

When European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde said that closing sovereign borrowing spreads wasn't her job, she was fighting the last war. The financial...

History says stock market unlikely to be rescued by emergency interest...

Stock-market bears say the coronavirus pandemic is a problem central bankers are ill-equipped to fix. History suggests the U.S. stock market may take a...

Fed cuts rates for third meeting in a row, signals pause

By BloombergFed Chairman Jerome Powell said monetary policy 'is in a good place.'The Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate for the third...

Can the stock market march higher without the promise of more...

ByLarge-capitalization U.S. stocks have hit a new high this week, and significant credit for this feat can be given to the Federal Reserve....

U.S consumer confidence stabilizes in October as China trade tensions ease,...

By Getty Images The numbers: Americans remained fairly confident in the economy in October as trade tensions with China died down and stocks...

Bond investors confident of Fed rate cut this week but pare...

ByIf the Federal Reserve cuts interest rate for the third time this year on Wednesday, don't expect further easing on the cards. That's the...

Get ready for a jolly holiday season, and maybe a stock-market...

By Getty ImagesBah humbug? Not this year, according to one analysis.Financial markets have been relatively placid over the past few weeks, making it...

Why would the Fed cut interest rates a 3rd time in...

ByIs three the magic number for Wall Street? We'll soon find out. Only a few think that Jerome Powell & Co. will not...