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CNBC - Business

Esther George says the Fed's 'large balance sheet' may have helped cause the yield curve inversion

20 hours ago

The Fed didn't need to cut rates in July, Kansas City Fed president says

20 hours ago

US weekly jobless claims fall more than expected

20 hours ago

Art Laffer warns on negative rates, saying he'd borrow as much as he could for no interest

13 hours ago

Here's why Trump wants to buy Greenland

1 day ago

A trade war with Europe would be more damaging than Washington's dispute with China

20 hours ago

Bond market yield curve inverts, signaling Fed may be too slow to cut rates, risks recession

1 day ago

Fed says July rate cut was 'recalibration' and not part of 'pre-set course' for more easing

1 day ago

CBO expects deficit to grow more than projected, warns that tariff hikes could harm growth

1 day ago

Trump says the Fed is the 'only problem' with the economy, calls Powell 'a golfer who can't putt'

1 day ago

Morgan Stanley: Risk of a global recession is 'high and rising'

1 day ago

Bank of America CEO Moynihan says the consumer is doing well and will keep US economy going

1 day ago

'Mr. Wonderful' Kevin O'Leary: 'There is no recession coming in America'

1 day ago

Target CEO: The US trade war creates 'uncertainty' and 'complexity'

1 day ago

Trump says he had to 'take China on,' regardless of the short-term impact on US economy

1 day ago

Former Fed official Kocherlakota agrees with Trump that rates are too high

1 day ago

Robert Shiller says the Fed's rate cut had the opposite intended effect, sparked recession alarm

2 days ago

White House official denies administration is looking at a payroll tax cut

2 days ago

White House pushes back against recession fears, defends trade war

3 days ago

Americans overwhelmingly support free trade as concern grows about Trump's economy

4 days ago

The US economy is fine, but watch out for gathering trade storms

3 days ago

White House trade advisor Navarro: 'Technically we did not have a yield curve inversion'

4 days ago

US consumer sentiment for August comes in well below estimates

3 days ago

US housing starts drop for third straight month

6 days ago

Fed may not have enough firepower to prevent a recession

6 days ago

Ray Dalio says he wouldn't rule out China weaponizing its massive US Treasury holdings

6 days ago

Fed's Bullard says only a 'sustained' bond inversion would be a bearish signal

6 days ago

Growth forecasts are rising and economy looks nowhere near as bad as bond market predicts

6 days ago

China softens stance on trade after saying it has to take counter-measures to US tariffs

7 days ago

'This is not 2008' — Cramer says a recession should not be a foregone conclusion

7 days ago

'The game had to be called' — NYT's Thomas Friedman praises Trump for taking China trade action

7 days ago

Trump, Navarro are the only officials in the White House blaming the Fed for volatility, sources say

7 days ago

Falling mortgage rates boost homebuilder confidence, but not new construction

7 days ago

New York, Philadelphia business indexes show solid gains despite recession fears

7 days ago