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  • Here are three things that may happen in the event of an official bear market

    The question is, how will 2017 react to a bear market? Here are three major things 'Fast Money Halftime Report' trader Josh Brown predicts will happen.

  • Workers make brackets for Chevrolet Express Vans at VIA Motors in Orem, Utah.

    The number of openings was at 5.7 million on the last business day of the month, the monthly JOLTs report said.

  • Bear

    Financial advisor Josh Brown suggests a dozen outcomes of a new-era bear market.

  • Meanwhile, a fall in oil prices drove the Australian dollar and Canadian dollar to new lows.

  • PALO ALTO, May 6- San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President John Williams on Saturday reiterated his view that the U.S. central bank should begin trimming its massive balance sheet later this year, in part so the Fed has more tools at the ready when the next recession hits. The program, also used by central banks in Europe and Japan, was deeply unpopular among U.S....

  • For former Wall Street banker Kevin Warsh, who served as a Fed governor at the time of the financial crisis, the economic recovery is characterized by bloated central bank balance sheets, financial risks, and a hidebound institution that needs new approaches. Warsh, a Wall Street lawyer by training rather than one of the Phd economists who have come to dominate...

  • For former Wall Street banker Kevin Warsh, who served as a Fed governor at the time of the financial crisis, the economic recovery is characterized by bloated central bank balance sheets, financial risks, and a hidebound institution that needs new approaches. " Warsh, a Wall Street lawyer by training rather than one of the Phd economists who have come to dominate...

  • For former Wall Street banker Kevin Warsh, who served as a Fed governor at the time of the financial crisis, the economic recovery is characterized by bloated central bank balance sheets, financial risks, and a hidebound institution that needs new approaches. Warsh, a Wall Street lawyer by training rather than one of the Phd economists who have come to dominate...

  • For former Wall Street banker Kevin Warsh, who served as a Fed governor at the time of the financial crisis, the economic recovery is characterized by bloated central bank balance sheets, financial risks, and a hidebound institution that needs new approaches. " Warsh, a Wall Street lawyer by training rather than one of the Phd economists who have come to dominate...

  • James Bullard

    "We've delayed a little bit too long in reducing the size of the balance sheet," St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard said.

  • Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference in Washington, March 15, 2017.

    Solid jobs growth gives the Fed ammunition and the Trump agenda a lift, says Gerald O'Driscoll.

  • NEW YORK, May 4- U.S. The labor cost number was higher than expected, which is giving people the belief that wages are going up, said Charles Comiskey, head of Treasuries trading at Bank of Nova Scotia in New York. yield 2.36 percent, their highest since April 10, and up from 2.31 percent late on Wednesday.

  • Will the Fed hike in June?

    Richard Fisher, former Dallas Fed president, discusses whether the Fed should hike in this market environment.

  • **YOKOHAMA, Japan- Asian Development Bank President Takehiko Nakao opens annual general meeting. STOCKHOLM- Swedish Central Bank Deputy Governor Per Jansson gives a speech about "the latest repo rate decision and the current economic situation" 0800 GMT. TOKYO- People's Bank of China Deputy Governor Gang Yi and Indonesian Finance Minister Sri Mulyani...

  • **YOKOHAMA, Japan- Asian Development Bank President Takehiko Nakao opens annual general meeting. STOCKHOLM- Swedish Central Bank Deputy Governor Per Jansson gives a speech about "the latest repo rate decision and the current economic situation" 0800 GMT. TOKYO- People's Bank of China Deputy Governor Gang Yi and Indonesian Finance Minister Sri Mulyani...

  • Former Fed governor Randy Kroszner says the uncertainty has not bothered the stock markets so the Fed may have a similarly positive view about U.S. growth.

  • Janet Yellen

    Danielle DiMartino Booth, Money Strong; Scott Minerd, Guggenheim Partners; David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds; and CNBC's Steve Liesman discuss the latest decision from the Federal Reserve where the Federal Open Market Committee left rates unchanged.

  • Fed leaves rates unchanged

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the latest decision from the Federal Reserve where the Federal Open Market Committee left rates unchanged.

  • Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen.

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the latest decision from the Federal Reserve where the Federal Open Market Committee left rates unchanged.

  • Analysts said markets could rally further if Macron, who already holds a 20 point lead over Le Pen in the polls with just four days to go before the vote, wins Wednesday's encounter. Though Le Pen appears to have a mountain to climb to catch Macron, the 2017 campaign for the French presidency has been packed with surprises, the exchanges between the two have...