Tag: Fed

Investors are cautious about an upcoming slowdown. As expected, tech stocks like Cisco, Shopify, Alteryx, and others have led the sell-off.

This week, the Fed and the ECB cut interest rates, paving the way for cheaper loans and more discretionary income. How could Netflix benefit?

In a second consecutive instance of monetary easing, the Fed cut the federal funds rate by 25 basis points to 1.75%–2% yesterday.

Ahead of next week's FOMC meeting, President Trump used his characteristic early morning tweet to criticize the Federal Reserve and Chairman Jerome Powell.

Warren Buffett is betting big on bank stocks. Banks stock had an impressive financial performance in the first half of the year.

You’ve likely heard about it in the financial press recently: this ominous, notorious thing called the "yield curve inversion."

The stock market has seen big moves both ways this week. The S&P 500 (SPY) has surged 1.3% today as bond yields have risen.

President Trump continues to push the Federal Reserve for a big rate cut. Today, in a tweet, the president called the Fed a “problem.”

The broader stock market fell on Wednesday despite the Fed's rate cut. The Dow Jones and S&P 500 indexes marked the biggest single-day drop since May 31.

Gold is now trading close to a six-year high following the Fed’s dovish pivot at its June policy meeting. After being range-bound for the last five years, gold has finally broken out and its outlook is bullish.