Markets During Periods Of Federal Reserve Intervention – March 6, 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 March 5, 2015) from Doug Short’s blog post of March 5 (“Treasury Snapshot:  Where Are Yields Headed?“):

markets during intervention


The Special Note summarizes my overall thoughts about our economic situation

SPX at 2101.04 as this post is written