Market Commentary: Week Ending 01-27-12

2012-02-03T15:06:52+00:00February 3, 2012|Market Commentary|

The big news this past week was the Fed’s statement on Wednesday that they would maintain “exceptionally low rates through at least late 2014.” In layman’s terms, this means the Fed will be printing money to purchase treasury bonds to keep interest rates down.  Keep in mind that interest rates are not supposed to be naturally this low.  Interest rates, if left unmanaged by the Fed, would find a balance in the market place based [...]