US stocks hit the brakes following new jobs report - The Mercury News

FILE – This July 15, 2013, file photo, shows the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks faded a bit from their record highs in early trading Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index was on pace to snap its longest winning streak in four ...

Why the Fed Will Ignore the First Drop in Payrolls in Seven Years - TheStreet.com

You can blame much of the U.S. labor market's first contraction in seven years on Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The tropical storms, ironically, are also among the reasons that economists say the loss of 33,000 jobs in September won't keep the Federal ...

US stocks fade, Treasury yields jump following jobs report - Chicago Tribune

U.S. stocks faded a bit from their record highs in early trading Friday, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index was on pace to snap its longest winning streak in four years. Treasury yields climbed after the government's monthly jobs report showed wages ...

Rates are jumping as jobs report showed hidden signs of inflation - CNBC

The closely watched average hourly wages figure jumped higher by an annualized 2.9 percent, a faster pace than the Federal Reserve's 2 percent target for inflation. Following the data release the 2-year Treasury note yield hit a high of 1.52 percent, ...

Here's how traders are reacting to the shocking September jobs report - Business Insider UK

A wild September jobs report showing that US payrolls contracted for the first time since 2010, was largely met with a shrug by investors. The S&P 500 slid just 0.2% in pre-market trading — a sign that investors were already taking into account the ...

BOND REPORT: Treasury Yields Rise As Wage Growth Jumps - Fox Business

Treasury prices extended a decline, causing yields to jump on Friday as investors looked past a hurricane-influenced fall in September nonfarm payrolls to key in on a jump in wage growth, suggesting tight labor markets may finally drive inflation ...

US jobs data doesn't rule out December interest rate move – analysts - Financial Times

The effects of a recent string of hurricanes on US jobs data is not likely to blow the Federal Reserve off course for a possible move to increase interest rates in December, analysts said on Friday. ING chief international economist James Knightley ...

The Jobs Report: Look Beyond the Headlines - Nasdaq

It will be hard in many ways to know what to make of the jobs report that came out at 8:30 this morning. We saw the first negative headline number for a long time, but there is a lot of uncertainty as to what extent the two major hurricanes that came ...

Traders keep bets on Fed rate hike in December after jobs report - Reuters

FILE PHOTO: A police officer keeps watch in front of the U.S. Federal Reserve building in Washington, DC, U.S. on October 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo. (Reuters) - U.S. short-term interest rate futures fell slightly on Friday after a ...

Here's Why the Stock Market REALLY Just Took a Dive After Jobs Report - TheStreet.com

The stock market didn't like the August employment report. But, it's not because of a weak headline number. Brian Sozzi. Follow. Oct 6, 2017 9:28 AM EDT. To receive the "Morning Jolt" daily newsletter, please head here. Seeing a drop of 33,000 in the ...

US employment falls for first time in seven years amid hurricane destruction - business live - The Guardian

Destruction in Cudjoe Key, Florida, in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. 24 September 2017. Photograph: Carlo Allegri/Reuters. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing options; Share on LinkedIn · Share on Pinterest ...

US stock futures slip after disappointing jobs report - CNBC

Traders work as a television monitor displays Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen announcing the Fed's decision to raise interest rates on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) June 14, 2017 in New York City. U.S. stock index futures pointed ...

Fed Officials Reveal Their True Inflation Attitudes - Bloomberg

The central bank's commitment to gradualism is cracking, and might not last past the December meeting. by. Tim Duy. @TimDuy More stories by Tim Duy. October 6, 2017, 4:00 AM PDT. Guessing at the future. Source: Fox Photos/Getty Images.

Central banks shouldn't stretch normalisation process - gulfnews.com

Three cheers for central banks! That may sound strange coming from someone who has long been critical of the world's monetary authorities. But I applaud the US Federal Reserve's long-overdue commitment to the normalisation of its policy rate and ...

Interest Rate Outlook: US Yields To Stay Subdued Until Inflation Prospects Rise - Seeking Alpha

Inflation moved higher in August after five months of negative surprises. This will likely give the Federal Reserve confidence to hike interest rates in December. Although Hurricanes Harvey and Irma could cloud economic data (making it difficult to ...

S&P 500 Set for Longest Streak in Years - DTN The Progressive Farmer (blog)

NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks climbed again on Thursday, and the gain for the Standard & Poor's 500 put the index on track for its longest winning streak in four years. Financial stocks led the way on expectations their profits will rise with interest rates ...