Fed’s interest rate pivot brings new risks
The Fed’s about-face on interest rates reflects a shift in global growth expectations and changes how bond investors should think about risk, says head of fixed income Mike Gitlin.
July Fed Meeting Anticipated
Ahead of the July Federal Reserve meeting comments from FOMC officials are being scrutinized. Market sentiment continues to be swayed by trade war expectations and geopolitics.
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Fed Commentary Pushes Equities Higher
Testimony by Fed Chair Jerome Powell extended the rally in the U.S. equity averages. As the July FOMC meeting approaches, rate cut expectations propelled the Dow and S&P 500 to close at record highs.
U.S. Stocks Retreat on Strong Jobs Report
The broader market pulled back as the U.S. employment report showed strength in confirm payrolls. Ahead of the July FOMC meeting, the spike in NFP tempered expectations for the number of rate cuts on the horizon.
Impact of New Fed Easing Cycle
Rate Cuts & Price Hikes: Impact on U.S. Equites from New Fed Easing Cycle