Federal Reserve James Bullard, head of the St. Louis branch


  • if anything US rates are a bit restrictive
  • Fed may have overdone it with the December hike

If I was a nitpicking mood I'd point out the change in tune from comment to comment. Sheesh.


  • Farming communities very concerned about the trade war
  • tariffs would have to stay 6 months to impact Fed policy
  • Can see a China economy boom after trade deal

Mr. B speaking with Bloomberg, TV interview.