Janet Yellen


  • Fed 'winging it': Boockvar   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 4:27 PM ET
    Peter Boockvar

    The read on markets and the Fed, with Jim Bianco of Bianco Research, and Peter Boockvar, Lindsey Group. Boockvar says the Fed is "completely winging it."

  • US stocks rebound on dovish Fed, with Dow topping 18K Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 4:00 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed sharply higher as investors cheered the Fed's statement that indicated a rate hike would come later rather than sooner.

  • 'A lot of Yellen, no screaming'   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 4:00 PM ET
    'A lot of Yellen, no screaming'

    Dissecting the market's reaction to the Fed's statement and its removal of "patience," with CNBC Senior contributor Larry Kudlow; Nathan Bachrach, Simply Money; Greg Ip, Wall Street Journal; and CNBC's Sara Eisen.

  • Pisani: Performance for the ages by Fed   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 3:50 PM ET
    Pisani: Performance for the ages by Fed

    The read on market's following the Fed's statement, with Nick Gartside, JPMorgan and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Crafty move by Fed: Pro   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 3:40 PM ET
    Crafty move by Fed: Pro

    Lindsey Piegza, Sterne Agee, and Steven Ricchiuto, Mizuho USA, react to the Fed's statement today and removal of the word "patient."

  • Don't lose patience with the Fed Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 3:13 PM ET
    Federal Reserve Bank Chair Janet Yellen arrives for a news conference following a meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee at the Fed headquarters March 18, 2015 in Washington, DC.

    Here's why the Fed's removal of the word "patience" from its statement shouldn't panic investors, says UBS CIO Mike Ryan.

  • 10-year yield slumps below 2% in wake Fed decision Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 2:54 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. government debt prices climbed, weighing on yields, Wednesday as traders await a statement from the Federal Open Market Committee.

  • Is the Fed trying to keep markets guessing?   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 2:53 PM ET
    Is the Fed trying to keep markets guessing?

    CNBC's Steve Liesman asks Fed Chair Janet Yellen if it's now Fed policy to keep markets guessing. 'Our policy needs to be data dependent," is her response.

  • Janet Yellen Q&A   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 2:43 PM ET
    Janet Yellen Q&A

    Janet Yellen responds to reporters' questions following the Fed rate decision and removal of the word patient from its statement.

  • Yellen: Not ruling out April rate hike   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 2:30 PM ET
    Yellen: Not ruling out April rate hike

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen makes her opening statement, saying just because the Fed removed the word "patient" in its guidance for a rate increase, doesn't mean they are going to be "impatient."

  • Stock markets rallied after the Fed statement, while the U.S. 10- year Treasury yield dipped below 2 percent for the first time since March 2 and the euro rose against the dollar on the more dovish forecasts that appeared to argue against a June move. "This was largely what was expected, though some may have been fearing a more hawkish Fed, and that explains the rally...

  • Santelli: Numbers before the Fed statement   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 2:05 PM ET
    Santelli: Numbers before the Fed statement

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest on bonds and currencies minutes before the Fed statement.

  • Here's what changed in the new Fed statement Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 2:03 PM ET
    The Federal Reserve building in Washington.

    This is a comparison of today's FOMC statement with the one issued after the Fed's previous policy-making meeting on Jan. 28.

  • WASHINGTON, March 18- The Federal Reserve on Wednesday opened the door further for an interest rate hike as early as June, ending its pledge to be "patient" in normalizing monetary policy. But the U.S. central bank signaled a more cautious outlook for U.S. economic growth and slashed its projected interest rate path, in a sign that it remains concerned about the...

  • Fed indicates rate hikes coming, but not in April   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 2:00 PM ET
    Fed out of 'patience'

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the Fed removed the code word "patient," saying a rate hike in April is unlikely, and changed its growth outlook.

  • Losing patience? Let it rip, ex-Fed official says Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 12:45 PM ET
    The Federal Reserve building in Washington.

    Former Dallas Fed President Robert McTeer says the markets have been contrarian, so the Fed should go ahead and do it.

  • Europe closes mixed; FTSE rallies after Budget speech   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 12:30 PM ET
    Europe closes mixed; FTSE rallies after Budget speech

    European equities closed mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting and digested the annual U.K. Budget statement.

  • *Alibaba shares little changed as lockup expires. *FedEx falls after lower outlook. NEW YORK, March 18- U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday ahead of a highly anticipated statement and news conference by the Federal Reserve later in the session, with the Fed seen giving clearer clues on how soon it plans to tighten monetary policy.

  • Five things to watch for from the Fed Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 12:20 PM ET

    Wall Street widely expects the word "patient" to be dropped from the Fed statement, but there are several other potential bell ringers traders are watching.

  • Yellen's dashboard outlook   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 10:29 AM ET
    Yellen's dashboard outlook

    CNBC's Steve Liesman gives investors insight to Yellen's dashboard.