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8:37 a.m. Nov. 18, 2019 - By Andrea Riquier
For municipal defaults, booms are just as dangerous as busts Local governments see new residents needing services now, while future generations who must service the debt are far-offA regional Fed working paper demonstrates that boom times can cause local governments to expand borrowing too much, making them just as dangerous as periods of economic deterioration
8:28 a.m. Nov. 6, 2019 - By Greg Robb
Fed’s Evans: Economy might not need any more interest rate cuts Outlook is ‘quite good’ and economy ‘quite resilient’, Chicago Fed president saysThe U.S. economy might not need any more interest rate cuts, said Chicago Fed President Charles Evans on Wednesday.
5:42 a.m. Nov. 5, 2019 - By Greg Robb
Fed’s Barkin says recession is not imminent Richmond Fed President worried ‘we could talk ourselves into one’Absent shocks, a recession is not imminent, said Richmond Fed President Thomas Barkin on Tuesday.
9:14 a.m. Oct. 16, 2019 - By Greg Robb
Fed Beige Book reports ‘slight’ growth in some regions Business downbeat in U.S. Midwest and Great Plains, Fed finds findsThe U.S. economy was barely growing in some regions of the country, according to the Federal Reserve’s anecdotal report on business conditions collected in the Beige Book.
5:11 a.m. Oct. 8, 2019 - By Philip van Doorn
The hottest stock-market sector in the past year beats technology and real estate Utility stocks have not only soared during the past 12 months, they have also measured up well over the long haulUtility stocks have not only soared during the past 12 months, they have also measured up well over the long haul.
11:15 a.m. Oct. 2, 2019 - By Greg Robb
Fed’s Barkin says now might be time for caution Richmond Fed president says he’s ‘hopeful’ expansion will continueWith all the uncertainty about the outlook, it might be a good time for the U.S. central bank to be cautious, said Richmond Fed President Thomas Barkin on Wednesday.
11:14 a.m. Oct. 2, 2019 - By Greg Robb
Fed’s Williams, downplaying recession fears, says ‘outlook very favorable’ New York Fed president says baseline forecasts positive despite a mixed picture from trade and geopolitical tensionsNew York Fed President John Williams on Wednesday downplayed recession fears, saying the baseline economic forecast remains positive.
3:30 a.m. Sept. 7, 2019 - By Andrea Riquier
Central bankers now know: hang together or most assuredly hang separately Central Bank coordination has morphed into co-dependencyThe Federal Reserve has cut rates because of a darkening global outlook, which will prompt the European Central Bank to cut rates, which will prompt the Bank of Canada to cut rates, and on and on.
11:18 a.m. Aug. 27, 2019 - By Greg Robb
Fed’s split over whether to cut discount rate in July Discount rate seen as proxy vote for Fed interest-rate policyThe 12 Fed regional bank boards were evenly split in July about a cut in the rate on emergency loans, according to meeting minutes released Tuesday.
8:48 a.m. Aug. 9, 2019 - Barrons.com
Larry Jeddeloh Sees U.S. Interest Rates Falling to Zero Larry Jeddeloh, editor of the Institutional Strategist and founder of research firm TIS Group, talks about his outlook for the U.S.-China trade war, whether President Donald Trump will win re-election, and Europe’s tech scene.
4:47 a.m. July 31, 2019 - By Caroline Baum
How to read between the lines of the Fed’s rate-cut statement Powell’s Fed likely to be cautious and vague in signaling future movesThe only suspense regarding this week’s Federal Reserve meeting, is what the Fed will say about future actions.
8:00 a.m. July 11, 2019 - By Greg Robb
Fed’s Powell says U.S. economy was hit by ‘confidence shock’ — it has only partly recovered Some confidence returned as Fed has ‘stepped forward,’ Powell saysFed Chairman Jerome Powell says the Fed wants the expansion to continue ‘as long as possible’.
9:41 a.m. June 5, 2019 - By Jeffry Bartash
Economy grew at a ‘moderate pace’ in late spring, a more upbeat Fed Beige Book finds China tariffs, tight labor market are biggest worries, Fed saysThe U.S. economy expanded at “a modest pace overall” from April to mid-May, but growth was partly held in check by labor shortages and worries over tariffs on China, according to the Federal Reserve ”Beige Book.
10:00 a.m. May 26, 2019 - Barrons.com
Costco, Gap and More Stocks to Watch This Week In a short week ahead for the markets investors will see earnings from Costco, Gap, and Dollar General. The Federal Housing Finance Agency will also release its House Price Index for March.
5:04 p.m. May 24, 2019 - Barrons.com
Blue Apron Is Planning a Reverse Split. Here’s What It Might Mean. The meal-kit provider struggling with a rock-bottom share price has said it wants shareholders to vote on a reverse stock split. What does that mean and what’s the risk?
2:00 a.m. March 19, 2019 - Barrons.com
The Dollar Tree Stock Rally Has Stalled. But 1 Insider Is Buying. Lemuel E. Lewis, a former chairman of the board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, has just bought $100,000 of the discount retailer’s stock.
10:00 a.m. Jan. 20, 2019 - Barrons.com
It’s a Big Week for Earnings, With More than 50 Companies Releasing Results Fourth-quarter earnings season is in full swing, with 55 S&P 500 components releasing results in just four days this week.
2:45 p.m. Jan. 18, 2019 - Barrons.com
The Government Is Closed Until Further Notice The longest government shutdown in U.S. history seems certain to continue. What could break the deadlock? Unfortunately, a disaster.
10:00 a.m. Dec. 23, 2018 - Barrons.com
Consumer Confidence, Christmas Closings and Other Things for Investors to Watch This Week It’s a quiet week on Wall Street. U.S. markets shut early for Christmas Eve on Monday, while bourses around the world will be closed for Christmas on Tuesday. No major companies release earnings this week.
3:19 p.m. Dec. 21, 2018 - Barrons.com
Wall Street Bloopers Analysts stocks predictions missed the mark in 2018
12:19 p.m. Dec. 10, 2018 - Barrons.com
Stocks End in the Black Because Yo-Yos Go Up, Too The market rebounded from the deep losses seen Monday morning, leaving all three major indexes in positive territory by the end of the day.
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