What a December Fed Rate Hike Means for Stocks
December 16, 2015 at 15:56 PM EST
The long-awaited December Fed rate hike finally happened - so what will it mean for stocks? You'll hear a lot of talk today about how raising interest rates will have a negative impact on companies. It will hurt those that borrowed a lot of money when interest rates were near 0% - as they are today. Fortunately, the December Fed rate hike is going to have a much more mild effect on stocks than the doomsayers would have you believe. And it's easy to see why. Tags: December Fed rate hike , December interest rate hike , December rate hike , Fed December interest rate hike , Fed interest rate , Fed monetary policy , Fed rate hike To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2015 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201. The post What a December Fed Rate Hike Means for Stocks appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable .