• US stocks climb in volatile session as investors await the start of key Fed policy meeting

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference following a two-day meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee in Washington, U.S., July 27, 2022. Elizabeth Frantz/Reuters
    Stocks inched higher Monday after a volatile session to open the week.
    The 10-year Treasury yield briefly touched 3.51% Monday, notching the highest mark in 11 years.
    Investors are bracing for a third jumbo rate hike this week as Fed officials convene for their two-day meeting starting Tuesday.
    US stocks climbed Monday ahead of the Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting which begins on...
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  • How major US stock indexes fared Monday 9/19/2022

    9 days ago - By Chron

    Stocks closed higher on Wall Street after swaying between small gains and losses much of the day as investors brace for another big interest rate increase this week from the Federal Reserve.
    The S&P 500 rose 0.7% on Monday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Nasdaq also gained ground. Treasury yields moved higher.
    Markets were looking ahead to Wednesday, when the Federal Reserve will announce its latest decision on rates. It's expected to raise its benchmark rate, which influences interest rates throughout the economy, another three-quarters of a percentage point in its fight against...
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