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    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.

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    Barrons.com11 hours ago

    [$$] Fed's Jackson Hole Circus

    “Clowns to the left of me, jokers to the right.” Those may not have been the lyrics running through the head of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen last week at the annual policy symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyo., but it might be understandable to have had thoughts along those lines. Before the official proceedings, senior central bank officials held an extraordinary meeting with members of an activist group, Fed Up, who argued against interest-rate hikes. Rate increases could slow the decline in unemployment and hamper progress for African-American and Hispanic workers.