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FOMC minutes: There was less interest in another round of bond buys at the March 13...

FOMC minutes: There was less interest in another round of bond buys at the March 13 meeting, with only a couple members suggesting more easing could become necessary if the economy lost momentum. Members thought the economy was a "bit stronger" but not in a meaningful way. After the more hawkish tone, stocks slide: Dow -0.7%, S&P -0.7%, Nasdaq -0.4%.
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  • Stoploss
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    Bonds say otherwise.
    3 Apr 2012, 02:11 PM Reply Like
  • Rummeljordan
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    LOL @ Gold
    3 Apr 2012, 03:35 PM Reply Like
  • Stoploss
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    Right up until Bentard hits the print button...
    3 Apr 2012, 08:07 PM Reply Like
  • whidbey
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    The general tone was tenative, when AAPL starts down between here and $700 the opera ends for the summer. Then we will see how brave the Fed is.
    3 Apr 2012, 04:01 PM Reply Like
  • The_Hammer
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    Do Not underestimate the Bernank the mad dollar printing diluter. They are trying to knock the wind out of commodity prices before they revvv up the presses again. They know $4-$5 gas will put a real hurt on consumers and global economy.
    3 Apr 2012, 05:42 PM Reply Like
  • untrusting investor
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    Probably true. Wait until markets are off say 15-20% and see Bennie hyping more monetary easing then.
    3 Apr 2012, 07:16 PM Reply Like
  • simanjuntak
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    as far as my concern that - it is reveal subtle ways if QE is released soon
    4 Apr 2012, 05:30 AM Reply Like
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