Fed Stays on Track for Gradual Rate Hikes
The central bank didn't raise rates on Wednesday but reiterated that "further gradual increases" would be consistent with economic conditions.
Will Trump’s Attempt to Manipulate Monetary Policy Backfire?
When politicians start chiming in on monetary policy, they actually can torpedo sensible policy: opinion.
Fed OKs Cap on Big Banks’ Credit Exposure
A final rule is aimed at reducing the threat that the financial difficulties of one large bank will spread to the system as a whole.
Fed Raises Rates, Expects 2 More Hikes in 2018
The decision to increase rates for the second time this year “is another sign that the U.S. economy is in great shape,” the Fed chairman says.
U.S. Industrial Output Rises 0.7% in April
"The outlook for the U.S. manufacturing sector is still bright, in part because rising oil prices will lead to more U.S. production."
Fed Rate Hike Could Be First of Four in 2018
The latest 0.25% increase indicates the Fed's confidence that the GOP tax cuts and government spending will boost the economy and inflation.