Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Tags Interest rates / policy

Tag: interest rates / policy

Third quarter could mark turning point in U.S. profit cycle

NEW YORK (Reuters) - As investors prepare for U.S. corporations to report financial results next month, they could look past recent sluggish growth and...

Hong Kong Aug home prices drop for third month, steeper declines...

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong private home prices fell for the third straight month in August, according to government data released...

Stocks inch higher as investors downplay escalating trade war

(This September 30 story has been refiled to correct company name in paragraph 11 to "Amundi" from "Amundi Pioneer") By David Randall NEW...

Snapback to higher bond yields? At least five years, strategists say

BENGALURU (Reuters) - A return to significantly higher yields will take longer than previously thought, according to a Reuters poll of fixed-income strategists who...

Fed’s Harker opposed last rate cut, says officials should ‘hold firm’...

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank President Patrick Harker said in New York on Friday he opposed the central bank's September rate...

Stocks approach record as Fed soothes Wall Street’s fears

(Reuters) - The S&P 500 approached a record high on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve signaled potential interest cuts later this year, reassuring investors...

Global stocks gain, dollar weakens after Fed signals possible rate…

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A gauge of global stock markets strengthened on Wednesday, bolstered by gains on Wall Street, and benchmark U.S. Treasury yields...

Fed sees case building for interest rate cuts this year

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday signaled interest rate cuts beginning as early as July, saying it is ready to battle...

For Fed’s Powell, a gap with markets and Trump may need...

WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO - (Reuters) - Bond investors expect an aggressive set of U.S. interest rate cuts this year, and a voluble president pines for...

Draghi’s stimulus hints put ECB in Trump’s crosshairs

SINTRA, Portugal (Reuters) - The European Central Bank will ease policy again if inflation fails to accelerate, ECB President Mario Draghi said on Tuesday,...