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:

  • Keynes therefore understood perfectly well that a low interest-rate policy requires an accommodating central bank.

  • 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."

  • These interest-rate concerns, then, are concerns that the Fed's actions will slow down the economy, which in turn will make corporate profits grow less quickly than otherwise, and since investors are paying prices for stocks that assume very fast profit growth in the future, the threat of a slowing economy makes them want to sell.

  • The New York Times , the Los Angeles Times , and the Washington Post lead with the Federal Reserve's second interest-rate hike of the summer.

  • 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.

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