Federal Reserve

Dividend Stocks: Prospect Capital Trading Near Lows

Dividend Stocks: Prospect Capital Trading Near Lows The Federal Reserve has set low interest rates for the US economy.  This makes dividend stocks especially attractive, and one of the most popular companies in this category is Prospect Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:PSEC).  Those with long positions in PSEC capture dividend yields of 10.5%, which is massive compared to most of the traded stocks in the market. In this chart, Prospect Capital has…


Financial Stocks and Federal Reserve Monetary Policy

Bank of America: Financial Stocks and Federal Reserve Monetary Policy The financial sector is rallying strongly, and Bank of America is leading the pack higher.\ But all eyes are on US President Donald Trump in his next selection for leader of the Federal Reserve. These rallies could be at risk depending on the outcome, and shareholders in BAC could be some of the most deeply impacted if certain monetary approaches…


Will The Fed Stall Stock Markets?

  Will The Fed Stall Stock Markets? The US Federal Reserve is a regional bank that is the central banking system of the United States. Operated by the Federal Open Market Committee the bank is responsible for implementing monetary policies as well as controlling the economy of the country. The US dollar is the prevailing currency of the USA, and this can be traded using the forex trader platforms offered…