Posts filed under “Federal Reserve”

What interest-rate action should the Fed take?

The WSJ asks

What interest-rate action should
the Fed take Tuesday?
Keep rates the same
Raise rates for 18th time
Cut rates

The answer comes as no big surprise:  67% think they should keep them the same or cut rates; Only 33% thinks they should raise rates.

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Source:
Where do you think oil prices will end the year?
WSJ Online, August 7, 2006
http://discussions.wsj.com/n/mb/message.asp?webtag=wsjvoices&nav=messages&msg=3965

Category: Federal Reserve, Psychology

What are Inflation Expectations?

Category: Federal Reserve, Inflation

Hey Bernanke, What Up?

Category: Federal Reserve, Psychology

What are the Odds of a Recession?

Category: Economy, Employment, Federal Reserve, Investing, Markets, Psychology

Careful What You Wish For: Perhaps the Fed Should Raise After all

Category: Economy, Employment, Federal Reserve, Fixed Income/Interest Rates, Investing, Markets, Psychology

Category: Employment, Federal Reserve, Inflation, Investing, Markets, Psychology

NFP: Final Piece in Fed Puzzle?

Category: Employment, Federal Reserve, Inflation, Markets

Short versus Long Term: The Topping Process at Work

Category: Employment, Federal Reserve, Investing, Markets, RR&A, Technical Analysis, Trading

Tension Between Incoming Data and Forecast

Category: Consumer Spending, Economy, Federal Reserve, Fixed Income/Interest Rates, Real Estate

“These People Are Dangerous”

Category: Commodities, Economy, Federal Reserve, Inflation, Investing, Markets, Psychology, Technical Analysis