All posts tagged "inflation"
Comparing the US Federal Reserve’s views on jobs and economy
A comparison of the Federal Reserve’s statements from its two-day meeting that ended Wednesday and its meeting Sept. 20-21: RATE HIKE TIMING: Now: The Fed now simply needs just “some” additional evidence that the economy is improving:...
- Posted November 2, 2016
US Consumer Prices Tick Up 0.2 Percent in August
WASHINGTON – U.S. consumer prices edged up 0.2 percent in August as a surge in medical care offset flat readings for food and energy. The result follows an unchanged figure in July. Core inflation, which excludes the...
- Posted September 16, 2016
US Stocks Slip from Records as Investors Sell Safe Picks
NEW YORK – U.S. stocks slid Tuesday as investors continued to sell phone company and utility shares. Energy companies rose with the price of oil, but stocks have been locked in an up-and-down pattern for more than...
- Posted August 16, 2016
US Economy Looks Resilient as Retailers, Industry Surge
On Friday, July 15, 2016, the Federal Reserve reports on U.S. industrial production for June.
- Posted July 16, 2016
US Income Gap Widened Last Year as Top 1 Percent Gained Most
Income for the richest rose twice as fast as it did for the remaining 99 percent of households
- Posted July 1, 2016
Stocks End Week Lower as British Vote Remains Focus
NEW YORK – U.S. stocks closed out a difficult week on a modestly lower note Friday, as investors continued to monitor Britain’s frenzied debate on whether to leave the European Union. The debate took on a new...
- Posted June 17, 2016
LATAM Airlines to Suspend Flights to Venezuela
Lufthansa took same decision over the weekend
- Posted May 30, 2016
Stronger Economy Lets ECB Kick Back, Let Stimulus Work
After years of false starts, Europes economic recovery is finally showing signs it might be the real deal
- Posted May 30, 2016
Eurozone Economic Growth Rate Unexpectedly Doubles
Regains size of 2008 but remains shaky
- Posted April 29, 2016
Raining Money to Spur the Economy? Not as Crazy as It Sounds
May be More Effective than Central Banks Buying Government Bonds from Commercial Banks
- Posted March 25, 2016