Example sentences for: interest-rate

How can you use “interest-rate” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • One crucial ingredient in all of today's explanations of the sell-off (and we are now entering the putatively substantive part of the column, so watch your heads) was, of course, "interest-rate concerns."

  • So as long as the interest-rate hikes remain manageable, the stock market welcomes them.

  • Well, it's as if last week never happened, as all the gains that the stock market racked up in the wake of the Fed's interest-rate hike have evaporated, and in the space of five or six days we went from being convinced that the Fed was done raising rates for the year to being almost certain that it would be back in action Oct. 5. The truth is, who really knows?

  • It used to be that interest-rate hikes were automatic bad news for stocks, since the idea behind the hike is that it will slow down the economy and, presumably, profits.

  • The Post , however, writes that "some participants in the financial markets had begun to speculate that Clinton might not reappoint [Greenspan], or that the administration would try to influence Fed interest-rate policy in exchange for the reappointment."

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