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Will Janet Yellen Continue the Fed Taper?

By Mike Klesta and Dan Caplinger - Feb 21, 2014 at 6:03PM

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The Fed taper has been the talk of Wall Street for a number of years. With Janet Yellen at the helm, will the program continue?

There's been quite a bit of news lately from the Federal Reserve, with the Fed taper and interest rates being at the top of the list. Janet Yellen recently took the helm of the prestigious central bank, and some investors are wondering what to expect going forward.

Will the ghost of Ben Bernanke live on, or will Yellen take the Fed in an entirely different direction? In the video below, analysts Mike Klesta and Dan Caplinger discuss the future of the Federal Reserve and what effect Fed policies will have on emerging markets stocks, including the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets (EEM -0.02%) and the WisdomTree Emerging Markets (DEM 0.51%) exchange-traded funds.

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iShares, Inc. - iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF Stock Quote
iShares, Inc. - iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF
EEM
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WisdomTree Trust - WisdomTree Emerging Markets High Dividend Fund
DEM
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