Tag: market volatility

The Bull Market That Investors Do Not Want

Commentary In years past, when a Fed chairman stepped up to the mic to announce some policy decision, the markets always took note. Oftentimes it might have reacted in knee jerk fashion, but calmer trade usually returned pretty quickly. Not any more. The fast-moving action of this week is going to be more par for…


Yellen: Too Soon to Say If Changes Needed to Address Market Volatility

WASHINGTON—U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Sunday that it is too soon to say whether new policies or regulations are needed to deal with recent market volatility. “We really need to understand exactly what happened and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is working hard to assemble a report that gives us the facts,…