As ther world waits with bated breath for Janet Yellen's statement this afternoon - whiche is uniformly expected to be a nothing-burger, some are wondering if the recent flip-floppery by Yellen, Draghi (and even Kuroda with his 'actual'...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump named on Tuesday two possible candidates to run the Federal Reserve over the next few years: current Fed Chair Janet Yellen and Trump's economic adviser Gary Cohn, according to an interview with The Wall Street Journal. Show More Summary
President Trump said Tuesday that he's considering either re-nominating Janet L. Yellen for a second term as Fed chief or replacing her with someone else, possibly Gary Cohn, who leads his National Economic Council. Trump said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal that he has a “lot of respect”...
In a continuation of the same WSJ interview, in which president Trump once again slammed Jeff Sessions, Trump laid out his current thoughts on who, if anyone, will replace Janet Yellen when her terms runs out next February. That said,...Show More Summary
U.S. President Donald Trump said he was considering renominating Janet Yellen as Fed chairperson, in an interview with the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday. Trump said he was also considering White House economic adviser Gary Cohn for the job, the Journal reported. http://on.wsj.com/2h0HcTb Trump...
President Donald Trump says he's considering either re-nominating Janet Yellen for a second term as Fed chair or replacing her with someone else, possibly Gary Cohn, who leads his National … Click to Continue »
The single biggest trend for the next year or so will be the collapse of the $USD. The fact is that the Fed will be forced to walk back its hawkishness. Indeed, this process has already begun with Janet Yellen testifying before Congress...Show More Summary
Janet Yellen has confirmed that the ($USD) is going to collapse. I don’t mean a systemic, going to zero, collapse (though one day the $USD, like all fiat currencies will fail). I mean that the $USD is going to drop hard in the coming 18+ months. How hard? I believe we’ll see the $USD in the 80s sometime in 2018. Show More Summary
Central Bankers are absolutely terrified. In the last month, both Fed President Janet Yellen and ECB President Mario Draghi have issued somewhat hawkish statements, only to turn around within 48 hours and walk back their comments. Again,...Show More Summary
Editorials from around Pennsylvania: RESTRICT SUBPRIME LENDING, July 17 Interest rates will be allowed to continue rising, but gradually, later this year, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen told members of … Click to Continue »
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference after a two-day Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Washington in March 2017. Photo by REUTERS/Yuri Gripas Editor’s note: Cutting taxes while beefing up the military. Show More Summary
While in London recently at an exchange with British Academy President Lord Nicholas Stern, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen really let the cat out of the bag. She told Stern that banks are now "very much stronger," with another financial...Show More Summary
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's increasing concern over low and falling inflation helped US stock markets hit record highs last week. Yellen testified before Congress for two days, and Wall Street found enough concern that inflation...Show More Summary
Fed Chair Janet Yellen dodged a recent question about whether she'd accept a second term--although it's unlikely Trump will re-appoint her.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen needs to get her story straight. Yellen faced a tough grilling on the central bank’s ethics and communications policies during congressional testimony from Rep. Ann Wagner. Wagner laid out a numberShow More Summary
A lot of eyes were on Janet Yellen’s testimony in front of the Senate Banking committee last week, as investors wanted to hear more clues about a potential change in the economic and monetary policy of the Federal Reserve. People seemed...Show More Summary
Thanks, it seems, to a few short words from Janet Yellen, the world's stock markets added over $1.5 trillion to wealthy people's net worth this week, sending global market cap to record highs. The value of global equity markets reached a record high $76.28 trillion yesterday, up a shocking 18.6% since President Trump was elected. Show More Summary
Dear friends, Janet Yellen headed for the Hill this past week for what could be her last appearance before Congress. Of course, that prompted me to grace sweltering Manhattan with my presence to chime in and opine on her viewpoint of the world. Show More Summary
The global dollar-based monetary system is in serious jeopardy, according to former Texas Congressman Ron Paul. And contrary to Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen’s assurances that there won’t be another major crisis in our lifetime, the next...Show More Summary
;Janet Yellen acknowledged… that the US’s persistently subdued inflation could raise questions about the Federal Reserve’s current path of gradually raising interest rates and vowed to watch prices ‘very closely’ for signs they were stagnating. The post Doug Noland: Yellen on Inflation was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!