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Current Title: 10Feb2016 Market Close: U.S. Averages Gave Up Gains In Late Afternoon Trading As Oil and US Dollar Continue To Slip, The Fed Is Not Likely To Reverse Tightening Controls
Economics Professor: Negative Interest Rates Aimed At Driving Small Banks Out Of Business And Eliminating Cash
by Washington's Blog, Washington's Blog
More than one-fifth of the world's total GDP is in countries which have imposed negative interest rates, including Japan, the EU, Denmark, Switzerland and Sweden.
Written by Gary
US averages closed down reversing the morning opening numbers, souring investors hope for reversing Fed's tightening cycle it began in December. Crude continued to slip and settled in the lower 27's as the US dollar closed lower in the high95. Several short-term indicators are pointing to an up session tomorrow.
10Feb2016 Market Update: US Markets Quietly Trading Fractionally Above The Unchanged Line, Investors
10Feb2016 Pre-Market Commentary: US Futures Higher, Crude Prices Higher, US Dollar Rising Fractional
Written by Steven Hansen
The BLS Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) can be used as a predictor of future jobs growth, and the predictive elements show that the year-over-year growth rate of unadjusted private non-farm job openings marginally improved from last month. The growth rate trends marginally improved in the 3 month averages, but the 2015 year-to-date averages continue to decline.