Bernanke: Premature Rate Rise Would `Kill' Recovery

Feb. 27 (Bloomberg) -- Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke said raising the central bank’s benchmark interest rate prematurely would snuff out the economic recovery. He spoke before the House Financial Services Committee in Washington today in response to a comment suggesting that very low interest rates are hurting savers. (Source: Bloomberg)

What Accelerated Nasdaq Stocks to Decline?
07:36 - Strategas Technical Analysis Head Chris Verrone examines global banks and decline of stocks on the Nasdaq. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Alix Steel and Scarlet Fu on “Bloomberg Markets.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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