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  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Powell Says Rise in Bond Yields Reflects Optimism About Economy. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says he's not concerned about the recent increase in long-term bond yields, calling it "an orderly process." Stocks End Lower Amid Decline in Tech Shares.

  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Powell Says Rise in Bond Yields Reflects Optimism About Economy. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says he's not concerned about the recent increase in long-term bond yields, calling it "an orderly process." Stocks End Lower Amid Decline in Tech Shares.

  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Powell Says Rise in Bond Yields Reflects Optimism About Economy. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says he's not concerned about the recent increase in long-term bond yields, calling it "an orderly process." Stocks End Lower Amid Decline in Tech Shares.

  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Stocks End Lower Amid Decline in Tech Shares. Tech stocks and smaller companies gave up early gains as the S&P and Nasdaq ended lower amid more testimony from Jerome Powell and Janet Yellen. Powell Says Rise in Bond Yields Reflects Optimism About Economy.

  • News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

    Powell Says Rise in Bond Yields Reflects Optimism About Economy. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says he's not concerned about the recent increase in long-term bond yields, calling it "an orderly process." Stocks End Lower Amid Decline in Tech Shares.

  • Debt Investors Await More Details on Biden's Infrastructure Plan -- Update

    Bond investors are taking a wait-and-see approach to President Biden's next major spending push. Treasurys, which rise when bond prices fall, have paused in recent sessions even after reports on Monday that Biden administration officials are crafting a plan for a multipart infrastructure and economic package that could cost as much as $3 trillion. That comes after the yields had climbed sharply in recent months based largely on expectations that large-scale government...

  • Powell Says Rise in Long-Term Bond Yields Reflects Economic Optimism -- Update

    WASHINGTON-- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell indicated Wednesday that he isn't concerned about a recent rise in long-term bond yields, saying they appear to reflect growing optimism about the economy's prospects. "It seems that rates have responded to news about vaccination and ultimately about growth," Mr. Powell said in a hearing before the Senate Banking Committee.

  • Powell Says Rise in Long-Term Bond Yields Reflects Economic Optimism

    WASHINGTON-- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell indicated Wednesday that he isn't concerned about a recent rise in long-term bond yields, saying they appear to reflect growing optimism about the economy's prospects. "It seems that rates have responded to news about vaccination and ultimately about growth," Mr. Powell said in a hearing before the Senate Banking Committee.

  • Debt Investors Await More Details on Biden's Infrastructure Plan

    Bond investors are taking a wait-and-see approach to President Biden's next major spending push. Yields, which rise when bond prices fall, have paused in recent sessions even after reports on Monday that Biden administration officials are crafting a plan for a multipart infrastructure and economic package that could cost as much as $3 trillion. That comes after the yields had climbed sharply in recent months based largely on expectations that large-scale government...

  • U.S. Stock Futures Pull Back Ahead of Data

    U.S. stock futures pulled back ahead of data on manufacturing and home sales and testimony from the heads of the Federal Reserve and Treasury Department on their agencies' responses to the pandemic. Futures on the S&P 500 slipped 0.4% and futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.4%. The contracts don't necessarily predict market moves after the markets open.

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