USA-Unexpected fall in retail sales in December – 01/14/2022 at 14:42

WASHINGTON, Jan 14 (Reuters) – U.S. retail sales fell unexpectedly in December as Americans remained constrained by shortages of goods and rising coronavirus infections. The Commerce Department on Friday reported a 1.9% drop in retail sales last month after growth of 0.2% (revised) in November. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast flat sales in December. […]

United States: priority to price stability – 01/14/2022 at 09:02

Jerome Powell promised before the Senate to do everything possible during his second term to prevent inflation from taking root. (© G. Images/AFP) As inflation soars, the Federal Reserve will do what is necessary to deal with it. Jerome Powell, the president of the Fed, would he be the best friend of the American stock […]

Börse Express – New York shares: JPMorgan disappointed

NEW YORK (dpa-AFX) – At the start of the reporting season in the USA, the New York stock market extended its previous day’s losses on Friday. The numbers and outlook of some US financial groups were mostly disappointing. The technology stocks, which had come under strong selling pressure again the day before, did not recover […]

Moscow speaks of “unfruitful” discussions with the USA and NATO – 01/13/2022 at 11:17

MOSCOW, Jan 13 (Reuters) – The Kremlin on Thursday gave a negative progress report on international security talks with the United States and NATO over the past few days, citing “unsuccessful” talks and disagreement on several issues background. Dmitry Peskov, spokesman for the Russian presidency, said that Moscow viewed “extremely unfavourably” the proposed new sanctions […]

Börse Express – ROUNDUP/Aktien New York Close: Moderately higher

NEW YORK (dpa-AFX) – A sharp increase in inflation did not hurt the New York stock market on Wednesday. Consumer prices in the US rose by 7.0 percent compared to the same month last year. That’s the highest rate of inflation since 1982, but analysts were expecting it. The leading index Dow Jones Industrial ended […]

Börse Express – New York shares: recovery continues

NEW YORK (dpa-AFX) – After new inflation data, the US stock exchanges continued their recent recovery on Wednesday. Consumer prices in the US rose by 7.0 percent compared to the same month last year. That’s the highest inflation rate since 1982, but it was expected by analysts. The pressure on the US Federal Reserve is […]