12/19/00 - 02:51 PM EST
The Federal Open Market Committee now says the threat of recession outweighs the threat of inflation, setting the stage for a rate cut.
12/18/00 - 05:57 PM EST
Monetary policymakers may skip a step toward lowering the fed funds rate. Or did they already take that step?
12/15/00 - 05:41 PM EST
That the Fed is expected to start easing doesn't hurt, but that is fully discounted, bond pros say.
12/14/00 - 05:08 PM EST
As expensive as bonds have become, traders are afraid to bet against them.
12/13/00 - 05:34 PM EST
The apparent end of the presidential contest also brought out buyers, analysts said.
12/13/00 - 11:29 AM EST
12/12/00 - 05:15 PM EST
Trading is largely on hold ahead of the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on the Florida recounts.
12/11/00 - 04:45 PM EST
As hope fades that the Fed will lower interest rates imminently, short-maturity rates rise most.
12/08/00 - 06:24 PM EST
For most of the session, rising wages and stocks weighed on bond prices.
12/08/00 - 09:43 AM EST
The unemployment rate rose to 4% from 3.9%, but the pace of wage growth hit 4%, the fastest in nearly two years.