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Is the Fed Losing Control of the Narrative? – Ep. 339

Fed Surprised No One

Today, the Federal Reserve surprised nobody. They raised interest rates by 25 basis points; the 6th rate hike since the Fed began, in December of 2015.  The rate is now between 1.5% and 1.75%, so the midpoint of that is around 1.635. So we’re still significantly below 2%, but I guess we’re closer to 2% than 1% and obviously, we’re a lot higher than zero which is where rates stood during most of the Obama Administration.

The Fed Already Broke It

As I said in my last podcast, everybody was convinced the Fed was going to raise rates, which […]