Markets During Periods Of Federal Reserve Intervention – May 19, 2015 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 (through May 15, 2015) from Doug Short’s blog post of May 18  (“Treasury Snapshot: …“):

markets during intervention


The Special Note summarizes my overall thoughts about our economic situation

SPX at 2129.17 as this post is written