Video above: Federal Reserve Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged on Sept 17, 2015 - Federal Reserve officials left interest rates unchanged, opting to delay an increase amid stubbornly low inflation, an uncertain outlook for global growth and recent financial-market turmoil.
FOMC Chair Janet Yellen: Global Outlook Is Uncertain (video above)
Press Conference below:
Above Video: Press Conference with Chair of the FOMC, Janet L. Yellen, September 17, 2015
And the markets? S&P500 falls (see chart below)--did the Fed just send us a signal that the global economy is going to get worse--including China and Europe?
|One day chart: S&P 500 closed down Sept 17, 2015 (source: google.com)|
see also: Wall Street and the World Are Watching: Will the Fed Make Its Move Now?