Sunday, September 27, 2020
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Trump praises Fed’s surprise interest-rate cut, saying market should be ‘thrilled’

President Donald Trump on Sunday night praised the Federal Reserve's surprise move to cut interest rates to near zero, just a day after he...

Fed, not waiting until meeting, slashes rates to zero and restarts...

The Federal Reserve on Sunday threw in the proverbial kitchen sink to lessen the expected blow to the U.S. economy from the coronavirus.In a...

European Central Bank announces fresh stimulus in response to coronavirus outbreak...

tThe European Central Bank kept its interest rates on hold but launched a fresh stimulus package in response to coronavirus. tThe central bank launched...

Fed cuts rates for third meeting in a row, signals pause

By BloombergFed Chairman Jerome Powell said monetary policy 'is in a good place.'The Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate for the third...

Why the Fed needs to keep chopping interest rates, according to...

ByIt's Fed day, and the overwhelming (but not universal) consensus is that the U.S. central bank will cut interest rates by a quarter-point...

Can the stock market march higher without the promise of more...

ByLarge-capitalization U.S. stocks have hit a new high this week, and significant credit for this feat can be given to the Federal Reserve....

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...