US Fed: harmony raise interest rates with economic data
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said the head of the Federal Reserve ( the US central) Janet Yellen: The special rate hike council plans to respond to a large extent with the US economic data is not adapted to any plans may be adopted or not adopted by President Donald Trump 'smanagement. She relents: "At this point there is a great deal of uncertainty about what changes will occur in the policy ... should be patient until we see what happens." And showed unrelenting The statements that indicate an increase in the interest rate in March and more of this year , the increases reflect the "proper development of the policy (cash) based on the direction in which you are seeing in our economy now ... there will not be something that comes in response to policy and imminent." US stocks closed in the last week ended yesterday, after rising to hint head of the Federal Reserve ( the US central bank) Janet Yellen, about to raise interest rates this month. Closed "Dow Jones' industrial average was up by 2.74 points to 21,005.71 points, while the rose , " S & P 500 "index rose 1.2 points to record level of 2383.12 points, while the " Nasdaq "index rose compound 9.53 points to reach the level of 5870.75 points.
The US Federal Reserve late last year to raise interest rates by a quarter percentage point to between 0.50 and 0.75 percent.
It was the second time that the Reserve to raise interest rates since the global financial crisis of 2008, where the bank may raise interest rates in December last year.
Janet Yellen, president of the Federal Reserve said in the wake of the monetary policy meeting at the time: "We continue to anticipate the evolution of the economy , which would ensure a gradual hikes in interest rates over time and keep the goals to be achieved and the outlook in the medium term may reach 1.4 percent next year and 2.1 at the end of the year 2018 and 2.9 percent the end of 2019. "
experts predict that the Fed will raise interest rates three times this year.
Fed in its statement reported that the lift line with a good outlook for the labor market and inflation in the country. As the number of new jobs in the US market during the past month , 174 thousand jobs has led to a decline in unemployment to 4.6 percent, the lowest level in nine years.[/rtl]