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Stocks snap a two-day losing streak on further expectations of a July rate cut

The S&P 500, Dow Jones industrial average, and Nasdaq Composite index all ended the day higher in US trading.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is right. Unemployment and inflation are no longer linked in the way that they once were.

AOC is right: Inflation is solved. That’s why central banks are doing the unthinkable — cutting rates when we’ve got full employment...

The economy is screaming for an interest rate rise. But the US Fed and the ECB have signalled they're going to cut instead.
President Donald Trump stands behind Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell.

Who is Jerome Powell? The man Trump keeps trying to fire holds the fates of US economy and stock market in his grasp

He's the Chair of the Federal Reserve, and his interest-rate decisions are under extreme scrutiny from Donald Trump and stock investors alike.
Not a place that Musk cared about, until recently.

Bank stocks are soaring after every single one passes the Fed’s annual stress test

The Federal Reserve's annual stress tests evaluate how well vital US banks would handle a recession or shock to the global economy.

‘There are no obvious opportunities’: A Wall Street investment chief managing $23 billion says now is the time to protect returns rather t...

Now is the time to exercise caution as asset values get extended, said Bill Zox, chief investment officer at Diamond Hill Capital Management.
Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell prepares to testify before a Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on the The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress; on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 1, 2018.

Both stock and bond markets are predicting rate cuts this year — but some industry watchers aren’t sure the Fed should play ball

"We suspect that investors have misjudged the Fed’s 'reaction function'," said Oliver Jones of Capital Economics.

President Trump says he never threatened to demote Fed chairman months after White House team researched whether it’s legal

In a "Meet the Press" interview with Chuck Todd, President Donald Trump said he never threatened to remove Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell.

Stock traders are holding tight in case the Fed ‘spoils the party’

Stock markets are mostly flat before the Fed meets. Traders may "need to buckle up tightly and prepare for a potentially wild ride," said an analyst.

A Wall Street investment chief overseeing $26 billion breaks down why recession fears are overblown, even as the market clamors for Fed relief

The yield-curve inversion between 10-year Treasurys and 3-month notes is a signal of low inflation, not imminent recession, industry watchers argue.
U.S. President Trump departs for travel to Japan from the White House in Washington

Trump lashes out at the Fed and suggests people want to travel to Europe because of ‘devalued’ currencies

President Donald Trump lashed out at the Federal Reserve on Tuesday, calling on the independent central bank to lower interest rates.