homeWelcome, sign in or click here to subscribe.login
     


 

 

Money


Subscriber content preview

December 11, 2023

Inflation eased in 2023. That's giving investors hope for a gentler Federal Reserve next year

  • Wall Street is betting that the Fed will start cutting interest rates by mid-year in 2024.
  • By DAMIAN J. TROISE
    AP Business Writer

    iStock image
    Retailers and other consumer-focused companies could benefit from a resilient economy with easing inflation and lower borrowing costs.

    NEW YORK — Inflation gradually loosened its grip on Wall Street and the economy in 2023, raising hopes for a gentler Federal Reserve and solid gains for the market next year.


     
    . . .


    To read this story in full login or purchase a subscription.



    
    Email or user name:
    Password:
     
    Forgot password? Click here.