Markets During Periods Of Federal Reserve Intervention – September 12, 2014 Update

In the August 9, 2011 post (“QE3 – Various Thoughts“) I posted a chart that depicted the movements of the S&P500, 10-Year Treasury Yield and the Fed Funds rate spanning the periods of various Federal Reserve interventions since 2007.

For reference purposes, here is an updated chart from Doug Short’s blog post of September 12 (“ECRI Recession Watch:  Weekly Update“) :

markets during Federal Reserve intervention


The Special Note summarizes my overall thoughts about our economic situation

SPX at 1980.68 as this post is written