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Fed’s Bullard Warns Yellen On Credibility, Sticks With Forecast “One Hike In Next 2.5 Years”
What are the odds rates go negative in the next downturn?
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Not Much To Headline GDP Revisions; Major Revisions Of Corporate Profits
Since the FOMC declared risks “balanced” and heading toward “overheating” in late 2014, economic growth as measured by GDP has instead decelerated and noticeably so.
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S&P 500 Snapshot: A Modest Loss Follows The Jackson Hole Drama
The S&P 500 opened higher, rallied with the opening of her speech, and then sold off sharply during with Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer's suggestion that a couple of rate hikes this year were possible.
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E Toto, We're Not In Kansas Any More
What can the story of the Wizard of Oz tell us about our economic condition?
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Global Company News: Tata Motors, Virgin Money, Gemalto
The list includes: Tata Motors, Virgin Money, Gemalto.
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Yellen Plays Both Sides Again; Market Doesn't Trust Her
The market had spent weeks ahead of the Jackson Hole, Wyoming speech by Yellen before making any type of move that included some volatility and a try higher with some force. The thinking was different depending on who you asked.
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Fatal Consequences: One Way Or Another, The Credit Boom Will Go Bust
Central bank policies have caused corporations to tap too deeply into credit lines as well as to allocate capital in unproductive ways. Every single corporation? Of course not.
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Dollar Emerges As Winner After Yellen’s Speech – Is It Justified?
Janet Yellen said the case for a rate hike has strengthened, but also added the usual cautionary words. The dollar advanced, dropped and eventually emerged as a winner.
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Visualizing GDP: An Inside Look At The Q2 Second Estimate - August 26, 2016
The increase in real GDP in the second quarter primarily reflected positive contributions from personal consumption expenditures (PCE) and exports.
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The Precious Metals Sector And The Fed
How Federal Reserve statements may affect markets, and why the precious metals markets are due for a correction?
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