The Federal Reserve may have overstated the strength of the labor market and the rate of inflation, leading to monetary policy ahead that will be easier than previously thought, Fed Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday. » Read More
By: Spencer Kimball
Yellen will discuss "inflation, uncertainty, and monetary policy" in an address Tuesday to the National Association for Business Economics in Cleveland. » Read More
Labor market disparities in the U.S. economy are curbing the nation's long-run potential growth, Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard said on Tuesday, as she urged the central bank to undertake more research to help diminish inequality. » Read More
This is a comparison of Wednesday's FOMC statement with the one issued after the Fed's previous policymaking meeting on July 26.
The Fed was not expected to raise its benchmark interest rate at this week's meeting.
To understand where the Fed thinks interest rates are headed, you have to connect the dots. Here are five years of "dot plots" in an interactive chart.
"I can't believe (Equifax is) going to get away with this," Jim Crammer says.
US Treasury yields mostly rise after Fed announcement
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a mixed open on Wednesday, as traders appeared to adopt a wait-and-see approach ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting.
European markets closed provisionally choppy Wednesday afternoon, as investors awaited monetary policy guidance from the Federal Reserve.
Asian shares closed mostly unchanged as investors awaited monetary policy clues from the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Elizabeth Warren says "I really want to see the Fed step here" in response to Wells Fargo's account scandal.
Kovacevich said the Fed shouldn't base its policies on where inflation is.
About 60 percent in the CNBC Fed Survey say Trump should reappoint Yellen.
As the Fed begins quantitative tightening, all the bubbles that seven years of ZIRP created will begin to pop, says Peter Boockvar.
The Fed is reversing the most ambitious monetary stimulus program in history amid questions over how much impact it really delivered.
ECB policymakers disagree on whether to set a definitive end-date for their money-printing program when they meet in October.
"I don't see anything that would cause a downturn right now" except tighter monetary policy, the billionaire says.
Some 76 percent of respondents to the CNBC Fed Survey say there will be a hike in December.
U.S. government debt prices fell on Tuesday as investors looked ahead to fresh economic data and a key Federal Reserve meeting.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a mixed open as traders awaited a Federal Reserve meeting for further clues on monetary policy.
European stocks closed little changed on Tuesday, as investors paused for breath ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting.
"So far aggravating inflation or interest rate pressures," the Leuthold Group chief investment strategist says.
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