• Duy: FOMC Recap

    4 monthes ago - By Calculated Risk

    A few excerpts from Tim Duy at Fed Watch: FOMC Recap
    The Federal Open Market Committee completed their June meeting with a 25 basis point rate hike, bringing the target range for the federal funds rate to 1.75-2.0 percent. The accompanying Summary of Economic Projections revealed a modestly more optimistic outlook, as expected. The improving outlook prompted an upward revision to rate hike expectations with the median policymaker anticipating four rate hikes this year, up from three in March. The Fed dropped the explicit forward guidance language in the statement as they work to encourage...
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