• GDX
    MarketWatch25 minutes ago

    The unrelenting hunt for yield may end in tears, says James Grant

    The prominent author of Grant’s Interest Rate Observer sounds like a lot like many permabears roaming this yield-parched world.

  • GDX
    Forbes52 minutes ago

    The Week Ahead: Should Investors Tune In Or Tune Out?

    The stock market moved sideways for most of last week with the heaviest selling on Wednesday. Finally on Friday we got Janet Yellen's long awaited comments from Jackson Hole where she said "the case for raising rates has strengthened in recent months." This did little to change the already low expectations for a rate hike in September but then Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer hinted on CNBC that a rate hike was still possible next month. The S&P futures reversed course on his comments as the futures dropped 20 points. This increases the focus on the September 20-21 FOMC meeting which ...

  • XLP
    CNBC3 hours ago

    One trader has a strategy to win big from the Fed's rate 'ping-pong match'

    Todd Gordon of TradingAnalysis.com is reading the Fed's interest rate tea leaves, and trying to score a big profit on an ETF.