It’s now been nine years since the Federal Reserve last raised the fed funds rate. The speculation grows by the week about when the first rate hike since 2006 will occur. Every economic data point that gets released is immediately … Continue reading → The post Uncharted Territory in the Fed Funds Rate Cycle appeared first on A Wealth of Common Sense.Click on the title of this article to go directly to www.awealthofcommonsense.com to see it in it's entirety. Thanks for reading. ...Read more Comments Off on Uncharted Territory in the Fed Funds Rate Cycle
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The Fed Loses Patience by Ryan Lewenza, Private Client Strategist, Raymond James • The highly anticipated March Federal Reserve (Fed) meeting came and went with few surprises. As ...Read more Comments Off on Ryan Lewenza: The Fed Loses Its Patience
by Eddy Elfenbein, Crossing Wall Street As readers of my blog know, I’m a big fan of Bespoke Investment Group. They always have great research and info. Lately, ...Read more Comments Off on The Market Keeps Pushing Out the Date of the First Fed Rate Hike.
The Economy and Bond Market Radar (January 23, 2012) Long-term treasury yields rose sharply as once again the schizophrenic market gyrates up one week and down the next, ...Read more Comments Off on The Economy and Bond Market Radar (January 23, 2012)
by Matt Tucker, Fixed Income, iShares Expectations of rising interest rates. Fears of massive municipal bond defaults. Heading in to 2011, those were the two strong trends that ...Read more Comments Off on Fixed Income in 2011: The Year of Opposites (Tucker)
The general consensus agrees with the minutes of the FOMC of January 26 that the highly accommodative monetary policy will be maintained owing to the expectation that the ...Read more Comments Off on Fed to Start Tightening in Third Quarter
The article below comes from David Rosenberg, Chief Economist and Strategist of Gluskin Sheff & Associates. The fact that one of the most reliable research departments within the ...Read more Comments Off on How to Invest in a Deflationary Environment, According to Rosy