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By Neal Gilbert | March 19, 2015
Well that didn’t last long.
As anticipated, markets are going absolutely bonkers after the Federal Reserve made their intentions known to the world yesterday afternoon.
By Lucia Mutikani, Reuters | March 19, 2015
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose marginally last week, indicating the labor market remained on solid footing despite slowing economic growth.
By Howard Schneider and Michael Flaherty, Reuters | March 18, 2015
The Fed concludes its meeting today amid expectations for a plan to hike interest rates soon.
By Kanika Sikka and Shivam Srivastava, Reuters | March 17, 2015
Foreign exchange swings really hurt North American businesses in late 2014.
By Matt Weller | March 17, 2015
The Federal Reserve’s long-awaited 2-day March monetary policy meeting kicks off today, and frankly, it couldn’t come at a more interesting time.
By Neal Gilbert | March 16, 2015
By Howard L. Simons | March 16, 2015
Many common assumptions in trading are wrong. That doesn’t prevent them from remaining common.
By Matt Weller | March 16, 2015
Markets are a bit slow getting out of the blocks this week, with the dollar pulling back slightly after last week’s surge to new half-decade highs.
By John Caiazzo | March 16, 2015
To the markets, the more important factors were the "runaway" U.S. dollar and the question of when the Federal Reserve will start to raise rates.