Zoltan Pozsar: Powell Will Push The Economy Into A "Depression" To Curb Inflation

Zoltan Pozsar: Powell Will Push The Economy Into A "Depression" To Curb Inflation A little over six months ago, when stocks were still trading near all time highs, former NY Fed repo...

Hawkish remarks from Fed officials prompt jump in Treasury yields

Short-dated Treasury yields jump as investors priced in more interest rate rises. The two-year yield, which moves with interest rate expectations, jumped by 0.19 percentage points to 3.06 per...

Blain: Apple's Bond Was A Critical Moment

Blain: Apple's Bond Was A Critical Moment - Sell Euro, Buy Dollars! Authored by Bill Blain via MorningPorridge.com, “Yesterday the bird of night did sit, even at noon-day, upon the...

Barrage Of Central Bankers Warn Markets Powell Hasn't "Pivoted" But Is It Too Late

Barrage Of Central Bankers Warn Markets Powell Hasn't "Pivoted" But Is It Too Late After last Friday's close, when stocks just completed their best month since November 2020 following...

Futures, Oil Fall As Searing Rally Wobbles

Futures, Oil Fall As Searing Rally Wobbles While European and Asian stocks have extended the blistering July rally to start August, US futures remain have traded in the red in the...

One River Asset Management: "The Politics Of Growth Are Trumping Inflation"

One River Asset Management: "The Politics Of Growth Are Trumping Inflation" By Marcel Kasumovich, Head of Research at One River Asset Management “Jay Powell said things that, to be...

Will The Fed Bring Back That 70's Show? Stay Tuned

Will The Fed Bring Back That 70's Show? Stay Tuned Authored by Nicholas Baum via The Mises Institute, Those who don’t learn from the past, as the old adage goes, are doomed to repeat...

Fed's Jay Powell calls time on running commentary for rate rises

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Kudlow: Chinese spying and espionage has infiltrated our nation's central bank

So, Jay Powell's Fed went ahead and raised their target rate 75 basis points to 2.5%, as the world expected. No big surprise. The stock market increased over 500 points. Bonds are basically flat...

Is the dollar about to take a turn?

The dollar has had a spectacular run, having risen more than 10 per cent against other major currencies since the start of the year. Not a few governments and central banks would prefer the...

Oil expert's warning on energy prices, says US in 'mild recession'

The Schork Group principal Stephen Schork warned Monday that the United States is experiencing a "mild recession" and the "pull" on energy prices will be greater as the severity of the downturn...

Democrats Prepare To Unleash Hell On Fed Chair Powell For The Coming Recession

Democrats Prepare To Unleash Hell On Fed Chair Powell For The Coming Recession Something curious took place a month ago during Powell's semi-annual testimony before a (still-Democrat...

The Fed must emulate the tactics of Volcker’s fight against inflation

Jay Powell mirrors the former Fed chair’s bravery but not his methods

The Number Of Americans Filing For First-Time Unemployment Claims Soared To 8-Month-Highs Last Week

The Number Of Americans Filing For First-Time Unemployment Claims Soared To 8-Month-Highs Last Week Despite the 'surprise' gains in BLS payrolls data (and the disappointment in the...

Fed watchdog clears top officials in trading investigation

Report finds Richard Clarida and Jay Powell did not break law or violate US central bank’s rules

Jay Powell warns US recession is 'certainly a possibility'

The S&P 500 Seems Dramatically Oversold

The S&P 500’s forward estimate rose again this week, but that will be discussed below. The 200-week moving average resides at the 3,500 level or roughly 175 points further down from where the...

6 things to know about the Fed and inflation: A crash course in monetary policy

The Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate by 75 basis points on Wednesday. The Fed also promised to keep reducing its bond holdings. While investors initially cheered the...

Airline stocks tumble as economic concerns overshadow travel surge

American Airlines was off nearly 10% on Thursday afternoon, touching the lowest price since November 2020. Southwest Airlines was down close to 6%, hitting a nearly two-year low. The sector's...

Yellen’s humility on inflation is refreshing: Former FDIC chair

In today’s world, finger pointing has replaced accountability, says former U.S. Treasury Secretary. “I could not have foreseen” the impact of the Ukraine crisis, she says. ‘I’m very sorry,’ she...

Why Joe Biden's Inflation 'Plan' Will Only Make Americans More Miserable

President Biden’s ghostwriters outlined what the title of his column called a “plan for fighting inflation.” After reading the article, five simple words come to mind: “Hold on to your wallet” At...

This week in Bidenomics: Maybe it’ll all work out

The employment report for May was about as good as Biden could have hoped for. It wasn't a blockbuster, like some of the historic job gains we saw in the rapid recovery from the COVID recession....

Larry Kudlow: A breakdown of Biden's 'non-plan' to fight inflation

Joe Biden's alleged plan for fighting inflation is not a serious plan, says CNN's John Avlon. Avlon: Biden will blame everything on the Federal Reserve. He is setting up Jay Powell for a big fall,...

Joe Biden to meet Jay Powell amid concerns over soaring inflation

Fed's Powell must 'slay these seven dragons' for market to recover, Cramer says

CNBC's Jim Cramer went through a list of economic problems that Federal Reserve Chair Jay Powell needs to address. "If Powell can slay these seven dragons, then making money in the stock market...

The Fed's slow response to inflation was a mistake, says ex-chair Ben Bernanke

Former Fed Chair Ben Bernanke said the central bank had erred in its approach to addressing 40-year-high inflation. An unspoken edict amongst former Fed chairs has been to not speak ill of their...

Jim Cramer warns that the Fed’s fight against inflation will beat down ‘formerly high-flying stocks’

CNBC's Jim Cramer said the Federal Reserve's attempts to crush inflation by raising interest rates will inevitably bring down "formerly high-flying stocks" Cramer: The stock market is "a major...

The Fed is still hawkish, but Powell dialed down the fear factor

The FOMC raised the fed funds rate by 50 basis points to a range of 0.75%-1%, the biggest hike in 22 years. But with one phrase Fed Chairman Jay Powell let the markets know that while inflation...

Kudlow: Wednesday's Fed announcements were dovish

Jay Powell is no Paul Volcker, says CNN's John Sutter. Sutter worked for Volcker at the NY Fed in 1975. Powell has not yet been confirmed for a second term as Fed chair. Some people are calling...

Some of the first quarter’s biggest losers could be the biggest steals, Jim Cramer says

CNBC's Jim Cramer: Investors should consider purchasing stock of the first quarter's biggest losers. "If we get more signs that inflation is cooling on its own, then some of the hardest hit stocks...

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