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Wall Street may look no further than its own paychecks for an explanation why the Fed is not likely to raise rates in March.
The U.S. economy is back to normal, the labor market is healthy again and inflation is headed higher, a Fed official said on Tuesday.
Neel Kashkari is president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis and a voting member of the Fed's policy-setting committee.
The dollar rose broadly on Tuesday after two Fed policymakers pointed to the potential for US interest rates to rise next month.
Cleveland Federal Reserve President Loretta Mester said she would be comfortable raising rates at this point if the economy maintained its current pace of performance.
Not only has Trump rejected economic data, he has also repeatedly misstated it.
Instead of a director who can be fired, industry groups have called for a bipartisan five-member commission to lead the CFPB.
Financial advisor Michael Farr preaches caution, citing uncertainty about Washington and slow economic growth.
Gold crept higher as investors opted for the safe haven qualities of bullion due to uncertainty about U.S. and European politics.
The yen rose against major currencies as concerns about the upcoming French elections kindled safe-haven demand for the Japanese currency.
The rise of "economic populism" has come from years of low growth that have "seriously impaired" the global economy, Alan Greenspan says.
Household debt in the U.S. totals a staggering $12.58 trillion, a level not seen since 2008, according to the New York Federal Reserve.
Inflation statistics and Janet Yellen's congressional testimony set the stage for a March hike, Boockvar tells CNBC.
The Fed expected the improvement in U.S. inflation and employment and it is headed on the right path in removing stimulus, Fed Vice Chair Stanley Fischer said.
Gold rose on Thursday as the dollar weakened after a 10-day winning streak.
The dollar headed for a second day of losses on Thursday, falling against the euro, yen and the basket of currencies.
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