Thursday, August 13, 2020
Tags Employment / unemployment

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U.S. junk bonds fall despite unprecedented Fed stimulus

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Prices of the riskiest U.S. corporate bonds fell on Monday as investors bet that the Federal Reserve's pledge to backstop...

Investors prepare for more market swings as virus spreads in the...

(Reuters) - With one of Wall Street's wildest weeks in recent memory now in the history books, investors are bracing for more uncertainty and...

Take Five: Panic stations

(Reuters) - 1/TAPPING THE FED Recent blowouts in dollar swap prices are a sign economic lockdowns across the world are starting to...

Fed’s economic forecasts to give window into extent of coronavirus fears

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Federal Reserve policymakers have already begun responding to the coronavirus with an emergency interest rate cut and a reopening of...

U.S. weekly jobless claims fall; producer prices weak

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefit unexpectedly fell last week, but could rise in the coming weeks as the...

U.S. Fed cuts interest rates, signals it is on hold

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut interest rates for the third time this year to help sustain U.S. growth despite a...

U.S. government’s annual budget deficit largest since 2012

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government ended fiscal year 2019 with the largest budget deficit in seven years as gains in tax receipts were...

General Motors strike to dent U.S. October job growth

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A strike by General Motors () workers should weigh on U.S. job growth in October, government data showed on Friday. ...

Deeper global slowdown still more likely despite round of rate cuts:...

BENGALURU (Reuters) - A steeper decline in global economic growth still more likely than a synchronized recovery, even as multiple central banks dole out...

U.S. business investment still weak; jobless claims fall

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New orders for key U.S.-made capital goods fell more than expected in September and shipments also declined, a sign that business...