Asian markets plunged on Thursday following the worst session on Wall Street for months, as US President Donald Trump said the Federal Reserve had "gone crazy" with plans for higher interest rates. "It's so tight. I think the Fed has gone insane", Trump told reporters as he arrived for a campaign rally ahead of the U.S. mid-term elections.
"The Fed has gone insane", Mr. Trump told reporters while traveling to Erie, Pennsylvania, for a campaign rally.
But he's also calling the drop "a correction we've been waiting for for a long time".
"I believe this selling is an overdone panic", Feinseth said.
And while stocks could get a boost from strong corporate earnings, there are concerns the U.S. trade conflicts will start to undermine profits. "But I think the Fed has gone insane", he went on.
The broad US stock market sell-off Wednesday took the S&P 500 to the lowest in three months, the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged as much as 836 points and the Nasdaq 100 Index tumbled more than 4 percent for its worst day in seven years. The S&P 500 was down 3.3 percent, and the Nasdaq saw losses of 4.1 percent.
One reason why the Fed has been raising interest rates even with little sign of an inflation breakout is because the unemployment rate, which fell to 3.7 percent in September, is at a level that many officials expect will cause wage and price gains to accelerate over time.
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Adams said investors have concerns about their future profitability, too, making technology stocks more volatile in the last few months.
"I like low interest rates".
In fact it is his policies that are behind the changes: tax cuts and spending policies are expected to juice the economy, adding to the Fed's justification to raise interest rates, while trade conflicts raise costs for companies, which could hit the bottom line in quarterly earnings - something analysts said helped prompt Wednesday's sell-off.
In September, the Fed raised interest rates by 25 basis points for the third time in 2018, raising the target range for its benchmark rate to 2%-2.25%.
"The fundamentals and future of the US economy remain incredibly strong", Sanders said in a statement.
"It's shifting the tectonic plates", said Jack Ablin, chief investment officer at Cresset Wealth Advisors.
At market close on Wednesday, the Dow (^DJI) lost 3.15%, or 831.83 points, and the S&P 500 (^GSPC) fell 3.29%, or 94.66 points. An additional 1.5-percentage-point fall would confirm a correction for that index. In Paris, shares in Kering fell almost 10 percent, LVMH over seven percent and Hermes around five percent.
The weather agency, AEMET, said more heavy rainfall is expected Wednesday in eastern and southern parts of the Iberian peninsula. Rescue workers and military units from the Spanish mainland were heading to the area which is popular with British holidaymakers.
A duo of astronauts from the USA and Russian Federation has blasted off for a mission on the International Space Station. EDT (1645 GMT), when they will be greeted by their three Expedition 57 crewmates: NASA astronaut Serena M.
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Netflix was down more than 8 percent, Amazon was off 6 percent and Apple and Google were both down more than 4.5 percent. US consumer price inflation is now above 2 percent annually and the unemployment rate is the lowest in about 40 years.
Mandatory evacuations have been ordered in several Florida counties and devastating effects are expected to expand far inland. A hurricane hunter plane that bounced into the swirling eye off the western tip of Cuba found wind speeds rising.
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The 28-year-old princess, who is ninth in line to the throne, is due to marry liquor company executive Brooksbank Friday in St. Louise is the 14-year-old daughter of Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex, and thus Princess Eugenie's cousin.
Characterized by strong winds and heavy rainfall, the hurricane of 1930 caused severe damage to the Dominican Republic. Just a few miles to the east of Panama City Beach lies the tourist town of Mexico Beach, which took a direct hit.
Stocks continue to retreat on Wednesday, with 10 of the 11 sectors in the red and bond yields continuing to march higher. The CAC 40 in France dropped 2.1 per cent, Germany's DAX lost 2.2 per cent and the FTSE 100 in London fell 1.3 per cent.
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