Rate strategies lead the way for bonds in challenging first quarter.
A strengthening economy should smooth rising-rate headwinds.
Rising yields mean different things for different sectors of the market.
2022 outlook extremely positive despite temporary indigestion from rising yields.
And broader markets are not sounding alarms.
A steady Fed leaves worries about inflation and yields to the market.
Powell reaffirms commitment to easy money policies to support still-young recovery.
A disputed election headlines potential risks heading into year-end.
The Fed sharpens its new policy framework with strong forward guidance.
It starts with the Fed.
No trip to the Grand Tetons this year, but the Fed presented a monumental announcement.
Liquidity is abundant but fundamentals remain iffy.
Uneventful FOMC meeting reaffirms stance of maximum support for the economy.
The Fed has made it very clear it isn't interested.
Data over the next few weeks and months will be ugly, but better times lie ahead.
The FOMC statement reiterated it will not hold anything back to aid the economy.
As bad as it may seem, history suggests better days and opportunities lie ahead.