S&P 500 is down by 4.2% after Fed Chairman’s Hawkish remarks at Jackson Hole Economic Policy Symposium
The economy needs price Stability and Fed’s goal is to bring inflation below 2%
The rise in interest rates will increase unemployment and there will be more pain for households and businesses. These are unfortunate costs of reducing inflation.
After Powell’s Speech in Jackson Hole, the market is anticipating a probability of a 75 basis point hike in September.