Saturday, January 18, 2020
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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...

Why Latin American investors aren’t panicking over Argentina’s election

ByArgentine assets suffered Monday after President Mauricio Macri was defeated, as expected, in Sunday's election. But broader Latin American markets have largely shrugged...

Don’t cut rates! Weaken the dollar instead

Getty ImagesThe Federal Reserve is in danger of getting sucked into a foolish race to the bottom with the European Central Bank and...

U.S. federal budget deficit runs at nearly $1 trillion in 2019

By Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump waves as first lady Melania Trump looks on at an event in 2017 at Joint Base Andrews in...

How France gets away with breaking EU rules on its budget...

There are limits to French president Emmanuel Macron's reformist zeal. This is currently illustrated by the yearly replay of a routine as old as...

This unexpected trade-war outcome will send stocks soaring, says Jefferies analyst

A bumper week of earnings may be catching the eye of investors, but trade tensions are never far away.Amazon shares were expected to hog...

This man died and left his wife of 21 years nothing...

ByHappy Thursday, MarketWatchers. Don't miss these top stories:Personal FinanceI was diagnosed with Stage 3 pancreatic cancer in April - should I tell my...

Draghi downbeat on eurozone economy, plays down divisions as he heads...

ByOutgoing European Central Bank President Mario Draghi on Thursday reiterated a gloomy outlook for the eurozone economy, minimized dissent over his successful push...

Draghi leaves ECB in full-blown dovish mode

ECB president Mario Draghi struck an unapologetic note on Thursday in his last press conference before the end of his eight-year term on October...

Treasury yields mostly unchanged after ECB keeps policy rates on hold...

ByU.S. Treasury yields struggled for direction on Thursday after the European Central Bank announced it would keep policy rates unchanged at Mario Draghi's last...