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Calculated Risk
Schedule for Week of Nov 19, 2017in durable goods orders. 10:00 AM: University of Michigan's Consumer sentiment
Calculated Risk / Posted 9 hours ago
in durable goods orders. 10:00 AM: University of Michigan's Consumer sentiment index (final for November). The consensus is for a reading of 97.9, up from the preliminary reading 97.8. 2:00 PM: FOMC Minutes, Meeting of October 31- November 1,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
How Tax Reform Can Still Blow Up: A Side-By-Side Comparison Of The House And Senate Tax Plansthe unemployment rate by 0.3pp by 2019 and put upward pressure on inflation. Th
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
the unemployment rate by 0.3pp by 2019 and put upward pressure on inflation. These growth and price dynamics would lead the FOMC to raise rates an additional 1 to 2 hikes over the next two years. The economic impact from the Senate plan would be... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
8@eight: ASX to shoot higherof Dallas President Robert Kaplan said he believed the Fed will make progress o
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
of Dallas President Robert Kaplan said he believed the Fed will make progress on the 2% inflation target and that as an FOMC voting member that he is "very open-minded and actively thinking" about continuing to gradually raise interest rates.... Read more
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The Age
8@eight: ASX to shoot higherof Dallas President Robert Kaplan said he believed the Fed will make progress o
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
of Dallas President Robert Kaplan said he believed the Fed will make progress on the 2% inflation target and that as an FOMC voting member that he is "very open-minded and actively thinking" about continuing to gradually raise interest rates.... Read more
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WA Today
ASX to shoot higherof Dallas President Robert Kaplan said he believed the Fed will make progress o
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
of Dallas President Robert Kaplan said he believed the Fed will make progress on the 2% inflation target and that as an FOMC voting member that he is "very open-minded and actively thinking" about continuing to gradually raise interest rates.... Read more
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Reuters
Yellen to testify on U.S. economy on November 29Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference after a t
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference after a two-day Federal Open Markets Committee (FOMC) policy meeting, in Washington, U.S. on September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo The hearing is scheduled... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Goldman Reveals Its Top Trade Recommendations For 2018for the Fed’s comfort in light of the little spare capacity left in the jobs ma
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
for the Fed’s comfort in light of the little spare capacity left in the jobs market. This will likely lead the FOMC to deliver policy rate hikes in excess of those discounted by the market (Exhibit 1). On our US Economists’ baseline... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Futures Jump, Global Stocks Rebound From Longest Losing Streak Of The Yearmarket moving information. In the details, the Fed’s Evans noted he was open-mi
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
market moving information. In the details, the Fed’s Evans noted he was open-minded regarding policy action at the December FOMC ahead of discussions with fellow colleagues and sounded dovish on inflation, noting “I feel we are facing below target... Read more
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Sweetwater Reporter
Sales tax up, unemployment down at SEED Meetingin the Summary of Economic Projections are generally in this range as well. For
Sweetwater Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
in the Summary of Economic Projections are generally in this range as well. For example, in the September 2017 projections, FOMC participants’ estimates of the longer-run normal rate of unemployment ranged from 4.4 to 5.0 percent. Quotes are being... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Tumble, Asia Plunges On Chinese Commodity CarnageOverall, there was minimal material information for markets. In the details, Mr
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
Overall, there was minimal material information for markets. In the details, Mrs Yellen sounded a bit critical of some FOMC members who gave the impression of having made their policy decisions ahead of hearing the views of fellow colleagues.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
We talked to the bond chief at the $6 trillion fund giant BlackRock about the most important issue for markets right now (BLK)notable in the statement that the balance sheet was reduced to one small senten
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
notable in the statement that the balance sheet was reduced to one small sentence, and that's precisely the goal from the FOMC: get the balance sheet off people's radar screens. Balance-sheet normalization is operating on autopilot in the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
We talked to the bond chief at the $6 trillion fund giant BlackRock about the most important issue for markets right now (BLK)notable in the statement that the balance sheet was reduced to one small senten
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
notable in the statement that the balance sheet was reduced to one small sentence, and that's precisely the goal from the FOMC: get the balance sheet off people's radar screens. Balance-sheet normalization is operating on autopilot in the... Read more
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Business Insider
We talked to the bond chief at the $6 trillion fund giant BlackRock about the most important issue for markets right nownotable in the statement that the balance sheet was reduced to one small senten
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
notable in the statement that the balance sheet was reduced to one small sentence, and that's precisely the goal from the FOMC: get the balance sheet off people's radar screens. Balance-sheet normalization is operating on autopilot in the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Mauldin: The Distribution Of Painhot to attract disenfranchised workers, even if that risks overshooting on infl
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
hot to attract disenfranchised workers, even if that risks overshooting on inflation amid low headline unemployment? “The FOMC seems to find this trade-off unappealing and is likely to continue to tighten steadily as a result,’’ the economists... Read more
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Newsmax
Powell Wants to Change How the Fed Communicatesin New York in February 2016. The quarterly chart also doesn’t distinguish bet
Newsmax / Posted 4 days ago
in New York in February 2016. The quarterly chart also doesn’t distinguish between voting and non-voting members of the FOMC and at times can look outdated due to changes in the economic outlook in the interim, he said. One big way that Powell... Read more
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Reuters
Fed chief says policy guidance beneficial but must be conditionalReserve Chairman Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference after a two-day F
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference after a two-day Federal Open Markets Committee (FOMC) policy meeting in Washington, U.S., September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts “All guidance should be conditional and... Read more
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EuroNews
Central banks struggle to adjust to life without the big gunsthe crisis, but current rates are still less then half this despite four rate r
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
the crisis, but current rates are still less then half this despite four rate rises by the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) since the end of 2015. “With a low neutral federal funds rate, there will typically be less scope for the FOMC to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Key Events In The Coming Week: Taxes, Inflation, Yellen, Draghi, Kuroda And BrexitHouse of Commons. We may not get much from either given the topic. However, wh
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
House of Commons. We may not get much from either given the topic. However, while Yellen appears intent on steering the FOMC in the direction of another rate hike next month, Evans has been lukewarm given the soft-patch in inflation. We may hear... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Philly Fed President Unconvincing As He "Lightly" Pencils In December Hiketold Bloomberg TV that he will be focusing on wage inflation and employment dat
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
told Bloomberg TV that he will be focusing on wage inflation and employment data to support a rate hike before the December FOMC meeting. From Reuters. Harker said the conditions in the U.S. economy are ripe for further gains in consumer prices,... Read more
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Reuters
Central banks struggle to adjust to life without the big gunsthe crisis, but current rates are still less then half this despite four rate r
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
the crisis, but current rates are still less then half this despite four rate rises by the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) since the end of 2015. “With a low neutral federal funds rate, there will typically be less scope for the FOMC to... Read more
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Zero Hedge
From "BTFD" To "Sell The Rip": Global Stocks Slide, Nikkei Tumbles, Pound PlungesFixed income dealing was rangebound with Treasuries edging away from worst leve
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
Fixed income dealing was rangebound with Treasuries edging away from worst levels in a modest bull flattening move, despite FOMC voter Harker reiterating that he had pencilled in a December hike and three further hikes in 2018, inflation dependent.... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Caution: Slowdown Aheadit. In September the FED told everyone they would start reducing their balance
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
it. In September the FED told everyone they would start reducing their balance sheet in October. It’s November: September FOMC: The economy is so strong we'll reduce our balance sheet beginning in October. I guess we’ll need to give them more... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. dollar's continued rise rests on major tax reform deliverystabilizing, mainly thanks to investors shifting their focus back to U.S. Presi
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
stabilizing, mainly thanks to investors shifting their focus back to U.S. President Trump’s tax overhaul plans, as well the FOMC having a potentially more hawkish composition next year. From the current levels we expect the USD to face only limited... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
A quick and easy guide on who will vote on US interest rates in 2018in mind, Sean Callow, senior currency strategist at Westpac, has been running h
Business Insider Australia / Posted 9 days ago
in mind, Sean Callow, senior currency strategist at Westpac, has been running his ruler over which members of the Fed’s FOMC will vote on interest rates next year, breaking down the list into three distinct categories: the doves, the hawks and... Read more
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Reuters
Dollar slips on U.S. tax reform worriesrate) hike is fully priced in but there is a lot of uncertainty about next year
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
rate) hike is fully priced in but there is a lot of uncertainty about next year, especially with the composition of the FOMC,” he said, referring to U.S. central bank’s policy-setting Federal Open Market Committee. On Monday, the Federal... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"One Simple Reason The Yield Curve Is Collapsing"as the Fed tightens. Former fund manager Richard Breslow suspects 'you ain't se
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
as the Fed tightens. Former fund manager Richard Breslow suspects 'you ain't seen nothing yet' as the linkage between FOMC raising rates and a flattening yield curve suggests this tradable trend is far from over. Via Bloomberg, The yield... Read more
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TheBull
Key US Fed official announces early retirementsetting Federal Open Market Committee and serves as its vice chair. The other
TheBull / Posted 11 days ago
setting Federal Open Market Committee and serves as its vice chair. The other 11 regional Fed presidents rotate onto the FOMC for the four voting slots, although they all participate in the discussions along with Fed governors. And the New York... Read more
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Business Wire
Ellington Financial LLC Reports Third Quarter 2017 Resultsasset purchases of both U.S. Treasury securities and Agency RMBS. At the Novemb
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
asset purchases of both U.S. Treasury securities and Agency RMBS. At the November Federal Open Market Committee, or "FOMC," meeting, the Federal Reserve maintained the target range for the federal funds rate at 1.00%–1.25%. For the third... Read more
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Reuters
Dollar rally stumbles as traders turn cautiousValley Bank in Santa Clara, California. Uncertainty around the proposed U.S. t
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
Valley Bank in Santa Clara, California. Uncertainty around the proposed U.S. tax reform and lack of clarity on what the FOMC is going to look like going forward, are among the reasons keeping investors from turning more bullish on the dollar,... Read more
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Reuters
Ideal timing for Fed leadership changes, Dudley saysbut I think it’s going to be fine. “This is all happening in an environment wh
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
but I think it’s going to be fine. “This is all happening in an environment where there is broad consensus among the FOMC about what’s supposed to happen next, and in an environment where the economy is pretty darn stable,” added Dudley, who... Read more
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FOX Business
Dudley cuts New York Fed leadership term short, forcing search for perfect chiefNew York Fed plays a crucial role in U.S. monetary policy; the president always
FOX Business / Posted 12 days ago
New York Fed plays a crucial role in U.S. monetary policy; the president always has a say in Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) policy meetings. As vice chairman of the FOMC, the New York Fed president always votes at meetings whereas the other... Read more
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FOX Business
Dudley cuts New York Fed leadership term short, forcing search for perfect chiefNew York Fed plays a crucial role in U.S. monetary policy; the president always
FOX Business / Posted 12 days ago
New York Fed plays a crucial role in U.S. monetary policy; the president always has a say in Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) policy meetings. As vice chairman of the FOMC, the New York Fed president always votes at meetings whereas the other... Read more
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Gulf News
Key US Fed official announces early retirementsetting Federal Open Market Committee and serves as its vice chair.The other 11
Gulf News / Posted 12 days ago
setting Federal Open Market Committee and serves as its vice chair.The other 11 regional Fed presidents rotate onto the FOMC, although they all participate in the discussions along with Fed governors.The New York Fed is the institution that... Read more
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Reuters
Dudley's exit hangs another question over Fed leadershipYork Fed president is unique in that the position has a permanent vote on the p
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
York Fed president is unique in that the position has a permanent vote on the policy-setting Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), serves as its vice chair, and acts as its eyes and ears on Wall Street and often as its liaison to international... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Key US Fed official announces early retirementsetting Federal Open Market Committee and serves as its vice chair. The other
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
setting Federal Open Market Committee and serves as its vice chair. The other 11 regional Fed presidents rotate onto the FOMC, although they all participate in the discussions along with Fed governors. The New York Fed is the institution that... Read more
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Zero Hedge
It's Official: NY Fed President Bill Dudley To Retire Mid-2018and head of the Markets Group, where he also managed the System Open Market Acc
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
and head of the Markets Group, where he also managed the System Open Market Account for the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC). He was named the 10th president and CEO of the New York Fed on January 27, 2009, taking over the remainder of his... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Deflating Rallyhas yet to slow down in a significant way. All central banks were in essence d
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
has yet to slow down in a significant way. All central banks were in essence dovish in recent days and weeks, whether the FOMC, the ECB, the BOE and of course the ever active BOJ as well as the SNB as it showed a new record $88B in direct holdings... Read more
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EuroNews
Yellen's bequest: A healthy economy but questions over future policy for Fedarea of concern is whether a Powell-led (Federal Open Market Committee) would b
EuroNews / Posted 13 days ago
area of concern is whether a Powell-led (Federal Open Market Committee) would be as aggressive or proactive as a Yellen-led FOMC would be…in terms of confronting recessionary shocks,” said former Minneapolis Fed President Narayana Kocherlakota, who... Read more
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Reuters
Yellen's bequest: A healthy economy but questions over future policy for Fedarea of concern is whether a Powell-led (Federal Open Market Committee) would b
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
area of concern is whether a Powell-led (Federal Open Market Committee) would be as aggressive or proactive as a Yellen-led FOMC would be...in terms of confronting recessionary shocks,” said former Minneapolis Fed President Narayana Kocherlakota,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
NY Fed President Bill Dudley Retiringregional bank presidents. The incumbent always serves as vice chairman of the r
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
regional bank presidents. The incumbent always serves as vice chairman of the rate-setting Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) and always votes at policy meetings, while other regional presidents have a rotating vote. More importantly, before he... Read more
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Canberra Times
The 'Jay' curve: why the world is embracing Jerome PowellHill, is in a position to help blunt some of the potentially damaging political
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
Hill, is in a position to help blunt some of the potentially damaging political attacks on the Fed. As chair of the FOMC, Powell's success would also hinge on other appointments to the board, particularly the way those reinforce the Fed's... Read more
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WA Today
Why the world is embracing the new US Fed chairHill, is in a position to help blunt some of the potentially damaging political
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
Hill, is in a position to help blunt some of the potentially damaging political attacks on the Fed. As chair of the FOMC, Powell's success would also hinge on other appointments to the board, particularly the way those reinforce the Fed's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The 'Jay' curve: why the world is embracing Jerome PowellHill, is in a position to help blunt some of the potentially damaging political
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Hill, is in a position to help blunt some of the potentially damaging political attacks on the Fed. As chair of the FOMC, Powell's success would also hinge on other appointments to the board, particularly the way those reinforce the Fed's... Read more
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The Age
The 'Jay' curve: why the world is embracing Jerome PowellHill, is in a position to help blunt some of the potentially damaging political
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
Hill, is in a position to help blunt some of the potentially damaging political attacks on the Fed. As chair of the FOMC, Powell's success would also hinge on other appointments to the board, particularly the way those reinforce the Fed's... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Payrolls Preview: Here Comes The Post-Hurricane Surge13k payroll additions, which SocGen says is 35k below the January to August ave
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 days ago
13k payroll additions, which SocGen says is 35k below the January to August average. In its latest policy statement, the FOMC noted that “labor market has continued to strengthen,” and going forward “labor market conditions will strengthen... Read more
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Perth Now
Trump appoints new top bankernear record highs. The Fed has raised rates twice this year and is widely expe
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
near record highs. The Fed has raised rates twice this year and is widely expected to do so again next month. “The (FOMC) has been patient in raising rates, and that patience has paid dividends,” Powell said in his remarks to the Economic... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Trump appoints new top bankernear record highs. The Fed has raised rates twice this year and is widely expe
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
near record highs. The Fed has raised rates twice this year and is widely expected to do so again next month. “The (FOMC) has been patient in raising rates, and that patience has paid dividends,” Powell said in his remarks to the Economic... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Trump nominates Fed's Powell to lead US central banknear record highs. The Fed has raised rates twice this year and is widely expe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
near record highs. The Fed has raised rates twice this year and is widely expected to do so again next month. "The (FOMC) has been patient in raising rates, and that patience has paid dividends," Powell said in his remarks to the Economic... Read more
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Herald Sun
Trump appoints new top bankernear record highs. The Fed has raised rates twice this year and is widely expe
Herald Sun / Posted 16 days ago
near record highs. The Fed has raised rates twice this year and is widely expected to do so again next month. “The (FOMC) has been patient in raising rates, and that patience has paid dividends,” Powell said in his remarks to the Economic... Read more
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Reuters
Trump nominates Fed's Powell to lead U.S. central banknear record highs. The Fed has raised rates twice this year and is widely expe
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
near record highs. The Fed has raised rates twice this year and is widely expected to do so again next month. ”The (FOMC) has been patient in raising rates, and that patience has paid dividends,“ Powell said in his remarks to the Economic... Read more
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