Tagged: Federal Reserve

26
Sep
2014

Stocks Moving on Good News, But Investor Sentiment Depends on the Fed

Stock market action might not be robust, but the stock market has made a full recovery from the correction that began in May. Investor sentiment is pretty decent right now, even though earnings expectations among large-cap companies have fallen considerably. There are still good event-driven trades in this stock market, but...

VIDEO: Hiring Up, But Yellen 'dashboard' Signals Caution 1
03
Aug
2014

VIDEO: Hiring Up, But Yellen ‘dashboard’ Signals Caution

With employers ramping up hiring and the unemployment rate sinking in the past year, pressure is rising on Janet Yellen’s Federal Reserve: Is the time near to raise interest rates to prevent a strengthening economy from igniting inflation? Employers, after all, have added an average 244,000 jobs a month since...