Interest rates

  • Rate hikes are ahead – but how many? by Ryan Smith

    The Federal Reserve has signaled that it will continue to hike interest rates sporadically. Now the Congressional Budget Office is projecting just how high rates might go over the next few years

  • Fed holds rates steady – for now by Ryan Smith

    After raising interest rates at its last meeting, the Federal Reserve decided against a rate hike in May – but intimated that further hikes were on the way

  • Rates head up again by Ryan Smith

    Average mortgage rates are on the way back up as recent indicators point to a growing economy, according to data released Thursday by Freddie Mac

  • Rates finally ease off by Ryan Smith

    Mortgage rates dropped for the first time in five weeks as investors speculated that the Federal Reserve might delay tapering its bond buying program

  • Beware of tapering, Fed official says by Ryan Smith

    The Federal Reserve shouldn’t be in a hurry to cut back its asset purchase program, according to St. Louis Fed President James Bullard


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