Russia: Strong Budget Surplus Means Less Borrowing

Russia: Strong Budget Surplus Means Less Borrowing.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaOct 12th, 2018

Why your budget will feel the Fed"s next rate hike

That increase is likely coming this week, and it means a slew of borrowing costs will become more expensive.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 12th, 2018

Why your budget will feel the Fed"s next rate hike

That increase is likely coming this week, and it means a slew of borrowing costs will become more expensive.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 12th, 2018

Economic Preview: Jobs report expected to point to better hiring — and increased interest rates

A fresh pile of evidence this week is certain to show the U.S. economy is still strong and that it’s a great time to find a job. But what that really means is the cost of borrowing for consumers and businesses is going up again soon......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 25th, 2018

Russia Deploys Exotic New Weapon: A "Budget Surplus"

Authored by John Rubino via, The price of oil is rising, which is obviously good news for those who sell it to the rest of us. Russia in particular seems to be e.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 14th, 2018

China"s Exports Slowed in November, but Surplus With U.S. Grew

Chinese exports slowed unexpectedly last month as demand weakened in most markets, except in the U.S. where strong growth in imports put China on track to post another record trade surplus......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 9th, 2018

Buy Costco (COST) Stock Before Earnings, After Kroger"s Beat?

Does Kroger's strong quarter, along with solid results from the likes of Walmart (WMT) and others means investors should consider buying Costco (COST) stock ahead of its quarterly earnings r.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytDec 6th, 2018

What China’s Current Account Deficit Means For Investors

Quietly, without much notice among investors, China’s current account surplus, as large as 10% of gross domestic product (GDP) a decade ago, has shifted to a deficit this year. As discussed in a new report by Bank.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkDec 6th, 2018

Maryland releases new star ratings of public schools. Here"s who came out on top.

Baltimore's County's Eastern Technical High School and Howard County's River Hill High School are the best high schools in Greater Baltimore, according to new data from the Maryland State Department of Education. That means they showed strong perfor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2018

Futures Movers: Oil wavers after recent rally in lead-up to expected Saudi-Russia output cut

Oil futures see mixed trading Tuesday, with U.S. prices making moves in either direction, after a strong start to the week on bullish optimism ahead of an OPEC meeting that is increasingly expected to result in a production cut......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 4th, 2018

Oil drops; losses limited by hopes of OPEC, Russia output cut

Oil prices edged lower on Friday due to concerns of oversupply and a strong dollar but losses were limited by expectations that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Russia would agree some form of production cut next week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 30th, 2018

Italian government indicates willingness to amend budget

Italy's government borrowing costs are easing — a sign of investor relief — after the government indicated it is considering changes to the draft budget rejected by the EU's executive body......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 27th, 2018

Holiday expenses threatening to gallop out of control? Smart ways to rein in your budget

Keeping the holiday joyous and less stressful means keeping a firm rein on our spending. Here's what we do, as well as smart frugal tips from o.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 22nd, 2018

Italy"s Big Budget Is Taking a Toll on Business

Company loans are becoming more costly after the government’s generous spending prompted investors to demand higher risk premiums on Italian bonds, raising banks’ borrowing costs......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjNov 22nd, 2018

Greece: Creditors approve U-turn on pension cuts

Greece's bailout creditors have approved a request by the country to scrap pension cuts planned in 2019 after the country delivered a strong budget performance......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 21st, 2018

Record U.S., Russia and Saudi oil production means supply well outstrips global demand: IEA

The U.S., Russia and Saudi Arabia are pumping crude at record levels, causing global supply to significantly outrun demand, a monthly update from the International Energy Agency shows Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2018

Glut of cranberries in Wisconsin means 25% of crop could be discarded

A surplus of cranberries will result in about 25 percent of the crop being discarded, even spread on fields as fertilizer, to protect growers’ pri.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 9th, 2018

Fed leaves rates unchanged, says U.S. economy strong

The U.S. Federal Reserve held interest rates steady on Thursday but remained on track to keep gradually tightening borrowing costs, as it pointed to a healthy economy that was marred only by a dip in the growth of business investment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 8th, 2018

Dow Drops 100 Points as Apple, Payrolls Too Much to Bear

A strong jobs report means the Fed will keep hiking, while Apple’s fall has weighed on the indexes. The market may also be overly optimistic about trade......»»

Category: topSource: barronsNov 3rd, 2018

Treasury Department Will Introduce New Five-Year Security in 2019

The Treasury Department said it would introduce a new five-year security in 2019 and increase debt auctions over the next two months, as swelling budget deficits and a shrinking Federal Reserve portfolio increase the government’s borrowing needs......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 31st, 2018

Market Extra: Investors want to hear Mario Draghi’s answer to this question about Italy and the ECB

Italy’s budget battle with the European Union means it won’t be business-as-usual for European Central Bank President Mario Draghi when he holds a news conference Thursday following a meeting of monetary policy makers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 24th, 2018