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Sep 18, 2020 - 07:50:25 PDT

Study: 29 Million American Adults Don’t Have Enough to Eat, a Threefold Increase Since 2018

The Covid-19 pandemic has dramatically worsened America's hunger crisis—a shift that disproportionately impacts people of color, women, and children.  

Sep 18, 2020 - 07:42:06 PDT

Unemployment Claim Progress Slows to a Crawl

Progress in initial and continued state unemployment claims is minimal. All continued claims rose has worsened for three weeks.

Sep 18, 2020 - 07:39:41 PDT

More Than One Third of All NYC Residents Consider Leaving

A Siena College study shows 44 Percent of Six-Figure Earners in NYC Have Considered Relocating.

Sep 18, 2020 - 07:34:17 PDT

China’s Yuan Is Rallying Sharply Against the Dollar and Analysts Say There’s Room to Run

Analysts say recent strength in the yuan is due to a weakening dollar, which has slumped significantly this year, as well as China's economic recovery after the worst of the coronavirus hit.

Sep 18, 2020 - 07:32:15 PDT

Fed's Kashkari Says New Forward Guidance Could Have Been Stronger: WSJ

New Federal Reserve guidance over the future path of rates fell short of what was needed, Minneapolis Fed leader Neel Kashkari said Friday.

Sep 18, 2020 - 07:21:29 PDT

$2.50 a Year in Interest? That’s What $5,000 in Savings Gets: NYT

With the Federal Reserve keeping rates low, home buyers are benefiting. But savers? Their average interest rate is just 0.05 percent.

Sep 18, 2020 - 07:19:44 PDT

Millions Are House Rich but Cash Poor. Wall Street Landlords Are Ready :WSJ

Since the coronavirus pandemic began, big single-family landlords have raised billions of dollars for homebuying sprees.

Sep 18, 2020 - 07:18:08 PDT

Momentum for Basic Income Builds as Pandemic Drags On

Advocates see an opportunity to transform the safety net.

Sep 18, 2020 - 05:50:45 PDT

UBS Is ‘Very Bullish on Gold,’ Says Prices Could Stay High Longer

UBS has raised its gold price forecast for next year from $1,850 to $2,100 per ounce, said Yeoh Choo Guan, the bank's head of ASEAN global markets.

Sep 18, 2020 - 05:49:14 PDT

The Next Wave of the Global Recovery Could Send Commodity Prices Soaring

The next phase of the economic recovery is likely to be driven by commodity-intensive infrastructure investment, analysts have told CNBC.

Sep 18, 2020 - 05:47:42 PDT

Gold Rises as Economic Uncertainty Prevails, Dollar Softens

Gold prices gained on Friday buoyed by a weaker dollar and lingering concerns over an economic recovery from the damage inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic that were underscored by elevated weekly U.S. jobless claims data.

Sep 18, 2020 - 05:43:43 PDT

Stocks Weighed Down, Lack of Stimulus

Stocks struggled on Friday on investors' concerns about a resurgence in coronavirus cases and lingering disappointment that central banks merely affirmed their monetary support this week without promising new stimulus.

Sep 18, 2020 - 05:28:31 PDT

Dalio on Capitalism’s Crisis: The World Is Going to Change ‘In Shocking Ways’ in the Next Five Years

Americans look at the value of everything in U.S. dollars, but they don’t look at the value of the dollar. You’re in an environment where you have to be cautious about that, because the easiest way out for government is to do what the U.S. just did, which is to borrow and print a lot of money.

Sep 18, 2020 - 05:17:57 PDT

Senate Dems Propose Forgiving $1.5Trillion in Student Debt for Borrowers Due to Pandemic

Senate Democrats announced a resolution Thursday to cancel up to $50,000 in student debt for borrowers.

Sep 18, 2020 - 05:10:32 PDT

ECB’s De Cos: It Can’t Be Ruled Out That New Stimulus Will Be Needed

European Central Bank (ECB) Governing Council member Paolo Hernandez de Cos said that the additional stimulus cannot be ruled since the economic recovery slowed down last month.

Sep 18, 2020 - 05:07:18 PDT

Japan Turns to ‘Suganomics’ but Analysts Say the Policy Will Likely Continue Abe’s Legacy

Japan's new prime minister Yoshihide Suga will likely pull out all stops to revive the economy badly hit by the coronavirus pandemic but still continue the policies of outgoing leader Shinzo Abe.

Sep 18, 2020 - 05:04:02 PDT

9 Million Americans Still Missing Their $1,200 Stimulus Check There’s Just 1 Month

The deadline to register for coronavirus relief is October 15. The IRS will begin sending letters this month, urging people who have not gotten their money to do so while they still can.

Sep 18, 2020 - 05:00:12 PDT

Government Mortgage Bailout Numbers Improve Slowly, but the Real Test Is Ahead

The number of borrowers in government covid-related mortgage bailout programs is shrinking, but those in private-label or bank bailouts is rising.

Sep 18, 2020 - 04:48:04 PDT

The Market Isn’t Convinced the Federal Reserve Can Achieve Its Inflation Objective

While the move to "average inflation targeting" is in a respect historic for the Fed, market participants remain largely skeptical that the central bank can achieve its newly defined goal.

Sep 18, 2020 - 04:45:37 PDT

Coronavirus Live Updates: CNBC

The coronavirus has infected more than 30.1 million people globally as of Friday, killing at least 946,490 so far.


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