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Top Fed officials say they are ‘closer’ to cutting interest rates

By Howard Schneider and Michael S. Derby UPPER MARLBORO, Maryland (Reuters) -Top Federal Reserve officials said on Wednesday the U.S. central bank is "closer" to cutting interest rates given inflation's improved trajectory and a labor market in better balance, remarks that set the stage for a first reduction in borrowing costs in September. Fed Governor…

US bank regulator warns against ‘worrisome’ state laws targeting banks

By Pete Schroeder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A top U.S. bank regulator warned on Wednesday the agency may begin pushing back against the "worrisome trend" of states adopting laws meant to police national bank activities on political grounds. Michael Hsu, head of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), said in a speech that…

Dow Jones Industrial Average soars over 700 points on Tuesday as rate cut hopes pile on

Dow Jones gains 1.7% in a single day as rate cut hopes surge. Easing US Retail Sales data reignited market bets of a September rate cut. Dow Jones sets a new record high for a second day in a row. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) surged to a second record-setting day in a row,…

Australian Dollar consolidates as traders await directions on labor data

AUD/USD shows a further decrease since Tuesday falling below 0.6730. Australian labor data will dictate short-term dynamics that might prompt a more hawkish RBA. Strong US data might now be enough to close the divergence between the Fed and RBA stance. The Australian Dollar (AUD) continued to lose ground against the USD on Tuesday, falling…

US Dollar stops the bleeding as Retail Sales revisions show resilient outlook

US Retail Sales saw a slight uptick in June. USD's overall outlook still remains skewed to the downside due to dovish bets on the Fed. Markets remain confident about a September cut. On Tuesday, the US Dollar, as measured by the DXY index, saw some gains following promising results in June’s Retail Sales figures reported…

I’ve worked with college students for years. Parents should teach their college-bound kids these key life skills this summer.

I spent nearly a decade in the college classroom, teaching composition to freshmen. Not only was it my job to teach students how to write a college-level essay, but I also found myself taking on another role. I involuntarily became a college student life coach of sorts.The small number of students and the nature of…

I drive 2 hours to shop at Trader Joe’s once a month. Here are 11 items I buy that make the trip worth it.

Angle down icon An icon in the shape of an angle pointing down. Moving to Indiana wasn't going to stop me from shopping at Trader Joe's. Michelle Mastro Since moving to Indiana, I have to drive two hours to get to the closest Trader Joe's.Some items are worth making the trek for, like the granola bites,…

Big Tech CEOs, billionaires, and business leaders react to Trump rally shooting

Prominent tech CEOs and billionaires condemned the shooting at a Trump rally on Saturday, with some voicing their support for former President Donald Trump.At least two people, including the suspected shooter, were killed on Saturday after shots were fired at the rally in Butler, Pennsylvania, according to a statement from the Secret Service. Two other…

Trump safe after shots fired in assassination attempt at Pennsylvania rally

In a fateful incident during a rally in Butler, Pennsylvania on Saturday, Former President Donald Trump was injured in an assassination attempt. Several bullet shots were fired at Donald Trump’s rally and one such shot ripped the upper part of his right ear. Trump was immediately rushed to a safer place by the  Secret Service and…

Silver Price Analysis: XAG/USD makes a U-turn and slides below $31.00

Silver retreats over 2% yet holds above $30.78 'double bottom' neckline. Downward momentum noted, but RSI in bullish range hints at potential rebound. Key support at $30.50; further levels at $30.00 and $29.82/79 zone. Resistance points at $31.00, $31.75, $32.15, aiming for the YTD high of $32.51. Silver price reversed course and registered losses of…
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