Debt And Bond Markets

US long-term mortgage rates rise, with 30-year at 3.56%

Sep 12, 2019

US long-term mortgage rates rise, with 30-year average at 3.56%

US stock indexes end mostly higher after late buying burst

Sep 10, 2019

Major U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Tuesday, erasing much of an early slide, as investors favored smaller, U.S.-focused companies for the second straight day

Report shows US deficit to exceed $1 trillion next year

Aug 22, 2019

The Congressional Budget Office says the federal budget deficit is expected to balloon to more than $1 trillion in the next fiscal year

Signs of recession worry Trump ahead of 2020

Aug 17, 2019

President Donald Trump has been warning of an economic crash if he loses reelection, but recession may be coming before that.

Global stocks lower after US falls on recession fear

Aug 15, 2019

Global stock markets mostly lower after Wall Street falls on recession fears

Treasury yields invert, warning of possible recession

Aug 14, 2019

An economic alarm bell sounds in the U.S., sending warnings of a potential recession

How major US stock indexes fared Monday

Aug 12, 2019

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell almost 400 points Monday following a broad slide in stocks as investors anxious about the U.S-China trade dispute sought safety in bonds

Republicans face tough vote on Trump-backed budget bill

Jul 31, 2019

A hard-won, warts-and-all budget pact between House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and President Donald Trump is facing a key vote in the GOP-held Senate

LA police chief vows to erase homeless people's warrants

Jul 11, 2019

The Los Angeles police chief says he's working to eliminate thousands of homeless people's old warrants for minor offenses in the coming weeks

Markets Right Now: Stocks gain, approaching another record

Jun 20, 2019

An early surge on the stock market put the S&P 500 index within range of another record high.