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Dow Transports have risen for 10 straight weeks, the longest since 1989

Powell is optimistic, digital currencies on the agenda, and a bond market test.

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said that the U.S. economy is at a place where growth and job creation could start coming in much more quickly. Powell, speaking on CBS’s “60 Minutes”, said the "outlook has brightened substantially." The interview was broadcast yesterday, but recorded on Wednesday, the day before he told an IMF panel that he is not worried about inflation risks