September 28, 2021
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America’s Roundup: U.S. dollar index hits 4-week high, US stocks fall,Gold firms, Oil falls 2% on risk aversion-September 21st,2021

Market Roundup •French 6-Month BTF Auction -0.681%,-0.675% previous • French 3-Month BTF Auction -0.652%,-0.651% previous • French 12-Month BTF Auction -0.657%,-0.649% previous • US Sep NAHB Housing Market Index 76,74 forecast, 75 previous • US 3-Month Bill Auction   0.035%,0.040% previous • US 6- Month Bill Auction 0.045...

Bitcoin, ether slump as market selloff widens

Representations of cryptocurrencies Bitcoin, Ethereum, DogeCoin, Ripple, Litecoin are placed on PC motherboard in this illustration taken, June 29, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File PhotoNEW YORK/LONDON, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Cryptocurrency prices sank on Monday as concerns over the spillover risk to the global economy from Chinese property ...

Stock Futures Fall on Chinese Property Fears

U.S. stock futures fell, pointing to an extension of recent losses on Wall Street as jitters in China’s indebted property sector rippled into global markets. Futures for the S&P 500 dropped 1%, after the broad stocks gauge posted its biggest two-week decline since February. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 1.3...

CAPITAL IDEAS: Are mandatory vaccinations legal?

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is the broadest measure of economic growth. The U.S. GDP grew 6.4% in the previous quarter. By any standards, that’s a remarkable growth rate. GDP for this quarter has dropped precipitously to a forecasted rate of 3.7%. At the start of the quarter, there were growth expectations of 6.5% from Oxford Economics and Morg...

Biden’s economic plan confronts a big hurdle

Beneath the rhetoric about inflation and deficits, business investment and family farms, tax rates and benefit levels lies the volatile question of economic redistribution. Government attempts to do that trigger intense resistance from those asked to pay and amorphous skepticism even from some who would come out ahead.And whether polling shows the ...