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The Fed Is Inclined To Raise Rates Despite Low Inflation

The Fed Is Inclined To Raise Rates Despite Low Inflation.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaOct 12th, 2017

Economic Report: Higher gas prices boost inflation, squeeze paychecks in November, CPI finds

Inflation has picked up lately after a summer lull, all but assuring the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates Wednesday in a widely expected move. The consumer price index rose 0.4% in November, the third big gain in four months......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 13th, 2017

As the Fed Deliberates, Amazon Is Making Its Job More Difficult

Web-driven comparison shoppers are keeping a lid on inflation and weakening retailers’ pricing power, complicating the Federal Reserve’s deliberations on how much and how fast to raise interest rates......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 12th, 2017

The Fed: Fed’s Evans floats idea of waiting until next summer to raise interest rates

Chicago Fed President Charles Evans suggested the central bank hold off from any more rate hikes until next summer and wait for more information about inflation......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 5th, 2017

A Major Risk of Tax Reform: Rising Inflation

Signs of inflation could push the Federal Reserve to aggressively raise interest rates and tip the economy into recession......»»

Category: topSource: barronsDec 2nd, 2017

Fed should continue to raise rates slowly, Williams says

PHOENIX (Reuters) - With falling U.S. unemployment expected to put upward pressure on inflation, the Federal Reserve should keep raising interest rates gradually, San Francisco Federal Reserve President John Williams said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 29th, 2017

Fed Remains on Track to Raise Interest Rates Next Month

Federal Reserve officials remain united in confusion about why inflation is weak but divided about the consequences......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytNov 22nd, 2017

UK Manufacturing Sector Buoyed By Domestic Demand

British manufacturers reported robust growth last month and rising inflation pressures, adding to the chances that the Bank of England will raise interest rates on Thursday for the first time in a decade.The IHS Markit/CIPS manufact.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseNov 1st, 2017

For first time in decade, UK interest rates are due to rise

The Bank of England is on Thursday set to raise interest rates for the first time in a decade in order to keep a lid on inflation, a move that has the potential to hurt the British economy just as it struggles with the uncertainties of Brexit......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 31st, 2017

UK inflation hits 3% - rate hike ahead?

British inflation rose to its highest level in more than five years in September, according to official data that could make the Bank of England more likely to raise interest rates next month. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 17th, 2017

Fed"s Rosengren sees three to four rate hikes next year

The Federal Reserve will probably need to raise interest rates in December and then three of four times "over the course of next year," assuming the U.S. unemployment rate continues to fall and inflation rises, Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren said......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 16th, 2017

Fed on Track to Raise Rates Despite Weak Inflation, Minutes Show

Most Federal Reserve officials believed at their meeting last month that they would likely raise short-term interest rates again this year, though some said their decision would hinge on whether inflation picks up in coming months......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 11th, 2017

Fed"s George say waiting until inflation hits 2% to raise rates would be mistake

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - Kansas City Fed President Esther George said Wednesday that waiting for inflation to hit the central bank's 2% target before further interest rate hikes would be a mistake. "W.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2017

Fed"s rate hikes causing low inflation, Kashkari says

(Reuters) - The Federal Reserve's own actions, not transitory factors, are responsible for weak inflation, a Fed policymaker argued on Monday, and the U.S. central bank should wait to raise rates again until inflation hits its 2-percent goal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 2nd, 2017

Global Economy Week Ahead: Eurozone and U.S. Unemployment, India Rate Decision

This week’s economic calendar features two unemployment readings that will be closely watched as central bankers in Europe and the U.S. aim to raise interest rates and shrink balance sheets even as they puzzle over weak inflation readings......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 1st, 2017

The Fed: Fed’s Bullard sees no need to raise interest rates anytime soon

St. Louis Fed President James Bullard on Wednesday said slow growth and low inflation mean the central bank can hold interest rates steady over the near term......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 27th, 2017

Trading strategies for a falling rupee

Real rupee interest rates would reduce if domestic inflation rises and the RBI doesn't raise policy rates.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 26th, 2017

The Fed: Fed’s Evans warns he may not support another rate hike unless there are ‘clear signs’ of higher inflation

Chicago Fed President Charles Evans said Monday the Fed should not raise rates again until there are ‘clear signs’ of building wage and prices pressures......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 26th, 2017

The Fed: Fed’s Evans won’t support another rate hike until there are ‘clear signs’ of higher inflation

Chicago Fed President Charles Evans said Monday the Fed should not raise rates again until there are ‘clear signs’ of building wage and prices pressures......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 25th, 2017

Wall St. set to open lower after Fed"s hawkish stance

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks looked set to open slightly lower on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve signaled it could raise interest rates for the third time this year despite low inflation and disclosed plans to shrink its balance sheet......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 21st, 2017

Futures flat after Fed signals third rate hike this year

U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve signaled that it could raise interest rates for the third time this year despite low inflation and disclosed plans to shrink its balance sheet......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 21st, 2017