• World stock markets mostly dip on Fed views on rates

    28 days ago - By Chron

    BANGKOK - Stock markets mostly dipped on Thursday on the news that some policymakers at Federal Reserve think interest rates should continue to be raised until they are slightly restrictive.
    KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX shed 0.1 percent to 11,704 and the CAC 40 in France gained 0.4 percent to 5,163. Britain's FTSE 100 was down 0.1 percent to 7,048. The future contracts for the Dow Jones industrial average and for the S&P 500 were both down 0.4 percent.
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  • Dollar steadies as Fed minutes weigh on stocks, yuan

    29 days ago - By Reuters

    The dollar held near a one-week high on Thursday and stocks were mixed after minutes showing the Federal Reserve may favor more rate hikes next year.
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  • Futures slip after Fed minutes signal more rate hikes

    29 days ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock futures fell on Thursday after the Federal Reserve's minutes showed policy makers broadly agreed on the need to raise interest rates further, fanning concerns that triggered a brutal selloff last week.
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  • Dollar stands tall, stocks fall after hawkish Fed minutes

    29 days ago - By Reuters

    The dollar rose to a one-week high on Thursday and stocks edged lower after signs that the Federal Reserve will keep raising interest rates through 2019 undermined a bounce in world markets.
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  • Is The Federal Reserve Trying To Sabotage Trump? Stocks Fall Again As Investors Are Rattled By Fed Comments

    Is The Federal Reserve Trying To Sabotage Trump? Stocks Fall Again As Investors Are Rattled By Fed Comments

    29 days ago - By The Economic Collapse

    Could it be possible that the Federal Reserve is attempting to influence the outcome of the upcoming midterm elections? Just weeks before Americans will go to the polls, the Fed has been making headline after headline with talk about interest rate hikes. And they very well understand that interest rate hikes will rattle investors and slow down the economy. In fact, every Fed rate hiking cycle since 1957 has ended in either a stock market crash or a recession. So could the Federal Reserve be doing this on purpose in order to sabotage Donald Trump and the Republicans? Nobody is really asking...
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