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Fed Rate Cut

Dimon Cutters

Michael Farr | Posted 06.14.2012 | Business
Michael Farr

No matter what anyone tells you, it stands to reason that this European crisis is significant and will be around for quite a while longer. What will markets do?

Bernanke Hints At Rate Cut

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Momentum is building for a fresh dose of economic stimulants to boost the country out of the doldrums _ perhaps by putting more mon...

Emergency Rate Cut Helpful But Not Enough

Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Henry Blodget

The central banks should have cut at least 100 basis points. World governments should also immediately band together and put together a comprehensive plan.

Will the Fed's Rollercoaster Ride Save the Dollar?

Michael Pento | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Michael Pento

Will the downward pressure in commodities continue and should investors expect the end of this interest rate toboggan ride?

Fed Expected To Cut Rates By Quarter-Point

Financial Times | Krishna Guha | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The "tail risk" of a deep and protracted recession in the US has not diminished much in recent weeks in spite of the rally in the stock market and imp...

Fed Cuts Interest Rate By 3/4 Point

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Federal Reserve slashed a key U.S. interest rate by three-quarters of a percentage point Tuesday, a substantial cut but smaller than many in finan...

Ask The Ben Bernanke 8-Ball!

236.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Economic meltdown looms, and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke is doing what he does best: lowering interest rates. At least, that's what financia...

Fed Divisions Complicate Inflation Talks

AP | JEANNINE AVERSA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Ben Bernanke's juggling act has gotten harder. The Federal Reserve chairman has been taking extraordinary steps to prevent credit,...

Stocks Soar, Dow Rises 420 Points

AP | MADLEN READ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Wall Street stormed higher Tuesday as investors, optimistic following stronger-than-expected earnings from two big investment banks, ...

Fed Rate Cut Could Revive Inflation

Washington Post | Steven Mufson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Federal Reserve Board's rate cut yesterday increased the chances that months of Fed moves could start to trickle down to homeowners in time to eas...

Goldman Sachs: Fed May Cut Rate Today

Reuters Via CN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

An emergency interest rate cut from the Federal Reserve is possible ahead of its March 18th policy meeting, according to a Goldman Sachs research note...

Surprise Rate Cut Unlikely Despite Recession Fears

CNBC | Albert Bozzo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Despite the growing chorus on Wall Street predicting a recession this year, economists say the Federal Reserve is unlikely to cut interest rates befor...

Fox Business Network Consults Astrologer For Prediction On Fed Rate Cut

Portfolio | Jeff Bercovici | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Fox Business continues to push the boundaries of what constitutes business news. Last week it was genital cosmetic surgery; this week it's astrology. ...

Fed Cuts Rates By Quarter Point

AP | Martin Crutsinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Federal Reserve, confronted with surging oil prices and a slumping housing market, on Wednesday cut a key interest rate by a quarter-point, the se...