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Fed Holds Rates Steady, Signals More Rate Increases Ahead

The Federal Reserve held short-term interest rates steady and offered a mostly upbeat assessment of the economy’s performance, suggesting another rate increase is likely at its next meeting......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 9th, 2018

"Hawkish" FOMC Signals Rate-Hike-Trajectory Unphased By Market Volatility

Amid expectations of a nothingburger FOMC statement, The Fed delivered, leaving rates unchanged and signaling "further gradual rate increases ahead." However, they did note, as Goldman expected, a slight downgrade on business inv.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 8th, 2018

Fed stands pat on rates, signals December hike amid upbeat economic outlook

The Fed held its key interest rate steady at 2% to 2 1/4%. With an upbeat economic outlook, it signaled a likely rate hike at its Dece.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 8th, 2018

Fed holds key interest rate steady, signals another hike likely next month

Federal Reserve officials held a key interest r.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 8th, 2018

Fed signals more gradual rate increases in 2019

Federal Reserve officials say they will continue to raise interest rates. That's according to meeting minutes, cited by The Wall Street Journal. Federal Reserve officials said they will watch for evidence that their moves are keeping economic gro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2018

Dollar holds firm after upbeat data, hovers near nine-month high vs yen

The dollar stood tall against its peers on Friday, hovering near a nine-month high versus the yen, after data reinforced upbeat views about the U.S. economy and backed the Federal Reserve's signal for a steady course of rate increases over the next year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 28th, 2018

Bank of Canada Holds Benchmark Rate Steady

The Bank of Canada held its benchmark interest rate steady at 1.50% as it signaled that the outcome of North American Free Trade Agreement talks could affect the pace of future rate increases......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 5th, 2018

Bank of Canada holds key rate steady, says its "closely monitoring" NAFTA negotiations

REUTERS/Chris Wattie The Bank of Canada kept its benchmark rate unchanged at 1.5% on Wednesday. The central bank has emphasized taking a gradual approach to raising rates. The decision com.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 5th, 2018

USD/CAD Outlook Mired with Mixed Signals Ahead of Canada CPI

DailyFX com Canadian Dollar Talking Points USD CAD holds a narrow range going into the end of the week but updates to Canada s Consumer Price Index CPI may fuel the recent rebound in the exchange rate as the headline reading for inflation is expected to.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqAug 16th, 2018

Bond Report: Treasury yields hold steady after Fed keeps rates unchanged

U.S. government bond yields see muted moves after the Federal Reserve stays the course on monetary policy and emphasizes the strength of the domestic economy, underlining expectations for another two interest-rate increases before the end of 2018......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2018

Federal Reserve Holds Rates Steady, Says Economy Is Strong

The Federal Reserve held short-term interest rates steady and offered an upbeat assessment of the economy’s performance, suggesting another interest-rate increase is likely at its next meeting......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 1st, 2018

Fed holds interest rates steady, clears way for hike in September despite escalating tariff fights

The Fed signaled a rate hike is likely in September by not mentioning trade conflicts, which, if not resolved quickly, could dampen the economy by goosing inflation and hobbling .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 1st, 2018

Fed holds key interest rate steady but signals September hike that could draw Trump"s ire

Federal Reserve policymakers on Wednesday hel.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesAug 1st, 2018

Fed holds interest rates steady, clears way for hike in September

The Fed signaled a rate hike is likely in September by not mentioning trade conflicts, which, if not resolved quickly, could dampen the economy by goosing inflation and hobbling .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 1st, 2018

UK"s May forges ahead with Brexit plan as inflation holds steady

Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain needs to make clear to the EU that it was preparing for a no-deal outcome to the Brexit negotiations. Meanwhile, Sterling has plunged after a possible rate hike next month now looks unlikely. Thuy Ong reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 19th, 2018

Steady As She Goes: Fed Holds Rates But Says Inflation Nearing Its Target

Inflation, the market’s favorite boogeyman, is closer to the Fed’s long-term goal but seems to be under control, the Fed said Wednesday as it kept its target rate unchanged in a range between 1.5 percent and 1.75 percent. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 2nd, 2018

Fed Holds Rates Steady, but Indicates Increases Will Continue

The Federal Reserve held short-term interest rates steady Wednesday and indicated it remains on track to raise them gradually in coming months to keep the expanding economy on an even keel......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 2nd, 2018

Fed Likely on Hold, but Rising Inflation to Be in Focus

Federal Reserve officials are likely to keep interest rates steady at their policy meeting that concludes Wednesday, but it could debate the outlook for rate increases later in the year and what strengthening inflation means for monetary policy......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 2nd, 2018

Powell Says Fed"s Gradual Rate Increases Should Keep Economy Strong

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank’s slow and steady path of raising rates will keep the labor market strong, allow inflation to rise and guard against shocks......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 6th, 2018

Novartis AG (NVS) Not Doing Enough to Attract Smart Money

Concerns over rising interest rates and expected further rate increases have hit several stocks hard since the end of the third quarter......»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkey4 hr. 0 min. ago

Hedge Funds Think This Drugmaker is on the Verge of a Breakout

Concerns over rising interest rates and expected further rate increases have hit several stocks hard since the end of the third quarter......»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyNov 10th, 2018