Posts Tagged ‘open market committee’

Fed announces QE3 with mortgage backed securities purchases every month

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – The U.S. Federal Reserve announced it is undertaking open-ended purchases of $ 40bn worth of mortgage backed securities (MBS) every month expanding it long-term securities holdings. The move is the third round of quantitative easing the Fed has made since 2010 as […]

U.S. stocks rebound Tuesday after steep sell-off Monday

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks jumped right after the opening bell on Tuesday, trying to make up for the steep losses equities faced Monday. Just after 9:30 a.m., the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 143 points, the Standard and Poor’s 500 Index was up 16 […]

Weekly Recap Oct 8 – U.S. Markets

Mitchell Jaworski – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. markets finished the week at their best levels since May as investors shook off mixed unemployment data and took solace in a strong start to earnings season. Before Friday’s opening bell, the Labor Department said nonfarm payrolls declined by 95,000 in […]

Why Does the Stock Market Price Rise and Fall?

The question about what moves the stock market is quite complicated. There are several visible and invisible factors that cause the rise and fall in stock market.