• Dollar firms after Fed chair's upbeat remarks, global stocks gain

    3 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The U.S. dollar rose on Tuesday against a basket of major currencies following an upbeat economic assessment from the head of the U.S. Federal Reserve, while world stocks climbed as a heavy week of corporate earnings also kicked into gear.
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  • Wall St. climbs on Powell comments, earnings

    3 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street stocks rose on Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average posting its fourth consecutive session of gains after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell expressed an optimistic U.S. economic view and solid earnings bolstered the outlook for a robust reporting period.
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  • The Nasdaq hits an all-time high after upbeat Powell testimony

    The Nasdaq hits an all-time high after upbeat Powell testimony

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Stocks rose Tuesday, with the Nasdaq hitting an all-time high, after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell offered an upbeat outlook on the economy in a testimony before Congress. The dollar and Treasury yields rose.
    Here's the scoreboard:
    Dow Jones industrial average : 25,121.83 +57.47
    S&P 500 : 2,812.76 +14.33
    Nasdaq: 7855.12 +49.39
    Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said the central bank should keep "gradually" raising rates "for now." In a testimony before a Senate committee, he highlighted a "considerably stronger" economy and seemed to downplay growing trade tensions.
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  • Wall St. ends up on Powell comments, earnings

    3 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday and the Dow posted its fourth consecutive session of gains, as Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell expressed an optimistic U.S. economic view and solid earnings bolstered the outlook for a robust reporting period.
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  • Federal Reserve chair: Decline in worker share of national economy ‘very troubling'

    3 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    Federal Reserve Chair Jerome H. Powell expressed optimism wages would soon increase for U.S. workers.
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