In this September 26 file photo, US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell listens to a question during a news conference in Washington. Photo: AP

US stocks rise after Fed chief Powell says rates are ‘just below’ neutral, and markets are not showing ‘dangerous excesses’

  • Jerome Powell’s highly anticipated speech came a day after fierce attacks by US President Donald Trump on the central bank’s recent rate hikes
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In this September 26 file photo, US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell listens to a question during a news conference in Washington. Photo: AP
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