By Joseph Lawler | 07/28/14 07:46 AM
For perspective, if the Fed were allowed to buy stocks, at current prices it could have bought Apple, Google and Microsoft for that sum -- with General Motors and Ford thrown into the mix, with $44 billion left over.
By Joseph Lawler | 07/09/14 03:18 PM
Federal Reserve officials have an end in mind for the latest round of quantitative easing: If all goes to plan, they will taper the central bank's bond purchases from the current $35 billion a month to zero by October.
By Joseph Lawler | 07/02/14 01:28 PM
There's no financial bubble right now worrisome enough to justify raising interest rates, Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen reasserted Wednesday.
By Joseph Lawler | 06/18/14 02:34 PM
The Federal Reserve moved closer to ushering out its massive quantitative easing program Wednesday, announcing that it would reduce its monthly stimulus by $10 billion.
By Paul Bedard | 07/30/14
By Associated Press | 07/31/14
By Byron York | 07/31/14
By Ashe Schow | 07/31/14