Jim Cramer: Jay Powell Is a Nightmare for President Trump and Stock Buyers

Jim Cramer: Jay Powell Is a Nightmare for President Trump and Stock Buyers

5 key things investors need to know about their portfolios and how to proceed after the Fed's disappointing announcement.

Fed Seen Raising Rates as Markets Reel, Trump Rants

Fed Seen Raising Rates as Markets Reel, Trump Rants

The Federal Reserve is widely expected to boost the benchmark for short-term borrowing costs at a meeting that concludes Wednesday. Fed officials may also signal that they might pause or halt the rate-hiking campaign early next year.

Trump-Era Budget Deficits Turn Treasury Bonds Into Unsafe Haven

Trump-Era Budget Deficits Turn Treasury Bonds Into Unsafe Haven

President Donald Trump's $1.5 trillion of tax cuts, designed to stimulate growth, have decimated government revenue, ballooning the federal budget deficit and forcing Treasury Department officials to cover the gap by borrowing money in ever-growing amounts. Investors face losses in 2019 as yields on Treasury bonds necessarily rise -- to attract enough buyers for the debt.

How Markets Behave Before and After Fed Rate Decisions

How Markets Behave Before and After Fed Rate Decisions

Data shows market volatility can impact expectations of the FOMC's rate decisions and the response to the rate announcement.

Your Worst Enemy In a Bear Market Is Yourself

Your Worst Enemy In a Bear Market Is Yourself

The easiest way to lose a lot of money in a poor market is to not have a plan.

Jim Cramer: I Can't Tell You to Buy This Market

Jim Cramer: I Can't Tell You to Buy This Market

I am urging you to think a little more long-term.

FOMC - The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight: Market Recon

FOMC - The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight: Market Recon

How to stop an economic calamity while the rest of the planet goes into hibernation? Not easy.

Market Movers: December FOMC Meeting

Market Movers: December FOMC Meeting

Has the Fed already penciled in their final rate hike for 2018 or will they surprise the markets at next week's FOMC meeting?

Long-Term Rates, Not the Fed, Influence Stocks

Long-Term Rates, Not the Fed, Influence Stocks

The Fed finds itself in an unusual position when it comes to managing inflation.

Rates Are 'About Right,' Says Federal Reserve's Bullard

Rates Are 'About Right,' Says Federal Reserve's Bullard

Remarks come just days before many expect central bank to hike rates yet again.