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Primary Dealers see 50/50 chance of more Fed QE! | Reuters

(Reuters) – Wall Street economists see an increased chance the Federal Reserve will launch another round of monetary stimulus to support the U.S. economy, following data showing jobs growth slowed markedly for a third straight month in May. The median of forecasts from 15 primary dealers – the large financial institutions that do business directly…

Jobs Report Makes Federal Reserve More Likely to Act – NYTimes.com

WASHINGTON — The odds surely increased Friday that the Federal Reserve will ride again to the rescue of the faltering economic recovery, making borrowing a little cheaper for a little longer, as it has done repeatedly over the last four years. But the government’s announcement that employers added only 69,000 workers in May also highlights…