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New Data Shows Federal Reserve Is Causing More Inequality

Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, Back in August, Bloomberg interviewed Karen Petrou about her research on quantitative easing and the Fed's policies since the 2008 fi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 11th, 2018

New Federal Reserve data shows how the rich have gotten richer

It’s been a great 30 years for people who own businesses......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 13th, 2019

"It"s A Wake Up Call": 7 Charts That Clearly Show The Middle Class Is Being Left Behind

New data from the Federal Reserve detailing citizens' net worth shows that the issue of being "left behind" has now spread to all Americans aside from the top 10.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 14th, 2019

Dallas Fed: Texas manufacturing expands amid uncertainty from trade war

While the Texas manufacturing industry continues to expand, uncertainty and negative impacts from tariffs in the ongoing trade war are sources of concern, new data from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas shows. The Dallas Fed's monthly evaluation of .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 2nd, 2018

FOMC holds fed funds rate steady, will "closely monitor" data

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - The Federal Reserve on Wednesday left its short-term fed funds rate unchanged and said it "will closely monitor" the economy in light of growing "uncertainties." The so-called dot-plot projections signaled the.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch12 hr. 56 min. ago

The Fed: Fed holds interest rates steady, will now ‘closely monitor’ data in shift away from ‘patient’ stance

Federal Reserve officials on Wednesday held its benchmark interest rate unchanged but shifted away from its patient stance, saying it was watching data closely and would act as appropriate to sustain the expansion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch13 hr. 41 min. ago

Oil surges on tanker attacks; stocks rise on Fed rate cut expectations

Oil futures rose on Thursday after attacks on two tankers off the coast of Iran, while the U.S. Treasury yield curve steepened and stocks rose following economic data seen as strengthening the case for the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2019

Oil surges on Gulf tanker attacks, Treasury yields fall

Oil futures jumped on Thursday after suspected attacks on two tankers off the coast of Iran, while U.S. Treasury yields edged lower as economic data seemed to strengthen the case for the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2019

Bond Report: Short-term Treasury yields retreat sharply after soft inflation data

U.S. Treasury yields fall Wednesday after the release of anemic inflation data puts pressure on the Federal Reserve to ease monetary policy this year, with market participants fearful of a recession......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2019

Short-term Treasury yields retreat sharply after soft core CPI data

U.S. Treasury yields fall Wednesday as the release of anemic inflation data puts pressure on the Federal Reserve to ease monetary policy this year, with market participants fearful of a recession......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2019

These Bay Area degrees have the highest student debt loads

Student loan debt in the U.S. continues to grow, creating larger burdens on more Americans. According to data from the U.S. Federal Reserve, total student loan debt rose to $1.56 trillion in 2018 with 44.7 million Americans carrying some sort of loa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2019

Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters

European shares followed Asian stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated lower U.S. interest rates when the Federal Reserve meets next week on the back of poor jobs data......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 10th, 2019

U.S. stock futures, Mexico peso gain on U.S.-Mexico deal

U.S. stock futures jumped on Monday after a migration deal between the United States and Mexico late last week to avert a tariff war added to a weak U.S. job data which cemented expectations of Federal Reserve rate cuts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 9th, 2019

Federal Reserve Watch: Markets See Data Driven Fed Lowering Rates

Federal Reserve Watch: Markets See Data Driven Fed Lowering Rates.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJun 9th, 2019

Dow jumps 260 points, posts best week since November

Stocks jumped on Friday, building on strong weekly gains, as weak economic data increased the odds of easier monetary policy from the Federal Reserve......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 7th, 2019

Dow jumps 260 points, posts best week since November

Stocks jumped on Friday, building on strong weekly gains, as weak economic data increased the odds of easier monetary policy from the Federal Reserve......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 7th, 2019

Dow jumps 260 points after weak jobs report spurs rate-cut hopes

Stocks jumped on Friday, building on strong weekly gains, as weak economic data increased the odds of easier monetary policy from the Federal Reserve......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 7th, 2019

Dow jumps 260 points after weak jobs report spurs rate-cut hopes

Stocks jumped on Friday, building on strong weekly gains, as weak economic data increased the odds of easier monetary policy from the Federal Reserve......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 7th, 2019

Dow surges 300 points after weak jobs report spurs rate-cut hopes

Stocks jumped on Friday, building on strong weekly gains, as weak economic data increased the odds of easier monetary policy from the Federal Reserve......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 7th, 2019

Dow surges 300 points after weak jobs report spurs rate-cut hopes

Stocks jumped on Friday, building on strong weekly gains, as weak economic data increased the odds of easier monetary policy from the Federal Reserve......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 7th, 2019

Is the U.S. economy about to contract? Three charts say maybe not

Weak U.S. hiring data led investors to raise bets on Friday the U.S. Federal Reserve will cut interest rates later this year to stave off a recession. Is the U.S. economy really showing signs of rolling over?.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 7th, 2019