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Interest Rates: What The Fed Is Thinking
Seeking Alpha · 1d ago
Federal Reserve Dot Plot: Conflicted And Open To Persuasion
Seeking Alpha · 2d ago
June FOMC Meeting: Just One Cut This Year... But Do They Really Mean That?
Seeking Alpha · 2d ago
Fed Policy: One Month Of Good Data Is Not Enough
One softer-than-expected monthly inflation reading didn't stop Federal Reserve officials from delaying the expected start of interest rate cuts. Core consumer price index inflation registered its softest monthly reading in almost three years. The Fed adjusted higher its estimate for where its policy rate would land at year-end. Overall, the CPI and Fed news did not change our near-term outlook.
Seeking Alpha · 2d ago
James Grant: Rates Are Going Much Higher. Is He Right?
Seeking Alpha · 2d ago
It's Time To Cut Rates
The Fed should cut rates. July would be the right time to start, in my opinion. There are numerous signs that cutting could be appropriate - rising unemployment, rising claims, falling hourly earnings. The election puts the Fed in a bind - they don’t want to look political.
Seeking Alpha · 2d ago
CPI Services +5% Year-Over-Year - Real Or Inflated?
Seeking Alpha · 3d ago
Tougher For Longer
Home Market Outlook Today's Market Tougher For Longer. The Fed forecasts the US unemployment rate to rise to 4.2% in 2025, 80 bps above the 3.4% cycle low in 2022. There has never been a time when the US economy is already 4 to 5 months into a recession. Fed is incongruently predicting US GDP growth of 2%.
Seeking Alpha · 3d ago
U.S. Fed Holds Steady On Rates, Signals One Cut This Year
U.S. Fed Holds Steady On Rates, Signals One Cut This Year. Rannella Billy-Ochieng, Senior Economist with TD, speaks with MoneyTalk’s Anthony Okolie. The Fed acknowledged progress on inflation, but indicated just one rate cut is likely this year.
Seeking Alpha · 3d ago
Beneath The Skin Of CPI Inflation: A Stunning Outlier Services CPI Drove Down Everything Else
Consumer Price Index for May was pushed down by a sharp drop in durable goods prices, a drop in energy prices, flat food prices, and a stunning outlier in core services CPI. Services CPI rose at the smallest pace since late 2021. The one-month outlier drove down Core CPI and overall CPI. Durable goods prices have been falling across the board.
Seeking Alpha · 3d ago
The Fed Doesn't Need To Cut Rates, But Probably Will Anyway
The economy is doing fine and the Fed doesn't need to ease monetary policy, says Christopher Yates. He says the Fed may be able to get away with one or two rate cuts. The inflation war isn't won, but the battle is probably over, he says. The outlook for the US economy appears robust.
Seeking Alpha · 3d ago
FOMC Holds Rates, Revises Forward Guidance
Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) voted to hold its federal funds rate target in the 5.25-5.5 percent range on Tuesday. FOMC members also revised their forward guidance for the future path of interest rates. Fed members believe the long-run neutral real rate of interest is higher than previously thought.
Seeking Alpha · 3d ago
Prices Stable In May: Time To Cut Rates?
Seeking Alpha · 3d ago
Federal Reserve Keeps Policy Unchanged, Signals Just One Rate Cut Before Year-End
Seeking Alpha · 3d ago
Fed Watch: At The Midway Point
Seeking Alpha · 4d ago
May CPI Report: A September Cut Is Back On The Table
May's CPI report came in softer than expected. Both headline and core inflation came in below consensus estimates. Headline CPI inflation eased from 0.3% in April to 0.0% in May. A September rate cut remains in the picture for the Fed. Core services prices rose just 0.2% month-on-month.
Seeking Alpha · 4d ago
AIER's Everyday Price Index Unchanged In May 2024
Home Market Outlook Economy Analysis AIER's Everyday Price Index Unchanged In May 2024. The largest monthly price increases were seen in food away from home, prescription drugs, and tobacco/smoking products. On June 12, 2024, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics released Consumer Price Index (CPI) data for May 2024 and the AIER Everyday Price index was essentially unchanged.
Seeking Alpha · 4d ago
Chart Of The Week: The Great Rate Debate
Seeking Alpha · 4d ago
Inflation Relief Boosts Case For U.S. Rate Cuts
U.S. CPI finally tracking for 2%, but more good news is needed for rate cuts. A surprise 0.2% MoM core CPI inflation print in May is good news for the Fed. The Fed is expected to cut rates in September. Inflation relief is a relief after a string of high readings.
Seeking Alpha · 4d ago
The Prices Don't Feel Right: Unraveling The Inflation Perception
Seeking Alpha · 5d ago
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