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 trade deficits new highs will lead to trade tensions-commentary

The result, obviously, is an accelerating inflation we already have, and a Fed that is.

Reacting to rising inflation and rates

NEW YORK (AP) — Investors are fearfully watching for signs that inflation is picking up..

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..

At top of the Fed, a dispute on policy picks up steam

“It’s important to distinguish between the current strong economic conditions and the key longer-run drivers.