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Fed Note

Fed Note: No policy action was taken at today’s Federal Open Market Committee meeting, which was the unanimously expected result.  The FOMC statement acknowledged stronger labor activity and housing, while also the negatives of slowing general economic growth as well as continued weak … Continue reading

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Fed Note

Fed Note: Fed policy remains at the center of investment market focus, but the October meeting wasn’t expected to be a blockbuster one.  It didn’t disappoint, as there were no changes, but did leave December open as a possibility. The FOMC … Continue reading

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Fed Note

We didn’t expect a lot from this relatively minor Fed meeting, one that doesn’t even offer a press conference afterward.  With QE taper expectations being pushed off again to at least December or January, as well as a 16-day government shutdown that resulted in … Continue reading

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