It is widely expected that the Federal Reserve Bank will raise the federal funds rate at its March meeting this week. According to the futures market, there is a greater than 90% chance they will raise rates. Because a rate increase is so highly anticipated, we expect there will be virtually no market reaction when it occurs. The only way there would be a market reaction is if the Fed announced it was NOT going to raise rates. THAT would be a surprise. The fed funds rate was below .25% for eight years until December 2015 when it was raised to .5%. Now they’re talking about raising it to .75% (http://www.boyercorporon.com/talking-heads/). The reason we even mention this is so you can ignore all the announcements about it. It is a long overdue, non-event and doesn’t deserve your attention or concern. Watch basketball instead. The Department of Labor reported last week that the economy created 235,000 jobs in February. This number was higher than consensus expectations, but was not out of (...)
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- 15 February 2017 by BCWMOn January 29, 2017 in Springfield, MO, Eric Clark, a Principal and Senior Wealt...READ MORE +
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Overland Park Chamber of Commerce Honors Mindy Corporon with 2016 OP Award for Promoting Love, Kindness and UnderstandingOn December 7, 2016, the Overland Park Chamber of Commerce honored Mindy Corporo...READ MORE +