WHERE TO WATCH
The Fed's 2020 Economic Outlook, 2019 Turning Into Year of CEO Departures
December 11, 2019
Frances Newton Stacey, director of strategy at Optimal Capital, discusses the 2020 economic outlook and near-record number of executive exits in 2019.
CbdMD CEO Says Trust Is Key as Company Reports Record Sales
Jul 28, 2020
Futures Point to Lower Open as Investors Watch Latest Earnings, Start of Two-Day Meeting
Futures in the U.S. are pointing to a lower open as the busiest part of earnings season rolls on, and the Federal Reserve begins a two-day meeting today. Investors are watching to see what the central bank says about interest rates and the health of the economy. Frances Newton Stacy, Director of Portfolio Strategy at Optimal Capital, joined Wake Up With Cheddar to break it all down.
Oct 30, 2019
How Can Jerome Powell Justify Another Fed Rate Cut?
The U.S. economy is soaring, with the S&P 500 reaching record highs and unemployment hitting record lows. Jason Rotman, director at Everplus Capital, explains why the Fed is still expected to cut interest rates by 25 basis points for the third time this year amid an otherwise strong economy.
Jul 29, 2020
Fed Sees Dim Economic Outlook as Virus Squeezes Economy
The Federal Reserve expressed concern Wednesday that the viral outbreak will act as a drag on the economy and hiring in the coming months and said it plans to keep its benchmark short-term interest rate pegged near zero.