Fed Funds Future

Fed Funds Future The Federal Reserve also sees near-zero interest rates lasting through 2022 to curb economic damage of the coronavirus. Image: Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research

New York Fed GDP Nowcast

New York Fed GDP Nowcast The New York Fed’s GDP Nowcast stands at -9.3% for 2020:Q2. Image: Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Fed Expansion as a Share of S&P 500 Market Capitalization

Fed Expansion as a Share of S&P 500 Market Capitalization Fed’s purchases are positive for the stock market, but as a share of S&P 500 market capitalization, they are less than during the 2008-2009 period. Image: J.P. Morgan

Fed’s Credit Lending Facilities

Fed’s Credit Lending Facilities Only a fraction of Fed’s emergency lending facilities has been deployed so far. Image: Oxford Economics

Fed Balance Sheet vs. S&P 500

Fed Balance Sheet vs. S&P 500 Chart suggesting that the current market rally is not driven by fundamentals, but by the Federal Reserve’s liquidity support. Image: Real Investment Advice

U.S. Federal Fiscal Deficit

U.S. Federal Fiscal Deficit This year, the U.S. federal fiscal deficit will be the highest since 1943, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. Image: Morgan Stanley Research