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| Fed Watch: Next stop, Congress |
Feb. 1, 2017 ::
As expected, the Fed left rates unchanged at its latest policy-setting meeting.
| Fed Watch: 1 hike now + 3 in 2017 = optimism |
Dec. 14, 2016 ::
The Fed delivers on a 25 basis point hike, and shows confidence in growth for 2017 by signaling three more.
| FedWatch: A 'hawkish hold' for rates |
Sept. 21, 2016 ::
The Fed didn't raise rates today, likely pushing a hike to December, just like last year.
| FedWatch: Hints may be all we get |
Sept. 16, 2016 ::
While a hike is unlikely in the upcoming FOMC meeting, Fedspeak might suggest one could come in December.
| FedWatch: Higher bar for raising rates |
Jun. 8, 2016 ::
Poor jobs report will likely keep rates unchanged at upcoming FOMC meeting.
| Video: Negative yields: beneficial or detrimental? |
May 6, 2016 ::
Senior Portfolio Manager Don Ellenberger weighs in on the effect negative yields have on investors and an economy as a whole.
| Q&A: Few positive results so far with negative rates |
May 4, 2016 ::
The jury is still out on whether negative interest rates actually help economies.
| Video: What happens when interest rates go below zero? |
Apr. 29, 2016 ::
Senior Portfolio Manager Don Ellenberger explains the purpose of negative short-term interest rates and why investors would buy these bonds.
| FedWatch: And then there were two |
Mar. 16, 2016 ::
The FOMC didn't hike rates but did cut the number of expected hikes in 2016 from four to two.
| FedWatch: March meeting could set the stage for future hikes |
Mar. 10, 2016 ::
A rate hike is very unlikely, but will the Fed hint one is just around the corner?
| Video: Finding Value in the Bond Market |
Nov. 12, 2014 ::
Senior Portfolio Manager Don Ellenberger discusses favored bond sectors.