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Fed changes its language, but not its policy

Richard Barrington

The latest Fed statement signaled no change in policy, but it intimated that a change may be coming if falling oil prices don't upset things.

Fed's concerns remain with low inflation -- not low rates

Richard Barrington

Despite growing optimism about the economy, the latest Fed statement suggests that inflation is too low, and that short-term rates will remain even lower.

A slow turn in Fed policy

Richard Barrington

The latest Fed statement confirms that it is continuing a gradual transition in its monetary policy.

Fed cheers quickening growth and inflation

Richard Barrington

The latest Fed statement reveals that its transitional policy remains in place, though inflation may be gaining more traction than wage growth.

Brightening economic signals fail to move Fed

Richard Barrington

Even though the economic environment seems quite different from the last time the Fed met, it is still taking a steady-as-she-goes approach.

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