Post Tagged with: "Janet Yellen"

Source: Fox Business

Yellen says interest rates may need to rise to stop economy from overheating

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Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Tuesday that higher interest rates may be needed in order to stave off runaway economic growth in the U.S. brought on in part by trillions in government stimulus measures.

“It may be that …

May 4, 2021 - 3:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Economy, Finance
Source: CNBC

Yellen says U.S. could return to full employment next year if Congress passes $1.9 trillion stimulus


The U.S. could return to full employment in 2022 if President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus rescue package is passed, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Sunday.

“There’s absolutely no reason why we should suffer through a long …

February 8, 2021 - 1:00 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Economy, Finance, Politics, Uncategorized
Source: Fox Business

10-year Treasury yield jumps above 1%, here’s why it may not spike further

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Investors are piling into the safety of U.S. government debt, pushing the yield on the 10-year Treasury note above 1% for the first time since March of 2020.


With the Democrats moving to …

January 6, 2021 - 2:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Economy, Finance
Fed Maintains Rates

Fed Maintains Rates

International concerns and low inflation leave Fed stance unchanged

Speculation continues to grow on when the Federal Reserve will raise its key interest rates as a release from today’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting indicated that rates would remain …

September 17, 2015 - 6:37 pm Oil and Gas 360 Articles
Fed’s Yellen Sees Valuations as “Quite High”

Fed’s Yellen Sees Valuations as “Quite High”

Stocks down as Yellen warns valuations are over historical averages

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen  warned that stock valuations are “generally quite high,” and that “there are potential dangers” in a discussion yesterday with International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine …