2/20/2019 Morning Brief


At 2:00 pm ET the minutes from last months Fed meeting will be released. It is expected that the minutes will shed light on the Fed’s policy shift and provide an indication as to how dovish the members have become since their Dec meeting. Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester said she expects interest rates to rise slightly this year if the economy lives up to her expectation of solid performance. Economic Reports: At 08:55 am ET The Fed’s Redbook on Retail Sales is scheduled for release.