Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Tags Monetary / fiscal policy / policy makers

Tag: monetary / fiscal policy / policy makers

As Fed policymakers comb data, few decisive signals on outlook

SAN FRANCISCO/ WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal Reserve policymakers on Friday signaled they are on high alert for signs that uncertainty over trade policy and...

Fed should keep cutting rates despite jobs number: U.S. trade adviser...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House Trade Adviser Peter Navarro said in a television interview on Friday the low U.S. unemployment rate and...

‘Sahm Rule’ enters Fed lexicon as fast, real-time recession flag

BOSTON (Reuters) - Astronomers get to name comets and biologists get to name species, but come up with something cool in economics and you...

Easing concerns about U.S. economy lift equity markets

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A report showing a modest increase in U.S. jobs lifted world equity benchmarks broadly on Friday, restoring calm after one...

Fears of U.S. slowdown weigh on stocks; bonds rally

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Weak economic data in the United States and Europe weighed on global stock benchmarks on Tuesday, sending investors into safe-haven...

White House trade adviser Navarro calls China delisting report ‘fake news’:...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House trade adviser Peter Navarro on Monday dismissed reports that the Trump administration was considering delisting Chinese companies...

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...