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Interest-Rate Forecast: What’s Next?

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In today’s episode, Preston Caldwell, senior U.S. economist for Morningstar Research Services, explains why he thinks the Federal Reserve is done raising interest rates and when he expects the cuts to start.


Meta’s “App-y” Family

Microsoft’s Strong Q4

Barbie Boost Could Fall 

Interest Rates Outlook

Will There Be Future Interest Rate Hikes?

Inflation Is Falling

The Economy is Strong

How Long Will Economic Growth Last?

When Will the Fed Start Cutting Interest Rates?

Retiring Earlier Than Expected? How to Manage Your Finances



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Microsoft Earnings: Solid Performance, With Azure Strength Offset by Margin Pressure in 2024

When Will the Fed Start Cutting Interest Rates?

Fed’s Powell Talks Tough After Rate Hike, But a Pause Seen Likely From Here

4 Financial Tasks You Shouldn’t Put Off


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