The Federal Reserve releases a statement at the conclusion of each of its policy-setting meetings, outlining the central bank’s economic outlook and the actions it plans to take. Fed watchers closely parse changes between statements to see how the Fed’s views are evolving.
This tool compares the latest statement with its immediate predecessor and highlights where policy makers have updated their language. This is the January statement compared with December.
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Markets Are Convinced: The Fed Won’t Come for the Punch Bowl (Jan. 22)
Fed Says All 12 Regional Bank Presidents Renominated to New Five-Year Terms (Jan. 21)
Yellen Makes Case for Sweeping Stimulus Package in Face of GOP Skepticism (Jan. 19)
Jobs Market Has Long Recovery Ahead, Says Fed’s Powell (Jan. 14)
Fed’s Brainard: Fed Strongly Committed to Actions That Will Achieve Mandates (Jan. 13)
U.S. Economy Saw Modest Growth in Late 2020, Fed’s Beige Book Shows (Jan. 13)
Fed’s Rosengren Voices Optimism for 2021 Economic Outlook (Jan. 12)