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TREASURIES-U.S. bond yields rise on Yellen, inflation data NEW YORK, May 22- U.S. If it continues, they will be ready to move later on this year, "said Todd Hedtke, vice president of investment management with Allianz Investment Management in Minneapolis. Fed Chair Janet Yellen, in a speech to a business group in Providence, Rhode Island, said a rate increase would be appropriate this year if the economy shows further...
| By: Richard Leong
WRAPUP 3-Firmer underlying inflation keeps Fed on rate hike path WASHINGTON, May 22- Rising shelter and medical care costs boosted underlying U.S. inflation pressures in April, a welcome sign for the Federal Reserve as it contemplates raising interest rates this year. "It will give the Fed greater confidence that inflation will indeed make it to its target in the next couple of years, it increases the odds of faster Fed action,"...
| By: Lucia Mutikani
US STOCKS-Wall St flat, Yellen comments in line with expectations *Yellen comments leave rate expectations unchanged on Wall Street. *Microsoft down after report of Salesforce deal talk. May 22- U.S. stocks were flat on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said it would be appropriate to raise interest rates this year if the economy continues on its current path, in line with broad expectations on Wall Street.
| By: Noel Randewich
Slow it down! Don't fast track the TPP Obama may want to take his foot off the gas when it comes to the TPP trade deal, says the Fletcher School's Bhaskar Chakravorti.
| By: Bhaskar, Chakravorti, senior associate dean at the Fletcher School at Tufts University
WRAPUP 2-Rising underlying inflation keeps Fed on rate hike path WASHINGTON, May 22- Rising shelter and medical care costs boosted underlying U.S. inflation pressures in April, a welcome sign for the Federal Reserve as it contemplates raising interest rates this year. The Labor Department said on Friday its Consumer Price Index, excluding food and energy, increased 0.3 percent last month. "It will give the Fed greater...
| By: Lucia Mutikani
Tobacco firms get partial win over claims on smoking effects WASHINGTON- America's largest tobacco companies must inform consumers that cigarettes were designed to increase addiction, but not that they lied to the public about the dangers of smoking, a federal appeals court ruled on Friday. The ruling from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit is a partial win for cigarette makers in the...
Source: The Associated Press
Does Hewlett-Packard split make sense? Shares of Hewlett-Packard topped analyst estimates, saying it expects lower expenses after the split. Roger Lee, Battery Ventures partner, thinks a split makes sense for the company's operations.