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The Fed Still Follows The Market On Interest Rates Not Vice Versa

We need to put to bed once and for all the .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 14th, 2017

Tipping point: What is modified duration?

If the modified duration is low, the net asset value (NAV) of the debt fund responds less to a change in interest rates, and vice versa.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 20th, 2017

Fed"s Departing Vice Chair On Stocks, The Federal Debt And Transparency

Stanley Fischer says that despite record highs in the stock market — boosted by the Fed's low interest rates — he doesn't see a bubble. But he says the U.S. debt could be a problem if .....»»

Category: topSource: nprOct 11th, 2017

Interest Rates Down, Stocks Up and Vice Versa

By Become a Better Investor    Since 1987 short-term rate fell 91% to 0.5% Long-term rate fell 62% to 3.0% Falling .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 12th, 2017

How Interest Rates Affect Time Preference - And Vice Versa

How Interest Rates Affect Time Preference - And Vice Versa.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaDec 30th, 2016

Asian stock markets rise amid belief that US Fed would go slow on increasing interest rates

All Asian stock market indices were trading higher on Tuesday (18 October) with the Shanghai Composite up 1.17% at 3,076.80 as of 6.24am GMT. This followed comments by Fed vice-chair Stanley Fischer which led traders to believe that the US central bank wo.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 18th, 2016

Fed"s Fischer says tighter labor market pushing up wages

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve should avoid raising interest rates too much, Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said on Tuesday, adding that gains in U.S. incomes are a sign that workers are benefiting from a tighter labor market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 27th, 2016

Blackstone"s Wien sees a market correction on the way

Wall Street legend Byron Wien talks market correction, the economy and interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 23rd, 2018

Barron"s Roundtable: Bright Outlook for Stocks

Global growth and rising profits should keep the bull market humming. But keep an eye on interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: barronsJan 20th, 2018

Economic And Market Consequences Of Rising Interest Rates

Economic And Market Consequences Of Rising Interest Rates.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJan 18th, 2018

The Strange Case Of The Falling Dollar - And What It Means For Gold

Authored by Alt-Market's Brandon Smith via Birch Gold Group, Trillions of dollars in uncontrolled central bank stimulus and years of artificially low interest rates have poisoned every aspect of our financial system......»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 13th, 2018

What the Bond Market Turmoil Really Means

For stock investors, the direction of interest rates seems to matter less than the point where we stand in the cycle......»»

Category: topSource: barronsJan 13th, 2018

Barron"s Roundtable: Bright Outlook for Stocks

Global growth and rising profits should keep the bull market humming. But keep an eye on interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: barronsJan 13th, 2018

Markets Fall on Weak Jobs Data, Bond Jitters

Jobless claims and interest rates are on the rise. That’s a recipe for stock market losses. Major indices closed lower on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: investingdailyJan 10th, 2018

Interest Rates Appear To Be On The Cusp Of Breaking Out Against A Multi-Decade Long Bear Market - What Are The Implications For Investors?

Interest Rates Appear To Be On The Cusp Of Breaking Out Against A Multi-Decade Long Bear Market - What Are The Implications For Investors?.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJan 9th, 2018

Economics Has What The Humanities Need (And Vice Versa)

In recent years, various scholars have revisited Adam Smith, finding much more in his work than the homo economicus obsession with self-interest. That effort raises important questions — specifically, how might economists i.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 3rd, 2018

Tax reform expected to make housing more affordable?

Digital Risk co-founder Jeff Taylor on the impact of tax reform and rising interest rates on the housing market......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 3rd, 2018

It"s Time to Embrace the Reality of Rising Volatility

Equity volatility has remained persistently low. But with central banks raising interest rates, it’s time to trade greater market turbulence......»»

Category: topSource: barronsDec 24th, 2017

5 Quality Dividend ETFs Crushing the Market on Tax Reform

While a rise in interest rates would diminish the attractiveness of dividend stocks, investors are chasing these on optimism surrounding the biggest tax overhaul in decades. While a rise in interest rates would diminish the att.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytDec 20th, 2017

As Expected, Fed Raises Rates, Also Ups GDP Forecasts

Yes, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) did what nearly everyone who pays attention to interest rates expected today: It stepped up the overnight rate that banks charge each other by a quarter-point, to a range of 1.25% to 1.50%. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 14th, 2017

China"s Central Bank Raises Market Rates Hours After Fed Move

The People’s Bank of China followed a U.S. interest-rate increase with one of its own to blunt the effect of the Federal Reserve move on the Chinese economy......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 14th, 2017