Juneau News Updates

Yellen: Fed to move ‘cautiously’ on rate hikes

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday the central bank will move cautiously as it weighs interest rate hikes in light of a weak global economy and stubbornly low inflation,

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Jobs Friday clashes with March Fed meeting

It’s Jobs Friday. That means the monthly Wall Street guessing game, “Will they or won’t they hike?” will kick off after the federal government lets the world know how many

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Fed minutes could shed light on rate hikes

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signaled this past week  the central bank will be reluctant to raise interest rates next month if global economic troubles and the punishing slide in

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Fed’s Yellen cites growing risks to economy

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen told Congress on Wednesday global economic troubles and the recent sell-off in stocks could rattle the U.S. economy, raising the prospect of a delay in

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Fed hike in March? Nasdaq stumbles 2.2%, Dow off 223

Stocks dove sharply into negative territory after the Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that it has not ruled out another interest

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No Fed rate increase, but no retreat from March hike — yet

The Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged Wednesday and said it’s closely monitoring global economic and market turmoil, but gave

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Fed’s call: Twin threats could raise red flags

The Federal Reserve kicks off its two-day policy meeting Tuesday, and futures are pricing in a roughly 80% chance the

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Yellen: Rate hike next month is ‘live possibility’

The Federal Reserve may be closer than ever to hiking interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade

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