Friday, January 24, 2020
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The Fed’s next rate decision can’t hide the fact that stocks...

ByThe "Fed model" won't help you position your portfolio in response to the Federal Reserve's interest-rate decision later this week.I'm referring to the...

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...

Gold ends below $1,500 as stocks rally ahead of this week’s...

By Gold futures declined Monday, with strength in the U.S. stock market fueling the precious metal's settlement below the psychologically important level of...

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...

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...

Gold tops $1,500, on track for highest finish in two weeks

By Gold prices climbed above the key $1,500 mark on Thursday to mark their highest finish in about two weeks, as a monthly...

Meet the lonely economist who thinks the Fed might just leave...

By BloombergDiane Swonk is the chief economist at Grant Thornton LLP in Chicago.Economists who are known for sometimes not agreeing about the time...

This central banker got more than he bargained for when he...

We're accustomed to seeing Hollywood A-listers and chart-topping pop stars open themselves up to questions from adoring fans. But it marked a first when...

Here’s why the Fed’s balance sheet expansion is focusing on short...

ByWhen Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said this week that the central bank would expand its $3.7 trillion-sized balance sheet, he added the asset...