A Fed-fueled rebound in bond prices is setting the stage for the first sustained decline in rates since March.
US Treasury yields rise along with prices of gold and crude oil.
This may not be the time to throw in the towel.
The interest rate spike slows money flow and make it more expensive for both businesses and consumers to borrow.
Markets on Thursday were focused more on economic reports than on Bernanke's comments to Congress.
Stocks rise for a fourth straight day in a rally that seems to have strength. The Street is making a bet the Fed won't raise rates too fast.
Stocks slump for a 2nd day after Fed Chairman Bernanke outlines a process that could end quantitative easing. Here are five key numbers that will tell you how bad the sell-off might get.
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New study finds members of this global elite are stashing an average $600 million each in cash -- 10 times more than a year ago.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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