But politicians gave little insight into how long the patient's position on US tariff policy would last, according to the January 29th and 30th meeting minutes, as a result of which the afternoon activity and the trading of shares on both sides of the unchanged.
"The minutes largely reiterated the Fed's defense statement since its last meeting," said Joe Mannimbo, senior market analyst at Western Union Business Solutions in Washington. "I get the feeling that interest rates are being held back later this year … But the Federal Reserve has not stopped the door from raising interest rates later this year if the risk of a fall in risk falls."
Politicians also promised a "long too long" plan for their balance sheet of $ 4 trillion, the protocols showed.
The US central bank surprised the markets last month by cutting off a three-year interest rate boost by saying it would be patient to make any adjustments to a target range for short-term interest rates that is now between 2.25% and 2.5%.
The big Fed and the progress in US-Chinese trade talks helped raise about 1
S & P's S & P Financial Index Index added to earnings after the minutes and ended by 0.6%.
The index, which is 1.7%, has led to gains among the 11 major S & P sectors driven by rising commodity prices. Shares of CF Industries Holdings Inc. (NYSE :), Mosaic Co and FreeportMcMoran have appreciated.
The growth of 63.12 points, or 0.24%, to 25,954.44, the S & P 500 rose 4.94 points, or 0.18% to 2,784.7 and the added 2.30 points. Investors also took more news on the trade front as President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the US will impose tariffs on European car imports if they fail to reach a trade agreement with the European Union.
Trump said on Tuesday that trade talks with China are going well and suggested extending the deadline for negotiations, saying March 1 was not a "magical" date.
Southwest Airlines (NYSE) The co-operator declined by 5.7% after the carrier said it would take $ 60 million from the US government's partial shutdown.
The carrier declined the shares of other airlines, sending the Dow Jones US Airlines index down by 2.6%. the outnu ratio was reduced to NYSE by a factor of 1.73 to 1; for the Nasdaq ratio, 1.17 to 1 favored the progress.
The S & P 500 publishes 38 new 52-week highs and no new levels; Nasdaq Composite has recorded 99 new highs and 17 new levels
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