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A new Economic Policy Institute report finds that minimum-wage workers earn far less than they need, especially in Washington.
The date for liftoff will matter tremendously, particularly if the central bank decides to move in a month that's likely to be a highly volatile one.
The worst isn't over for the S&P, says Sam Stovall. And here's why September could resemble a B-grade horror movie.
The Fed should get ahead of the fiscal policy risks and increase interest rates in September, former Obama budget director Peter Orszag says.
Veteran fund manager Mark Mobius says the U.S. economic recovery isn't durable enough to warrant a rate risk in September.
U.S. inflation will likely rebound as pressure from the dollar fades, allowing the Fed to hike rates slowly, Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer reveals the high-growth stock he’s got his eye on.
As observers look for signs of when the Fed will hike interest rates, "Fast Money" traders predicted which stocks would benefit.
Jim Cramer goes over the stocks and events on his radar next week. It's all about one event that could trigger another huge selloff.
India's central bank Gov. Raghuram Rajan understands the Fed will have to raise rates at some point, but does it have to be now?
Market volatility aside, the economy is getting stronger and that will give the Fed fodder to hike this year, two strategists said on Friday.
The Fed faces a "very tough" task in normalizing monetary policy, as it has limited tools at its disposal, Nassim Taleb said.
Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer conceded that the recent market volatility will affect the Fed's decision making.
Societe Generale's notoriously bearish strategist Albert Edwards believes there is a high probability that U.S. indexes have already entered a bear market.
Forget a rate hike for 2015, policymakers may have to consider further quantitative easing, Minneapolis Fed's president tells CNBC.
U.S. consumer spending picked up a bit in July as households bought more automobiles, offering further evidence of strength in the economy.
It may be down, but today’s action has “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer questioning whether this sector is really out.
Jim Cramer sees a huge change in attitude toward the Fed that could be behind the rally. Are higher rates still the enemy?
As the Fed's annual policy summit kicked off Thursday, protesters urged the central bank to delay an interest rate hike.
It's not 2008 anymore (when the Fed set its current target for rates). Time for the Fed to normalize rates, says Jack Ablin.