of principal losses. Some investors are concerned about that, concerned that, if indeed we see a substantial interest rate increase , that those bonds and bond funds could be subject to losses. What do you say to investors who are concerned about that
start sending rate change timing guesses toward earlier and expectations upward. If the timing estimate for the first a Fed rate hike starts moving into H1-15, it's quite possible the market will begin adjusting to incorporate the consequences of that
up just 5.5%. That's down sharply from the single-month peak of 8.4% growth experienced in July 2013, when the rate - hike panic was at its maximum. The same trend is evident in our year-over-year three-month averaged data shown in the following
the St. Louis Federal Reserve, announced that an interest rate hike may take place in the first quarter of 2015. So consider this in ..... statement he previously made. “While the comments about a rate hike match Bullard’s previous forecast, they appeared to take the market
Amazon.com, Visa down after disappointing results * Russian shares, rouble, bonds fall; central bank surprises with rate hike (Updates with U.S. market opening, changes dateline; previous LONDON) By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK, July 25
* Central bank surprises with hawkish rate rise (Recasts to reflect further falls, c.bank rate hike )
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2.50%, with jobless claims falling to an 8-year low winning the day vs. a big miss in June New Home Sales. Checking rate hike expectations, the December 2016 Eurodollar contract is lower by 5.5 basis points (means expectation of higher rates
intermediate-term fund if interest rates were to increase by one percentage point in a one-year period. That's a fairly big rate hike . Of course, most investors would rather not have to contend with any losses in the safe portion of their portfolios, but
SYDNEY, July 24 (Reuters) - The New Zealand dollar skidded to a six-week low on Thursday after the country's central bank switched to a wait-and-see stance following its fourth straight rate hike ,...