|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||114.01 - 114.29|
|52 Week Range||110.90 - 115.46|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.20%|
Among the key macroeconomic indicators published by the Fed, capacity utilization in US industries helps investors forecast business cycle changes.
The October Producer Price Index rose 0.4% month-over-month, and it was unchanged compared to the September reading. On a year-over-year basis, the index has risen 2.8%.
The University of Michigan Preliminary Consumer Sentiment for November was reported at 97.8, which was 2.9 lower than the final October reading of 100.7.
The non-farm payroll data for October rose by 261,000, which was below the consensus expectation of over 300,000 job additions.
The International Monetary Fund or IMF publishes the "World Economic Outlook" or WEO report biannually, in April and September or October, and it publishes two updates in January and July.
The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (or JOLTS) report for September came out on November 7. Job openings remained unchanged at 6.1 million as of the last business day in September.
The central bank said that the key reason for such sharp increase in prices was due to the depreciation of the British pound after the Brexit referendum.
In a speech at the 2017 Herbert Stein Memorial Lecture, Fed Chair Janet Yellen shared her thoughts on monetary policy for the future and discussed whether there will be any role for unconventional policy ...
In her speech at the 2017 Herbert Stein Memorial Lecture, Fed Chair Janet Yellen explained the tools that were used by the Fed to combat the economic slowdown in the aftermath of the 2007 financial crisis....
In the ECB's (European Central Bank) October policy meeting, its laid out its plans for the QE (quantitative easing) program.
At the last FOMC (Federal Open Market Committee) meeting on September 20, 2017, Fed members decided to initiate a balance sheet normalization process starting in October.
The wealth management industry continues to push clients to buy a product intended to hedge against inflation, an increasingly illusory threat.
FOMC members noted that labor market conditions could take a hit due to the hurricanes in August and that this was evident in the October non-farm payrolls report.
At a meeting of global central bankers over the weekend, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reiterated her forecast that inflation will reach the U.S. central bank's target of 2%. One of these years, after under-shooting this goal, the Fed's forecast might finally come true. Amundi Smith Breeden's advice in its October monthly client note is to buy Treasury Inflation Protected Securities.
Not all members of the FOMC, according to the minutes of the meeting, were on the same page with respect to a December interest rate hike.
In this series, we'll discuss the September FOMC meeting minutes in detail and decide how the meeting minutes have changed the outlook for markets.
The Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey is a forward indicator of economic activity. The US Fed takes this measure into consideration when making monetary policy decisions involving interest rates.
The path to President Trump's tax reform plan could be troubled by the prospect of a ballooning deficit because the plan offers generous tax cuts.
Bostic dealt with various reasons that have been cited as reasons for the lower level of inflation—even questioning the common ones.