Expect the jobs report to get hot and could lead to an aggressive Fed

An “We’re Hiring” sign is placed at the Target store on August 5, 2022 in San Rafael, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images Job growth in August may have slowed from July’s frenetic pace, but it is still expected to be very strong, with broad-based employment in many sectors. Monthly jobs data is always important, … Read more

Market players are beginning to fear a critical policy mistake from the central bank

A screen displays a Federal Reserve rate announcement as a trader works (inside a post) on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, June 15, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters The US Federal Reserve Last week hit a hawkish tone on fighting inflation through monetary policy, but analysts are concerned … Read more

China is scheduled to hold a historic meeting on Oct. 16. Here’s what to expect

Chinese President Xi Jinping is widely expected to consolidate power at a conference held twice a decade this fall. Pictured here on July 1, 2022, at the swearing-in ceremony for Hong Kong Chief Executive John Lee. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images BEIJING – China’s leaders are set to gather in Beijing on October 16 … Read more