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    Fundstrat's Tom Lee, who correctly foresaw big gains in 2016, says the S&P 500 could trade sideways in 2017.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 6- U.S. employment increased less than expected in December but a rebound in wages pointed to sustained labor market momentum that sets up the economy for stronger growth and further interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve this year. Nonfarm payrolls rose by 156,000 jobs last month, the Labor Department said on Friday.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 6- U.S. employment increased less than expected in December but a rebound in wages pointed to sustained labor market momentum that sets up the economy for stronger growth and further interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve this year. Nonfarm payrolls rose by 156,000 jobs last month, the Labor Department said on Friday.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 6- U.S. employment increased less than expected in December but a rebound in wages pointed to sustained labor market momentum that sets up the economy for stronger growth and further interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve this year. Nonfarm payrolls increased by 156,000 jobs last month, the Labor Department said on Friday.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 6- U.S. employers likely maintained a solid pace of hiring in December while raising wages, putting the economy on a path to stronger growth and further interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve this year. The Labor Department's closely watched employment report on Friday will add to data ranging from housing to manufacturing and auto...

  • CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a panel discussion on " The United States and the Global Economic Outlook" hosted by the National Association for Business Economics and the American Economic Association- 2030 GMT. CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans participates in a panel...

  • CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a panel discussion on " The United States and the Global Economic Outlook" hosted by the National Association for Business Economics and the American Economic Association- 2030 GMT. CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans participates in a panel...

  • Jan 5- After the rest of the world underestimated Donald Trump's chances, the Federal Reserve now risks crediting the next president with too much power. The minutes paint a picture of a more hawkish Fed than Janet Yellen portrayed in her remarks following December's 25 basis-point hike. The key shift in thinking is that fiscal stimulus changes the meaning of'...

  • Janet Yellen, chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve, from right. Scott Alvarez, general council with the U.S. Federal Reserve, Stanley Fischer, vice chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, and Jerome Powell, governor of the U.S. Federal Reserve, talk after a meeting of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, Nov. 30, 2015.

    Fed policy-making has had the world upside down with the real risks in the economy largely unappreciated, says Robert Brusca.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 4- U.S. "The broad anticipation was for hawkish thinking in particular with regard to inflation risk," said Jim Vogel, interest rate strategist at FTN Financial in Memphis. That was something that Yellen appeared to downplay in the December press conference, "he said, referring to Fed Chair Janet Yellen.

  • Inside the fed: Doves vs. hawks

    CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at the composition of the Federal Reserve in 2017.

  • John Allison, center, a former chief executive of BB&T Corp, departs with Vice President-elect Mike Pence after a meeting with President elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower New York, November 28, 2016.

    American banks likely will have a new chief regulator soon, with one of the most likely candidates a welcome name to Wall Street.

  • CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a panel discussion on " The United States and the Global Economic Outlook" hosted by the National Association for Business Economics and the American Economic Association- 2030 GMT. CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans participates in a panel...

  • CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a panel discussion on " The United States and the Global Economic Outlook" hosted by the National Association for Business Economics and the American Economic Association- 2030 GMT. CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans participates in a panel...

  • Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's supposed interest in fiscal policy has been exaggerated.

  • A runner passes the Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve building in Washington, D.C.

    One economist explains why the Fed isn't only "constrained" by its own inflation outlook and wage growth, but by the rest of the world too.

  • CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a panel discussion on " The United States and the Global Economic Outlook" hosted by the National Association for Business Economics and the American Economic Association- 2030 GMT. CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans participates in a panel...

  • CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a panel discussion on " The United States and the Global Economic Outlook" hosted by the National Association for Business Economics and the American Economic Association- 2030 GMT. CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans participates in a panel...

  • CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a panel discussion on " The United States and the Global Economic Outlook" hosted by the National Association for Business Economics and the American Economic Association- 2030 GMT. CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans participates in a panel...

  • CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan participates in a panel discussion on " The United States and the Global Economic Outlook" hosted by the National Association for Business Economics and the American Economic Association- 2030 GMT. CHICAGO- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans participates in a panel...