Investors should prepare for increased volatility as another big rate hike is anticipated from policymakers. Fed, usually referred to as the Federal Reserve is not trying to attack the stock exchange market, as it constantly increases the rate of interest in the bidding to slow down the Inflation rate. However, the investors should be prepared enough for the rise in volatility as one more big hike in the rate is being anticipated by the makers of the policies.
Although it can’t be believed that Fed is specifically seeking to lower Inflation by wrecking the prices of bonds and stocks. It is noticed that the stocks of the US fell deeply in the past few weeks after it was assumed cool sensation in the Inflation after the burning month of August.
Treasurys Corp. also declined as anticipation that the Fed will continue raising rates in the coming months caused the yield on the 2-year Treasury note to rocket to a nearly 15-year high over 3.85%. With falling prices, yields climb. Investors are functioning in a situation where the idea of a symbolic “Fed put” on the stock market has been erased due to the central bank’s need to control persistent Inflation.