Thursday, August 18, 2022

All posts tagged "Fed"

  • US Stocks End Mixed, Lower, Amid Drug Company Rout

    Investors Await Fed Meeting for Insights into State of Global Growth, Future Moves

    • Posted March 15, 2016
  • A Modest Gain for Stocks Keeps a 4-Day Winning Streak Alive

    Job Numbers Indicate Economy Doing Fairly Well

    • Posted March 4, 2016
  • IMF Seeks Contingency Plans for Vulnerable Global Economy

    WASHINGTON — The International Monetary Fund said Wednesday that the global economy is “highly vulnerable” to adverse shocks and urged the United States and other major governments to prepare contingency plans that could be rolled out quickly...

    • Posted February 24, 2016
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  • Minutes Show Fed Worried by Global Turmoil

    WASHINGTON – Federal Reserve policymakers expressed growing concerns at their meeting last month about potential threats to the U.S. economy, including turbulence in financial markets, plunging oil prices and slowing growth in China and other emerging markets....

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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  • The Big Uh-Oh: Global Economy Shaky and Cavalry may not Come

    WASHINGTON – Eight years after the financial crisis, the world is coming to grips with an unpleasant realization: serious weaknesses still plague the global economy, and emergency help may not be on the way. Sinking stock prices,...

    • Posted February 16, 2016
  • US Stocks slide further on Global Economic Worries

    Jitters over the global economy and steep declines in bank stocks knocked U.S. stocks lower for the fourth day in a row Thursday. The slide in the U.S. followed large losses all around the world and left...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • Questions Grow over Banks as Profit Warnings Pile Up

    PARIS – Questions are growing over the financial health of banks, particularly in Europe and the U.S., as they face a toxic mix of low economic growth, bad loans and squeezed earnings. France’s Societe Generale became Thursday...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • Yellen: Too Early to Determine Impact of Global Developments

    WASHINGTON – Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen cautioned Thursday that global economic pressures pose risks to the U.S. economy but said it’s too soon to know whether those risks are severe enough to alter the Fed’s interest-rate...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
  • Q&A: Assessing Yellen’s Concerns about Economy and Markets

    WASHINGTON – What’s likely keeping Janet Yellen up at night? Everything from market volatility to weak overseas growth to a high-priced dollar that’s made U.S. exports pricier and imports cheaper, judging from the Fed chair’s testimony Wednesday...

    • Posted February 11, 2016
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  • An Early Rally in Stocks is Mostly Gone by the Closing Bell

    The Federal Reserve’s latest signals on interest rates gave U.S. stocks a lift for much of Wednesday, but the rally didn’t last. A sell-off in the final minutes of trading knocked the Dow Jones industrial average and...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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