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Fundamental Analysis

Oil Prices Slip 1% to One-Week Low After Fed’s Rate Decision

Oil prices dropped by about 1% to a one-week low on Wednesday following the Fed’s rate decision. The US Federal Reserve held rates unchanged as markets had expected. However, it maintained its hawkish stance with another rate hike projected for the end of this year.  Brent futures for November delivery went down 81 cents, or Read More…

Fundamental Analysis

Equities Falter Ahead of Fed’s Decision

Equities lost ground on Tuesday as the US Federal Reserve convened its highly-anticipated two-day monetary policy meeting. This meeting caused a shift toward risk-averse sentiment. All three US indices ended lower in a widespread sell-off before the Fed’s impending interest rate announcement on Wednesday.  The Fed will also unveil its Summary Economic Projections, including its Read More…

Fundamental Analysis

Equities Hold Steady Ahead of Federal Reserve’s Crucial Decision

On Monday, US equities closed with minimal changes as investors awaited the US Federal Reserve’s upcoming policy decision. The three major US stock indices ended the day with slight gains in a volatile session, but investors lacked firm conviction leading into the Fed’s two-day monetary policy meeting. The week’s focal point is the Federal Reserve’s Read More…