Janet Yellen


  • NEW YORK, Sept 17- U.S. stocks were rising in mid-afternoon trading on Wednesday after the U.S. The statement "is largely the same, but the dots are more hawkish, the exit strategy itself being out there is more hawkish and the timing of the first rate also more hawkish," said John Canally, investment strategist and economist for LPL Financial in Boston.

  • Conditions for ending QE next month     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 2:36 PM ET

    Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen says starting next month the Fed will be purchasing $15 billion of securities per month down $10 billion per month from the FOMC's current rate.

  • FOMC's unemployment & GDP projections     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 2:35 PM ET

    Fed chair Janet Yellen says the FOMC expect the unemployment rate to normalize over the course of 2016 and edge below that level in 2017.

  • Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen says indicators of spending and production for Q3 suggest economic activity is expanding at a moderate pace and inflation has been running below the FOMC's 2 percent objective.

  • GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks edge up as Fed makes no changes Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 2:30 PM ET

    *Uncertainty persists over Scotland referendum. NEW YORK, Sept 17- Stock markets around the world edged higher on Wednesday after the U.S. "There are no major changes, and the market should be reasonably satisfied with that," said Wayne Kaufman, chief market analyst at Phoenix Financial Services in New York.

  • Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen, says the economy is making progress toward the FOMC's objective of maximum sustainable employment, however a range of labor market indicators suggest there remains a significant underutilization of labor resources.

  • Bill Gross plays Fed chairman     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 2:16 PM ET

    Discussing what the correct monetary policy is, with Pimco's Bill Gross.

  • Bill Gross: Fed needs 'considerable time'     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 2:14 PM ET
    Bill Gross

    Bill Gross, Pimco founder & CIO, reacts to the Fed's more "dovish" rate decision. Gross says inflationary expectations are the future for Fed rate decisions.

  • Pisani: Market reacting correctly to Fed     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 2:13 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the NYSE as Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks on television during a June news conference.

    CNBC's Bob Pisani looks at how the markets are responding to the Fed's policy statement.

  • Here's what changed in new Fed statement Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 2:07 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 July 30.

  • Fed's new guidance regime     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 2:06 PM ET
    U.S. Federal Reserve Board chair Janet Yellen holds a news conference in Washington September 17, 2014.

    Discussing the Fed's rate guidance and normalization of policy, with David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds chief global strategist and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Market reaction to Fed decision     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 2:04 PM ET

    Reacting to the Fed's decision to taper another $10 billion and its immediate impact on markets, with David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds chief global strategist and Bob Doll, Nuveen Asset Management chief equity strategist. Kelly says the decision doesn't matter that much for the equity market, but the bond market has adjusting to make.

  • No inflation, no problem. US not turning into Japan Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

    Inflation may have taken a break in the U.S., but the country hardly seems perched to be the next Japan.

  • New stage for the Fed     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 12:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman looks ahead to the Fed's statement today; and what's important for investors to watch, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities and the FMHR traders.

  • Pro says risk on for investor     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 12:01 PM ET

    Counting down to the Fed's statement today, with David Albrycht, Newfleet Asset Management CIO. Albrycht shares his 10-Year Note forecast.

  • Cashin says watch out for Fed whipsaw     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    There's nothing cavalier about Janet Yellen, says UBS' Art Cashin discussing what we expects to hear from the Fed following Wednesday's FOMC meeting.

  • Fed-fueled rally     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    The blue chip Dow index rose to an intraday high as investors placed their bets ahead of a crucial two-day meeting of the Federal Reserve.

  • When the rate hikes begin...     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 10:04 AM ET

    Anticipating the Fed's statement on interest rates, with Michelle Meyer, BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research senior U.S. economist, and David Spika, The Westwood Funds senior vice president.

  • Fed decision: What to watch for     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 10:01 AM ET

    The Federal Reserve will deliver its decision on interest rates today. CNBC's Steve Liesman shares a preview.

  • TREASURIES-Prices rise as inflation data soothe Fed fears Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 9:58 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept 17- U.S. The Labor Department said its Consumer Price Index dropped 0.2 percent last month as a broad decline in energy prices offset increases in food and shelter costs.