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Fannie Mae: Expect 3 more Fed rate hikes in 2016

Not forecasting a return to zero intrest rates anytime soon
December 16, 2015 will forever be known as the day that the Federal Open Market Committee increased the federal funds rate for the first time since June 2006, but one housing industry insider expects that this rate hike won’t be the last one — far from it, in fact.
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Federal Reserve credibility tested

Financial markets try to read between Bernanke's lines
"The concern is that the decision to wait sends a message that the economy is worse than it appears or that the costs of QE are not high on its radar," Moody’s Analytics senior economist Ryan Sweet said.
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