See feature article below: Federal Reserve
Broad Street Alerts recent profiles and track record, 642% in verifiable potential gains for our members on 3 recent small cap alerts alone!
May 9th, 2016-(NYSE-MKT: MGT) opened at .64/share and hit over $4.15/share within 8 days for potential gains of 548% for our members.
May 23rd, 2016 (NYSE-MKT: XXII) opened at $.78/share and hit $.94/share within 2 days for potential gains of 20% for our members.
May 26th, 2016 (NASDAQ: CETX) opened at $2.00/share and hit $3.50/share within 10 days for potential gains of 74% for our members.
***Get our small cap profiles, special situation and watch alerts in real time. We are now offering our VIP SMS/text alert service for free, simply text the word “Alerts” to the phone number 25827 from your cell phone.
Report For: Federal Reserve
The Federal Reserve pushed back its plans to raise its benchmark short-term interest rate, a widely expected move following a series of mixed US economic reports.
After a two-day policy meeting, the Federal Open Market Committee unanimously voted to hold the federal funds rate between 0.25% and 0.50%, citing weakness in recent employment data.
“[T]he pace of improvement in the labor market has slowed while growth in economic activity appears to have picked up. Although the unemployment rate has declined, job gains have diminished,” the central bank wrote in its statement.
For the second time, the Fed withheld mention of global economic risks and provided no assessment of the balance of risks, implying that officials are still keeping their options open for a rate hike this summer, but uncertainty and headwinds abroad could arise.
The cautious stance comes after an unexpectedly weak payrolls report in which the US economy added only 38,000 jobs in May, the lowest level in six years. Other employment data has been varied. The hiring rate slowed in April, but jobless claims are near record lows. Fed officials have said that they are waiting for more data before placing weight on the May employment numbers.
Meanwhile, inflation, which has run below the Fed’s 2% target for four years, has shown signs of strength in recent months, as oil prices and the dollar stabilized. The Fed’s preferred measure of price inflation, the personal consumption expenditures index, increased 1.1% in April from the year before, as core inflation rose 1.6%. However, measures of future inflation expectations have weakened, and the Fed sees inflation remaining “low in the near term.”
The Fed’s expectations for short-term GDP growth dropped to 2%, while forecasts for unemployment remained mostly unchanged, and the outlook for core inflation increased to 1.9% by 2017.
Fed officials’ projections for the federal funds rate dropped, indicating one to two quarter-point increases this year, rather than the four hikes envisioned in December. Shortly after the Fed began raising rates in December—for the first time in over a decade—turmoil in US markets and uncertainty abroad convinced many officials to delay further rate increases.
Long run expectations for the fed funds rate also declined to 3% from 3.3% in March.
The next decision to raise rates will “come down to the data and the markets,” said Jim O’Sullivan, chief US economist at High Frequency Economics. “We will get one more employment report before the July meeting…If the economic data is strong enough, they’ll raise rates in the next few months.”
Market expectations for a September rate hike are 24%, with the majority of traders forecasting at least one rate hike by the end of the year.
Source – Yahoo Finance / Justine Underhill
Broadstreetalerts.com is a wholly owned subsidiary of Small Cap Specialists LLC, herein referred to as SCS LLC.
Our reports/releases are a commercial advertisement and are for general information purposes ONLY. We are engaged in the business of marketing and advertising companies for monetary compensation. Never invest in any stock featured on our site or emails unless you can afford to lose your entire investment. The disclaimer is to be read and fully understood before using our services, joining our site or our email/blog list as well as any social networking platforms we may use.
PLEASE NOTE WELL: SCS LLC and its employees are not a Registered Investment Advisor, Broker Dealer or a member of any association for other research providers in any jurisdiction whatsoever.
Release of Liability: Through use of this website viewing or using you agree to hold SCS LLC, its operators owners and employees harmless and to completely release them from any and all liability due to any and all loss (monetary or otherwise), damage (monetary or otherwise), or injury (monetary or otherwise) that you may incur. The information contained herein is based on sources which we believe to be reliable but is not guaranteed by us as being accurate and does not purport to be a complete statement or summary of the available data. SCS LLC encourages readers and investors to supplement the information in these reports with independent research and other professional advice. All information on featured companies is provided by the companies profiled, or is available from public sources and SCS LLC makes no representations, warranties or guarantees as to the accuracy or completeness of the disclosure by the profiled companies. None of the materials or advertisements herein constitute offers or solicitations to purchase or sell securities of the companies profiled herein and any decision to invest in any such company or other financial decisions should not be made based upon the information provide herein. Instead SCS LLC strongly urges you conduct a complete and independent investigation of the respective companies and consideration of all pertinent risks. Readers are advised to review SEC periodic reports: Forms 10-Q, 10K, Form 8-K, insider reports, Forms 3, 4, 5 Schedule 13D. SCS LLC is compliant with the Can Spam Act of 2003. SCS LLC does not offer such advice or analysis, and SCS LLC further urges you to consult your own independent tax, business, financial and investment advisors. SCS LLC has been compensated twenty thousand dollars cash via bank wire by star media llc for a two day investor relations campaign of STEM. SCS LLC does not hold any positions in STEM. SCS LLC has previously been compensated twenty thousand dollars cash via bank wire by DF Media for the mention of MGT. We do not hold any positions in MGT. Investing in micro-cap and growth securities is highly speculative and carries and extremely high degree of risk. It is possible that an investor’s investment may be lost or impaired due to the speculative nature of the companies profiled. We have not been compensated nor do we own positions in the company/companies that are in the featured article.
The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 provides investors a ‘safe harbor’ in regard to forward-looking statements. Any statements that express or involve discussions with respect to predictions, expectations, beliefs, plans, projections, objectives, goals, assumptions or future events or performance are not statements of historical fact may be “forward looking statements”. Forward looking statements are based on expectations, estimates, and projections at the time the statements are made that involve a number of risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results or events to differ materially from those presently anticipated. Forward looking statements in this action may be identified through use of words such as “projects”, “foresee”, “expects”, “will”, “anticipates”, “estimates”, “believes”, “understands”, or that by statements indicating certain actions & quote; “may”, “could”, or “might” occur. Understand there is no guarantee past performance will be indicative of future results.
In preparing this publication, SCS LLC has relied upon information supplied by its customers, publicly available information and press releases which it believes to be reliable; however, such reliability cannot be guaranteed. Investors should not rely on the information contained in this website. Rather, investors should use the information contained in this website as a starting point for doing additional independent research on the featured companies. The advertisements in this website are believed to be reliable, however, SCS LLC and its owners, affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, representatives and agents disclaim any liability as to the completeness or accuracy of the information contained in any advertisement and for any omissions of materials facts from such advertisement. SCS LLC is not responsible for any claims made by the companies advertised herein, nor is SCS LLC responsible for any other promotional firm, its program or its structure.
Please Note: We do NOT accept free trading or restricted securities as payment for our services.
SCS LLC is not affiliated with any exchange, electronic quotation system, the Securities Exchange Commission or FINRA. SCS LLC is not a Broker/Dealer and does not engage in high frequency trading.
Hot small cap stocks
small cap stock picks
FDA approval stocks
Become a day trader
Day trade stocks for a living
PDUFA date set
micro cap stocks
Best stocks 2016
Hottest small cap stocks
Best stock picks
Who to follow for stock picks
Apple news stock picks
Stock picks on apple news