focus

Fed will ‘absolutely’ raise interest rates in September with focus to lower inflation: SF Fed pres Mary Daly

Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President Mary Daly on Sunday said the U.S. central bank will “absolutely” raise interest rates half a percent in September to try to bring down red-hot inflation. Daly appeared on CBS’ “Face the Nation,” saying Americans are struggling as inflation hits 9.1% – …

Fed will ‘absolutely’ raise interest rates in September with focus to lower inflation: SF Fed pres Mary Daly Read More »

Europe markets open to close; key U.S. jobs report, earnings in focus

LONDON — European markets were slightly lower on Friday morning as investors tracked corporate earnings and awaited a key U.S. jobs report.The pan-European Stoxx 600 was down 0.3% by late morning, with media stocks shedding 1.3% to lead losses while telecoms added 0.6%.Markets have endured a cautious week as investors reacted to a slew of …

Europe markets open to close; key U.S. jobs report, earnings in focus Read More »

Productivity and focus must improve

Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks on stage during the annual Google I/O developers conference in Mountain View, California, May 8, 2018.Stephen Lam | ReutersGoogle is launching a new effort called “Simplicity Sprint” in an effort to improve efficiency and improve employee focus during an uncertain economic environment.The Alphabet company had its regular all-hands last Wednesday, …

Productivity and focus must improve Read More »