Ed Yardini on the bear market, the Fed and inflation

The markets have been on a wild ride lately, oscillating between gains and losses. However, the brutal sale means The S&P 500 is still in a bear market. When asked if the markets have bottomed out, Wall Street veteran Ed Yardeni said he didn’t think “we’re going to get out of this thing very quickly, … Read more

Top Wall Street analysts say to buy Apple and Bank of America

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, California, June 6, 2022. Peter DaSilva | Reuters It’s almost midway through the year, and there’s no end in sight to the stock market’s volatility. Investors, already suffering from sharp falls in stocks, got another surprise last week as the Federal … Read more

The economy is heading for a hard landing. Larry Summers on Inflation, Recession, and the Federal Reserve.

Economist Lawrence Summers never joined the Transitory team, or the economists, investment strategists, and Federal Reserve members who believed that inflation It will be a temporary phenomenon. Instead, he warned early and often that the massive fiscal and monetary stimulus launched in response to the impact of the Covid pandemic Leads to overheating of the … Read more

China’s real estate problems have pushed the debt index to a record high

Fixed asset investment data for the first five months of 2022 showed a decline in real estate investment on a larger scale than during the first four months of the year. Pictured here on May 16, a development in Huai’an City, east China’s Jiangsu Province. CFOTO | Future Publishing | Getty Images Rating agency Moody’s … Read more

The Bank of England raised interest rates for the fifth time in a row as inflation soared

LONDON – IN Bank of England On Thursday it carried out a fifth consecutive rate hike as it looks to rein in high inflation. The Monetary Policy Committee voted 6-3 to increase the bank rate by 25 basis points to 1.25%, with the three opposition members voting to increase the bank rate by 50 basis … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Thursday, June 16

Here are the top news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Wall Street braces for a dip as Fed rate hike fades A screen displays a Federal Reserve rate announcement as a trader works (inside a post) on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New … Read more

The Federal Reserve may need tougher treatment to curb inflation

font size Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell hopes to hold onto a “soft” fall, slowing inflation without hurting the economy. Sarah Selbiger / Getty Images The Federal Reserve has just raised its key interest rate by the most since 1994. That may not be enough to keep inflation from its worst since the 1970s. Indeed, … Read more

Real-time updates of the Fed’s big rate decision and Powell’s press conference

The Federal Reserve raises interest rates by 0.75 percentage points The Federal Reserve announced that it raised interest rates by 75 basis points, or 0.75 percentage points. This represents the largest rate increase in 28 years. –Darla Mercado S&P 500 index could gain 23.8 basis points after Fed meeting The S&P 500 is historically gaining … Read more

Stock Market Today: Dow Retreats and Oracle Climbs

The stock market was mixed on Tuesday as bond yields remained near their highest levels. Now, it is up to the Federal Reserve to determine the next direction for stocks. The central bank meets on Wednesday to consider another rate increase – perhaps up to three-quarters of a percentage point. In midday trading, the Dow … Read more

5 things to know about Germany’s drive to legalize cannabis – Politico

Let the cannabis squeeze begin. The German Ministry of Health is hosting talks this week with stakeholders on the legalization of recreational cannabis, with the aim of presenting a strategy for doing so in the fall. While Chancellor Olaf Scholz only the Social Democrats wanted To decriminalize cannabis — which would only allow possession — … Read more