COVID-19 Delta variant could affect rates, mortgages, economist predicts

Mortgage rates dropped once again, creating the perfect storm for homeowners to refinance their home loan.  (iStock) As mortgage interest rates sink, some economists are pointing to the coronavirus’ Delta…

Rep. Ronny Jackson, ex-White House doc, predicts Biden will be forced to resign

Rep. Ronny Jackson, the former White House physician-turned-congressman, says he’s “terrified for our country” in the wake of President Joe Biden’s televised town hall this week — and doubts whether…

Bitwise cryptocurrency index fund CIO predicts ‘next major’ bull run with ‘positive’ regulation

Bitwise Asset Management CIO Matt Hougan argues the current ‘pause’ in the crypto market is driven by ‘some uncertainty on how regulations are going to develop over the next three…

Expert predicts failure as China eyes a move into Afghanistan: ‘This is going to be fun to watch’

As American troops complete their withdrawal from Afghanistan, Beijing appears to have been waiting in the wings for an opportunity to enter the war-torn country. For President Xi Jinping and…

Delta COVID-19 variant now dominant in US, CDC predicts

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) now predicts that the Delta COVID-19 variant is the dominant strain in the U.S., having overtaken Alpha to account for 51.7% of…

Walmart’s new AI predicts grocery substitutes for shoppers

FOX Business’ Lydia Hu on the latest retail headlines.  Big-box retailer Walmart is using artificial intelligence (AI) to aid customers and personal shoppers and better handle still-surging online demand for…

Fed’s Powell predicts ‘transitory’ inflation, but warns it could be ‘higher’ than expected

A ‘Making Money’ panel with Gary Kaltbaum, Nancy Tengler and Phil Blancato react to the FOMC decision. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell maintained that a recent surge in consumer prices is likely…

NYSE senior market strategist predicts limited policy shifts in Fed meeting

FOX Business host Larry Kudlow discusses the rise of inflation and the Federal Reserve, arguing that Americans are still living in an ‘incentive-oriented economy.’ EXCLUSIVE: New York Stock Exchange senior…

Tripadvisor CEO declares ‘travel is back,’ predicts busy summer season

Fox Business contributor Joe Concha on unemployment benefits outweighing employment benefits: ‘why would you work?’ Americans are looking to travel – and travel more – in the coming summer thanks…

Biden’s $6T budget predicts tepid economic growth for the decade

FOX Business’ Blake Burman on what America knows about the Biden proposed budget so far.  President Biden‘s budget blueprint predicts modest economic growth during his presidency and beyond, despite the…