SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — On today’s edition of Rob Black’s Winners and Losers, our financial expert Rob Black and KRON 4’s Mark Danon talk about the top 10 most popular tweets of 2015.
The U.S. economy generated a solid 211,000 jobs in November, a number that topped expectations and may have turned the final key for the Federal Reserve to hike interest rates later this month. Federal fund futures were pricing in a 79 percent chance of a rate increase when the FOMC meets Dec. 15-16. The level was little changed from Thursday.
Oil prices fell to their lowest in nearly seven years on Monday after OPEC’s meeting ended in disagreement over production cuts and without a reference to its output ceiling while a stronger dollar made it more expensive to hold crude.
Black gives us the 10 most popular tweets of 2015 – and they’re dominated by One Direction. The number 1 tweet was in March when news broke that Zayn Malik, one-fifth of One Direction, would be leaving the band. That day, Harry Styles tweeted a message to fans.