Analysis: Bernanke's comments move markets

The abrupt reaction of the markets last week to comments Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke made to Congress indicate how important the Fed's bond-buying program is to the market. "The Fed is trying to walk a tightrope, allowing people to continue with the false hope of quantitative easing lasting indefinitely without spooking people that they're going to end it too soon," said Tad Rivelle of TCW.

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