Bernanke Says the Unemployment Rate or Inflation Rate are not Reasons to Stop Easing « Market Montage

Bernanke in his news conference essentially just said those targets mentioned two hours ago are just that, targets and not an ultimatum to stop easing.  So in essence, they mean nothing specific to stopping easing.  Specifically he gave an example of where unemployment fell below 6.5% in the future does not act as a trigger to stop easing alone.

If it *did* matter the Fed forecast is no drop below 6.5% until mid 2015.  So one would think easy rates until mid 2015… but like I said in previous paragraph he just said that target being reach does not mean the Fed stops easing.

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