Markets During Periods Of Federal Reserve Intervention – September 3, 2020 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 August 28, 2020) from the Advisor Perspectives’ site post of September 1, 2020 (“Treasury Yields – A Long-Term Perspective“):

Markets During Federal Reserve Intervention


The Special Note summarizes my overall thoughts about our economic situation

SPX at 3555.68 as this post is written