~~Forecasting Federal Reserve policy changes in coming months… Economists see the central bank hiking the Fed Funds Rate a quarter point this week. They then expect no action in January, but another quarter point increase come March.
The Current Fed Funds rate is 0 to 0.25%
After the meeting consenus is the fund rate will be
December 16 – 0.50% Jan 27 – 0.50% March 16 – 0.75%