Fed indicates it will let inflation run above 2 percent goal for ‘temporary period’

“Symmetric” was mentioned at least nine times in the minutes. The Fed’s preferred inflation gauge,.

Fed’s Kaplan sees 4 or so more hikes before central bank finishes

The Federal Reserve needs to raise interest rates about four more times before it reaches.

North Korea part of ‘downside risks’ for economy, Fed’s Bostic says

Geopolitical turmoil and policy certainty are combining to make businesses more cautious about investing, Atlanta.

US durable goods orders fell 1.7% in April, vs 1.4% drop expected

New orders for key U.S.-made capital goods increased more than expected in April and shipments.

Trump’s trade mantra is ‘speak loudly and wave your stick around,’ says investment chief

Donald Trump’s approach to foreign relations has never been subtle. But the president’s recent declarations.

US-China trade agreements are and ‘lose-lose,’ says Moody’s economist

Jason Lee | Reuters Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (R) is seen as he and a.

US should watch its debt pile before ‘things get out of hand,’ Fed’s Mester says

U.S. debt-to-GDP reached 104 percent in 2017, its highest level since 1946, when it hovered.

China says it hasn’t offered Trump a $200 billion trade surplus cut

China has not offered to cut its trade surplus with the U.S. by $200 billion,.

Fed’s Mester reiterates support for gradual US rate increases

The Federal Reserve should continue its gradual approach to raising interest rates given that inflation.

Market now pricing in four interest rate hikes this year

As things stand, Fed officials currently are indicating a total of three hikes this year..