Fed's emphasis on job weakness suggests new chairmwoman doesn't consider inflation a threat right now
The U.S. economy grew much more than expected in the second-quarter, but the good news begs the question of how the Fed will respond.
Jobless claims hit an eight-year low, according to the Labor Department, but hiring remains a weak spot in the economic framework.
Inflation pressures pull back, at least for now.
Investors cheer a stronger-than-anticipated Philadelphia Fed Survey after digesting worse-than-expected housing start data.
June PPI posted +0.4%, and core (final demand less food & energy) +0.1%.
Here are the three things all investors should know about Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen's testimony to the Senate Banking Committee.
Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen speaks to the Senate Banking Committee.
The 304,000 level of jobless claims was below the 315,000 median expectation from a survey of forecasts compiled by MNI.
Fed minutes for the June meeting show the central bank is ready to end its unprecedented economic stimulus program by October.
The U.S. May trade and latest labor market data suggest ongoing economic improvement.
Analysts predict an expensive holiday weekend as food and gas prices leap.
Janet Yellen on Wednesday says financial stability shouldn't be entirely dependent on where the Fed sets interest rates.
The Fed has reason to raise rates sooner than what market participants thought last week.
The U.S. May personal income is flashing caution and the latest weekly unemployment claims data are steady.
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