News Summary: Stocks slide, yields rise after Fed says it could slow bond purchases this year

  • by: The Associated Press
  • Updated: June 19, 2013 - 6:45 PM

EASING BACK: Stocks slid and bond yields rose sharply after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the central bank could start to pull back on its bond purchases later this year if the economy improves enough, and end the program by mid-2014.

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