Bradley Keoun covers markets and finance for TheStreet.
A former reporter and editor for Bloomberg News in New York and Mexico City, he covered the financial crisis of 2008 and has written about U.S. banks, the energy industry and emerging markets.
Keoun, who previously worked for the Gainesville (Fla.) Sun and Chicago Tribune, has a master's in journalism from the University of Florida and a bachelor's in electrical engineering from Duke University. You can reach him at email@example.com and follow him on Twitter @liqquidity.
Consumer prices rise 0.2% in February, leaving them up 1.5% over the past year. That figure falls short of economists' average estimate for a 1.6% price increase over the past 12 months.
Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan is scheduled to appear Tuesday before the U.S. House of Representatives' Financial Services Committee for the first time since Democrats, who are typically more critical of big banks than Republicans, took control of the chamber in last November's elections. The panel is led by Congresswoman Maxine Waters of Southern California, where some of Wells Fargo's recent scandals originated.
A new survey from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York shows that consumers see inflation declining in the years ahead. Federal Reserve officials recently have said they see falling inflation as a sign of a weakening economy.
A monthly report shows that retail sales in the U.S. rose 0.2% in January from the prior month. Economists had projected the figure to be flat with December's unexpectedly low level.
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell told economists that none of the central bank's efforts to 'normalize' monetary policy over a decade after the 2008 financial crisis had been previously tested.
A monthly report on February jobs shows that nonfarm employers added 20,000 jobs during the month, down from 304,000 the prior month.
Citigroup CEO Michael Corbat got a 4.3% pay raise to $24 million, as the bank's board gave him an overall report card tantamount to a B-minus.
A monthly report on February jobs growth due Friday from the U.S. Labor Department is expected to show that nonfarm employers added about 181,000 jobs during the month, down from 304,000 the prior month, based on a survey by the data provider FactSet. But wages are accelerating, and the unemployment rate probably fell close to a half-century low.
The Federal Reserve's Beige Book for March showed that economic activity continues to expand in 10 of 12 Federal Reserve regions, with the exception of the Philadelphia and St. Louis regions.
A rapid increase over the past decade in the amount of debt taken out by corporations could aggravate the severity of an economic downturn, according to Robert Kaplan, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
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