Posts Tagged ‘week’

Fed’s Stimulus Overshadows This Week’s Economic Summit

Monday, November 8th, 2010

This week’s G20 summit in Seoul has been overshadowed by the Fed’s $600 billion stimulus program, which has put US officials on the defensive.

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Fed’s Stimulus Overshadows This Week’s Economic Summit

UK’s Cameron Seeks to Bolster Trade Ties With China

Sunday, November 7th, 2010

Prime Minister David Cameron leads a heavyweight group of British politicians and business chiefs on a visit to China this week which will focus squarely on expanding trade ties with the world’s second-largest economy.

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UK’s Cameron Seeks to Bolster Trade Ties With China

Trichet Opposes Europe’s New Fiscal Rule Plans

Thursday, October 21st, 2010

European Central Bank President Jean-Claude Trichet does not fully support plans for new fiscal rules in the EU circulated this week, the ECB said on Thursday.

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Tuesday: Fed Easing, Intel Earnings to Take Centerstage

Monday, October 11th, 2010

Fed easing and the wobbly dollar will again be the talk in Tuesday’s markets, but Intel’s after-the-bell earnings may shift the focus to corporate balance sheets and the heavy hitters reporting later this week.

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Tuesday: Fed Easing, Intel Earnings to Take Centerstage

Week Ahead: Jobs to Direct Markets—and Maybe the Fed

Friday, October 1st, 2010

The September employment report outstrips most every other influence on markets in the week ahead, and the effect the report has could prove lasting.

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Week Ahead: Jobs to Direct Markets—and Maybe the Fed

Labor Day Picnics Trigger Stampede in Cattle, Beef Prices

Saturday, August 21st, 2010

Americans face higher beef prices for their traditional end-of-summer Labor Day barbecues following a late-night stampede by meat packers this week that helped send cattle futures to their highest levels in nearly two years.

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Labor Day Picnics Trigger Stampede in Cattle, Beef Prices

Week Ahead: Markets Look to Economy After July’s Bounce

Friday, July 30th, 2010

Economic reports on jobs, manufacturing and the consumer could be what trips up stocks in the week ahead, deflating some of July’s 7 percent gain.

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Week Ahead: Markets Look to Economy After July’s Bounce

Week Ahead: Choppy Market Tries to Shrug Off Euro Worries

Friday, June 11th, 2010

Stocks will navigate choppy waters in the week ahead, but could sail a bit more smoothly—barring any nasty, new surprises from Europe.

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Week Ahead: Choppy Market Tries to Shrug Off Euro Worries

Week Ahead: All Eyes on Europe’s Sovereign Debt Crisis

Friday, June 4th, 2010

The weakening euro could continue to strong-arm markets in the week ahead, as investors worry about contagion from Europe’s sovereign debt crisis and the potential for a bigger setback in the U.S.

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Week Ahead: All Eyes on Europe’s Sovereign Debt Crisis

Europe’s Weekend Will Determine Wall Street’s Week

Saturday, May 8th, 2010

The volatility that zapped stock prices in the past week could continue to deliver some jolts in the week ahead.

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Europe’s Weekend Will Determine Wall Street’s Week