Fed Chair Janet Yellen at her final press conference: “There is less to lose sleep about now than has been true for quite some time”

And yes, exactly the opposite of what Yellen said is the truth…

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Fed raises interest rates, keeps 2018 policy outlook unchanged:

It also allowed Fed Chair Janet Yellen, at her final press conference before her term ends in February, to signal an all-clear for the U.S. economy a decade after the onset of the 2007-2009 recession.

“At the moment the U.S. economy is performing well. The growth that we’re seeing, it’s not based on, for example, an unsustainable buildup of debt … The global economy is doing well, we’re in a synchronized expansion,” Yellen said. “There is less to lose sleep about now than has been true for quite some time, so I feel good about the economic outlook.”

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