President Trump’s Stimulus to Boost Economy for ‘at Least’ 3 Years

President Trump’s Stimulus to Boost Economy for ‘at Least’ 3 Years.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 12th, 2018

For the last time: Trump inherited a good economy, and he hasn"t made it better

In the past 45 years, only one president has inherited a better economy than President Trump. The slow and steady recovery that President Barack Obama kick-started with the stimulus has continued into 2018......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 25th, 2018

Capitol Report: Retail sales slump endangers Trump goal of 3% GDP growth

The huge drop in December retail sales may have killed any chance for the U.S. economy to reach 3% annual growth for the first time in 13 years — and deprive President Trump of bragging rights over predecessor Barack Obama......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

Trump Scores Major Victory As "Delinquent" NATO Members Boost Contributions By $100 Billion

NATO states have agreed to increase their defense spending by $100 billion over two years after President Trump went on a fiery tirade last July - calling on .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 28th, 2019

Trump renews dig at Fed, expresses longing for lower interest rates

President Donald Trump on Tuesday expressed longing for the lower interest rates that the Federal Reserve put in place during the 2007-09 recession, saying he could boost the economy if the central bank brought interest rates to zero......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 8th, 2019

The Economy, The Stock Market And The Election

For the last two years President Donald Trump has taken credit for the very satisfactory performance of our economy and of the stock market. Indeed, the president appears to believe that the Dow Jones Average accurately measures our .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 29th, 2018

Exclusive: Trump demands Fed help on economy, complains about interest rate rises

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was "not thrilled" with the Federal Reserve under his own appointee, Chairman Jerome Powell, for raising interest rates and said the U.S. central bank should do more to help him to boost the economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 20th, 2018

Trump demands Fed help on economy, complains about rate hikes

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was "not thrilled" with the Federal Reserve under Chairman Jerome Powell for raising interest rates and said the U.S. central bank should do more to help him to boost the economy......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 20th, 2018

BOJ"s architect of "shock and awe" plots retreat from stimulus

More than five years into a radical plan to boost the world's third-biggest economy, the Bank of Japan sent a message of quiet surrender last week, admitting it couldn't stoke inflation and walking back steps intended to do so......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 6th, 2018

Trump hails growth as one-offs and consumers boost economy

The U.S. economy grew at its fastest pace in nearly four years in the second quarter as consumers boosted spending and farmers rushed shipments of soybeans to China to beat retaliatory trade tariffs before they took effect in early July......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2018

Trump to speak about economy after strong report

U.S. President Donald Trump was set to deliver remarks on the economy at the White House at 9:30 a.m. ET (1330 GMT) on Friday after the Commerce Department said the economy grew at its fastest pace in nearly four years during the second quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2018

Trump signs executive order for American workers

President Trump says nearly two dozen companies are signing his pledge to provide job training and apprenticeship programs as a way to boost the U.S. economy. (July 19)  .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 19th, 2018

‘Wile E. Coyote Is Going to Go Off the Cliff:’ Former Fed Chair Bernanke Is Not Optimistic About the U.S. Economy

“What you are getting is a stimulus at the very wrong moment.” U.S. economic growth could face a challenging slowdown as the Trump Administration's powerful fiscal stimulus fades after two years, according to former Federal Reserve Chairman Be.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 8th, 2018

Capitol Report: Why Trump’s aim to revitalize manufacturing is unlikely to help economy much in long run

President Trump is fighting prevailing trade winds to restore a seemingly bygone golden era for American manufacturers and give the U.S. economy a long-term boost. But he’s probably tilting at windmills, new research suggests......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2018

Iran Accuses US Of Pushing Up Oil Prices

Authored by Irina Slav via, U.S. President Trump has made a deal with some OPEC producers to keep prices high as they support the U.S. economy and boost federal taxes. This is what Iran’s Energy Minister Bijan .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 11th, 2018

New study shows Trump"s massive tariffs will hurt the economy and cost 79,000 US jobs

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters President Donald Trump said his new tariffs on China and metals would boost the US economy. A study by the Tax Foundation found the tariffs will actually hurt the US economy and cost Americans jobs. The st.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 12th, 2018

Trump"s trade war is punishing city"s real estate industry

President Donald Trump’s escalating trade war with China is finally hitting home—Trump’s New York City real estate home. After three consecutive years of Chinese buyers serving as the top foreign... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork13 hr. 40 min. ago

Fables, Fairy Tales, And The Gold Standard

Authored by Erik Lytikainen via, President Trump often tweets about the strength and health of the U.S. economy, and two weeks ago, he tweeted that the U.S. .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 13th, 2019

President Macron to unveil plan to give Europe"s electric battery industry a jolt

France will invest 700 million euros ($790 million) over the next five years into projects to boost the European electric car battery industry and reduce its carmakers' reliance on dominant Asian rivals, said French presidency officials......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2019

The Trump Economy: Job Openings at Record Highs

JOLTS Report: US employers posted the most open jobs in December in 19 years that records have been kept, evidence that the job market is strong despite several challenges facing.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 12th, 2019

Small business confidence falls to more than 2-year low

U.S. small business optimism tumbled last month to its lowest level since President Donald Trump's election more than two years ago amid growing uncertainty over the economic outlook......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2019