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FTN Financial Economic Weekly

The Fed is More Dovish Than Some Would Have You Think

This week, we dive into the press conference to let the Chair speak in his own words. There is little doubt he spoke for the committee, and little doubt the flexible, risk-averse policy approach evident through the first nine months of the year is still very much intact. Chair Powell did not say the Fed will cut rates again, but he made it perfectly clear they might.

Plus "The Week Ahead," a preview of next week’s potentially market-moving events.

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