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Business Insider Australia
4 reasons why the US dollar is unlikely to rally this yearinflation reading — the core PCE deflator — has been below the Fed’s 2% objecti
Business Insider Australia / Posted 6 days ago
inflation reading — the core PCE deflator — has been below the Fed’s 2% objective since May 2012. “Interestingly, the FOMC still projects the core PCE deflator to only reach 2% in 2019 even when accounting for the prospect of greater fiscal... Read more
6d
Business Insider Australia
The Australian dollar is hanging tough despite weaker commodity pricesUS industrial production, the latest Beige Book on economic conditions from the
Business Insider Australia / Posted 6 days ago
US industrial production, the latest Beige Book on economic conditions from the US Federal Reserve along with speeches from FOMC members Charles Evans and Robert Kaplan. In what looms at the most likely event to move markets, the Bank of Canada... Read more
12d
Business Insider
Fed officials are scrambling to figure out how to fight the next recessionindicated the Federal Open Market Committee could consider a shift under incomi
Business Insider / Posted 12 days ago
indicated the Federal Open Market Committee could consider a shift under incoming chairman Jerome Powell. "Right now the FOMC is not discussing or considering its inflation target," she said during her December press conference. "I wouldn’t say... Read more
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13d
Stamford Advocate
Fed officials are scrambling to figure out how to fight the next recessionindicated the Federal Open Market Committee could consider a shift under incomi
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
indicated the Federal Open Market Committee could consider a shift under incoming chairman Jerome Powell. "Right now the FOMC is not discussing or considering its inflation target," she said during her December press conference. "I wouldn’t say... Read more
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13d
Connecticut Post
Fed officials are scrambling to figure out how to fight the next recessionindicated the Federal Open Market Committee could consider a shift under incomi
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
indicated the Federal Open Market Committee could consider a shift under incoming chairman Jerome Powell. "Right now the FOMC is not discussing or considering its inflation target," she said during her December press conference. "I wouldn’t say... Read more
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13d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fed examining easy financial conditions for clue to inflationmay weigh more heavily as the Fed considers how quickly to raise rates later th
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
may weigh more heavily as the Fed considers how quickly to raise rates later this year. "We continue to believe that the FOMC will probably have to end up adding an extra fourth hike to the three hikes penciled in for 2018 in order to promote a... Read more
14d
Business Insider Australia
The Australian dollar is lower as the greenback finally found some friendsInstitution while Neel Kashkari, Minneapolis Fed president, will appear on a pa
Business Insider Australia / Posted 14 days ago
Institution while Neel Kashkari, Minneapolis Fed president, will appear on a panel in Minnesota. Both are non-voters on the FOMC in 2018. Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI /... Read more
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16d
Business Insider
The Fed is sending mixed messages about interest rates — and Wall Street is trying to figure out what it all meansand partner of Cornerstone Macro, wrote in a research note that "'several' is n
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
and partner of Cornerstone Macro, wrote in a research note that "'several' is not a majority, but is also more than the few FOMC members we heard expressing concerns about a flat curve publicly in recent months. "Since the curve is likely to... Read more
17d
San Antonio Express-News
Fed puts positive spin on Wall Street’s trusty recession signalabout the recent flattening of the term structure.” Projections released at th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
about the recent flattening of the term structure.” Projections released at the meeting by the 16 policy makers on the FOMC showed a median forecast that the target range for rates would be 3 percent to 3.25 percent by the end of 2020, before... Read more
18d
Canberra Times
8@eight: Wall Street, energy set to boost ASXchange and there is a growing view that value stocks, specifically in the US eq
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
change and there is a growing view that value stocks, specifically in the US equity market, should outperform this year. FOMC: In the back end of the session, the US Federal Reserve released in December meeting minutes and the net effect has been... Read more
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18d
Scoop.co.nz
OPEC Maintains Production | No Love For The Dollarand this has been enough for traders to push the Asian markets higher.The dolla
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
and this has been enough for traders to push the Asian markets higher.The dollar index failed to gain any momentum, as the FOMC minutes confirmed that the Fed is in no rush in adopting any aggressive methods with respect to their interest rate... Read more
18d
San Antonio Express-News
Fed puts positive spin on Wall Street’s trusty recession signalabout the recent flattening of the term structure.” Projections released at th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
about the recent flattening of the term structure.” Projections released at the meeting by the 16 policy makers on the FOMC showed a median forecast that the target range for rates would be 3 percent to 3.25 percent by the end of 2020, before... Read more
18d
Pilipino Star
Index extends win streak to 7, ends at new higha distinct lack of unity over the central bank’s projection of three rate hikes
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
a distinct lack of unity over the central bank’s projection of three rate hikes in 2018. The minutes from the December FOMC meeting were consistent with a meaningful improvement in the growth outlook but provided little new information about... Read more
18d
The Hindu
Rupee storms to fresh 2-1/2 year high, up 12 paise at 63.41July 15, 2015 when it had finished at the same level. The domestic currency la
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
July 15, 2015 when it had finished at the same level. The domestic currency largely withstood the initial wobble post-FOMC minutes release and flaring crude prices globally. The rupee tumbled to a low of 63.62 intra-day before staging a... Read more
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19d
WA Today
ASX to rally as oil firms, US market breaks recordsby a modest sell-off in the US bond market, although traders were quick to sell
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
by a modest sell-off in the US bond market, although traders were quick to sell into the USD move ahead of the December FOMC minutes. We saw a nice bid running through the US equity markets and this was given extra legs with European equity... Read more
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19d
The Age
Markets Live: ASX to rally as oil firms, US market breaks recordsby a modest sell-off in the US bond market, although traders were quick to sell
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
by a modest sell-off in the US bond market, although traders were quick to sell into the USD move ahead of the December FOMC minutes. We saw a nice bid running through the US equity markets and this was given extra legs with European equity... Read more
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19d
Sydney Morning Herald
Markets Live: ASX to rally as oil firms, US market breaks recordsby a modest sell-off in the US bond market, although traders were quick to sell
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
by a modest sell-off in the US bond market, although traders were quick to sell into the USD move ahead of the December FOMC minutes. We saw a nice bid running through the US equity markets and this was given extra legs with European equity... Read more
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19d
Scoop.co.nz
Bitcoin +15K | Iran Protests | USD Index | Gold price upof the day and it has already broken the November 27 low of 92.49 and now targe
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 19 days ago
of the day and it has already broken the November 27 low of 92.49 and now targeting the September 08th low of 91.41. The FOMC minutes are due later today and traders would like to know the more reasonable answer around the biggest debate -... Read more
19d
TheBull
IG Research - The long and the short of it - www.thebull.com.auby a modest sell-off in the US bond market, although traders were quick to sell
TheBull / Posted 19 days ago
by a modest sell-off in the US bond market, although traders were quick to sell into the USD move ahead of the December FOMC minutes. We saw a nice bid running through the US equity markets and this was given extra legs with European equity... Read more
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19d
Business Insider Australia
The Australian dollar continues to rally despite a rebound in the greenbackback of another surge in stocks and firmer iron ore and crude oil prices. The
Business Insider Australia / Posted 19 days ago
back of another surge in stocks and firmer iron ore and crude oil prices. The minutes of the US Federal Reserve’s December FOMC meeting were largely overlooked by traders, briefly seeing the greenback add to earlier session gains before giving back... Read more
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19d
WA Today
Wall Street, energy set to boost ASXchange and there is a growing view that value stocks, specifically in the US eq
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
change and there is a growing view that value stocks, specifically in the US equity market, should outperform this year. FOMC: In the back end of the session, the US Federal Reserve released in December meeting minutes and the net effect has been... Read more
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19d
News.com.au
Yowie sales plummet, shares tankUS markets followed the Euro market higher at the beginning of trade ahead of t
News.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
US markets followed the Euro market higher at the beginning of trade ahead of the release of the minutes of the last FOMC meeting in December. Intel shares off 5% on news of a security bug in its CPU Kernel chip. Yowie has slashed its sales... Read more
19d
The Age
8@eight: Wall Street, energy set to boost ASXchange and there is a growing view that value stocks, specifically in the US eq
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
change and there is a growing view that value stocks, specifically in the US equity market, should outperform this year. FOMC: In the back end of the session, the US Federal Reserve released in December meeting minutes and the net effect has been... Read more
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19d
Sydney Morning Herald
8@eight: Wall Street, energy set to boost ASXchange and there is a growing view that value stocks, specifically in the US eq
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
change and there is a growing view that value stocks, specifically in the US equity market, should outperform this year. FOMC: In the back end of the session, the US Federal Reserve released in December meeting minutes and the net effect has been... Read more
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19d
TheBull
US Fed members divided over rate hikes in 2018inflation has remained stubbornly below the Fed's two percent target due to tem
TheBull / Posted 19 days ago
inflation has remained stubbornly below the Fed's two percent target due to temporary or more enduring factors. A few FOMC members said three rate increases, while still gradual, would be too fast and "might prove inconsistent with a sustained... Read more
19d
Channel NewsAsia
US Fed members divided over rate hikes in 2018inflation has remained stubbornly below the Fed's two per cent target due to te
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
inflation has remained stubbornly below the Fed's two per cent target due to temporary or more enduring factors. A few FOMC members said three rate increases, while still gradual, would be too fast and "might prove inconsistent with a sustained... Read more
20d
TribLIVE
Stocks ring in 2018 with gains as technology leads againthis week: • MiFID II, the biggest change to European investment industry rule
TribLIVE / Posted 20 days ago
this week: • MiFID II, the biggest change to European investment industry rules in a decade, takes effect Wednesday. • FOMC December meeting minutes also expected Wednesday. • U.S. non-farm payrolls due Friday. NEW YORK — Technology and... Read more
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20d
TheBull
IG Research - The long and the short of it - www.thebull.com.auand there could be a reasonable short covering move if the data point comes in
TheBull / Posted 20 days ago
and there could be a reasonable short covering move if the data point comes in closer to 59. We then get the December FOMC minutes at 06:00 aedt, and while the market is not expecting fireworks here (judging by USD/JPY implied volatility) one... Read more
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20d
WA Today
Global optimism still reignsand there could be a reasonable short covering move if the data points comes in
WA Today / Posted 20 days ago
and there could be a reasonable short covering move if the data points comes in closer to 59. We then get the December FOMC minutes at 06:00 aedt, and while the market is not expecting fireworks here (judging by USD/JPY implied volatility) one... Read more
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20d
Business Insider Australia
The Australian dollar continues to rallyacts for the session. On the central bank front, the US Federal Reserve will r
Business Insider Australia / Posted 20 days ago
acts for the session. On the central bank front, the US Federal Reserve will release the minutes of of its December FOMC monetary policy meeting, an event where the Fed raised the funds rate by an additional 25 basis points. Most of the... Read more
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20d
Sydney Morning Herald
8@eight: Global optimism still reignsand there could be a reasonable short covering move if the data points comes in
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
and there could be a reasonable short covering move if the data points comes in closer to 59. We then get the December FOMC minutes at 06:00 aedt, and while the market is not expecting fireworks here (judging by USD/JPY implied volatility) one... Read more
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20d
The Age
8@eight: Global optimism still reignsand there could be a reasonable short covering move if the data points comes in
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
and there could be a reasonable short covering move if the data points comes in closer to 59. We then get the December FOMC minutes at 06:00 aedt, and while the market is not expecting fireworks here (judging by USD/JPY implied volatility) one... Read more
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21d
Business Standard India
Markets begin New Year on a weak notedown investor sentiment. The market also looked concerned about the minutes of
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
down investor sentiment. The market also looked concerned about the minutes of the US Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting, scheduled to be released this week. “Domestic indices succumbed to profit-booking pressures in the late... Read more
21d
WA Today
Weak start tipped for first day's tradingis expected at 2.5 per cent. Perhaps the highlight though falls on Thursday mor
WA Today / Posted 21 days ago
is expected at 2.5 per cent. Perhaps the highlight though falls on Thursday morning (6am AEDT), where we get the December FOMC minutes and recall since the actual Fed meeting the USD index has lost around 1.7 per cent. Inflation: So the minutes... Read more
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21d
The Age
8@eight: Weak start tipped for first day's tradingis expected at 2.5 per cent. Perhaps the highlight though falls on Thursday mor
The Age / Posted 21 days ago
is expected at 2.5 per cent. Perhaps the highlight though falls on Thursday morning (6am AEDT), where we get the December FOMC minutes and recall since the actual Fed meeting the USD index has lost around 1.7 per cent. Inflation: So the minutes... Read more
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21d
Sydney Morning Herald
8@eight: Weak start tipped for first day's tradingis expected at 2.5 per cent. Perhaps the highlight though falls on Thursday mor
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
is expected at 2.5 per cent. Perhaps the highlight though falls on Thursday morning (6am AEDT), where we get the December FOMC minutes and recall since the actual Fed meeting the USD index has lost around 1.7 per cent. Inflation: So the minutes... Read more
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22d
Calculated Risk
Question #5 for 2018: Will the Fed raise rates in 2018, and if so, by how much?Currently the target range for the federal funds rate is 1-1/4 to 1‑1/2 percent
Calculated Risk / Posted 22 days ago
Currently the target range for the federal funds rate is 1-1/4 to 1‑1/2 percent. There is a wide range of views on the FOMC. As of December, the FOMC members see the following number of rate hikes in 2018: As the economy approaches full... Read more
23d
Calculated Risk
Schedule for Week of December 31stshows light vehicle sales since the BEA started keeping data in 1967. The dashe
Calculated Risk / Posted 23 days ago
shows light vehicle sales since the BEA started keeping data in 1967. The dashed line is the November sales rate. 2:00 PM: FOMC Minutes, Meeting of December 12 - 13, 2017 ----- Thursday, Jan 4th ----- 8:15 AM: The ADP Employment Report for... Read more
26d
Calculated Risk
Ten Economic Questions for 2018Unemployment Rate: The unemployment rate was at 4.1% in November, down 0.5 perc
Calculated Risk / Posted 26 days ago
Unemployment Rate: The unemployment rate was at 4.1% in November, down 0.5 percentage points year-over-year. Currently the FOMC is forecasting the unemployment rate will be in the 3.7% to 4.0% range in Q4 2018. What will the unemployment rate be in... Read more
26d
Zero Hedge
Fed Cred Dead? From "Definitely Transitory" To "Imperfect Understanding" In One Press Conferenceby Jeffrey Snider via Alhambra Investment Partners, When Janet Yellen spoke at
Zero Hedge / Posted 26 days ago
by Jeffrey Snider via Alhambra Investment Partners, When Janet Yellen spoke at her regular press conference following the FOMC decision in September 2017 to begin reducing the Fed’s balance sheet, the Chairman was forced to acknowledge that while... Read more
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Canberra Times
ASX rallies into Christmas break on miners, banksa strong 2017, which was more so a story of a weak US dollar which BNY Mellon M
Canberra Times / Posted a month ago
a strong 2017, which was more so a story of a weak US dollar which BNY Mellon Markets says has "underperformed given the FOMC is in the middle of a tightening cycle". The US targets three hikes next year, which the market has not fully factored... Read more
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WA Today
ASX rallies into Christmas break on miners, banksa strong 2017, which was more so a story of a weak US dollar which BNY Mellon M
WA Today / Posted a month ago
a strong 2017, which was more so a story of a weak US dollar which BNY Mellon Markets says has "underperformed given the FOMC is in the middle of a tightening cycle". The US targets three hikes next year, which the market has not fully factored... Read more
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The Age
ASX rallies into Christmas break on miners, banksa strong 2017, which was more so a story of a weak US dollar which BNY Mellon M
The Age / Posted a month ago
a strong 2017, which was more so a story of a weak US dollar which BNY Mellon Markets says has "underperformed given the FOMC is in the middle of a tightening cycle". The US targets three hikes next year, which the market has not fully factored... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ASX rallies into Christmas break on miners, banksa strong 2017, which was more so a story of a weak US dollar which BNY Mellon M
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a month ago
a strong 2017, which was more so a story of a weak US dollar which BNY Mellon Markets says has "underperformed given the FOMC is in the middle of a tightening cycle". The US targets three hikes next year, which the market has not fully factored... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Credit, Crypto, & The Yield Curve Crumble As Stocks See Longest 'Dipless' Streak In 58 Yearsjust as we noted yesterday, both the 30Y yield level and the 2s30s curve turned
Zero Hedge / Posted 1 months ago
just as we noted yesterday, both the 30Y yield level and the 2s30s curve turned around at critical resistance levels (FOMC meetings). And the 2s30s curve tumbled over 6bps today (one of the biggest flattening days of the year), turning on a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Is the Bond Market About to Call the Fed's Inflationary Bluff?it’s an anomaly. The Fed went with #2 in what was one of the most insane Fed s
Zero Hedge / Posted 1 months ago
it’s an anomaly. The Fed went with #2 in what was one of the most insane Fed statements ever. According to the Fed’s July FOMC statement… Most participants expect inflation to pick up over the next couple years. Many Fed participants think... Read more

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