Trump says GDP would have topped 4% if Fed had halted rate hikes sooner
U.S. economic growth would be much stronger had the Federal Reserve stopped raising rates sooner, President Donald Trump said in an interview that aired Friday.
Boeing's 737 Max could single-handedly hit US GDP if production is halted, JP Morgan says
A production halt of Boeing's 737 Max jets could be felt well beyond the aerospace giant's quarterly profits, according to J.P. Morgan.
A key recession indicator just did something that hasn't happened in 12 years
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's assertion this week that the U.S. economy remains strong is facing a stern test from the bond market.
US weekly jobless claims fall more than expected
The jobless claims report pointed to still strong labor market conditions, though the pace of job growth has slowed after last year's robust gains.
Mortgage rates just tanked thanks to the Fed – and they could go even lower
The average rate on the popular 30-year fixed rate mortgage, which had been sitting for days at 4.40 percent, fell sharply to 4.34 percent.
Trump finally got his wish from the Fed, but not for the reasons he wanted
The Fed took a pause on interest rate hikes, which would seem to satisfy President Donald Trump if not for the reasons that are driving the move.
Fed Chair Powell says Chinese and European economies have slowed 'substantially'
Weakening Chinese and European economies are acting as a deterrent to U.S. growth, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says.
Market sees nearly 50% chance of a Fed rate cut by the end of January 2020
The fed funds futures market is assigning a 47.8 percent probability of at least one rate cut by Jan. 29.
Here's what changed in the new Fed statement
This is a comparison of Wednesday's FOMC statement with the one issued after the Fed's previous policymaking meeting on January 30.