Does this mean that the old idea of ​​free-market “soft trade” famous for the French Enlightenment is dead? Maybe he never really existed. History shows that free markets can be a basis for friendship between powerful nations, but they are much less successful in securing peace and democracy than many hoped. In fact, the lofty …

New Delhi, Oct 2 (PTI) Stock markets may remain affected in the coming week by factors including global trends, macroeconomic data announcement and foreign capital inflows, analysts say. Analysts said the market will keep an eye on the future course of the rupiah against the dollar and crude oil prices. Due to Dussehra Festival this …

As the pound tumbled with Tory polls last week, there was an obscure winner from the government’s disastrous ‘mini-budget’. 2012 Treatise on the Free Market by Liz Truss and Kwasi Kwarteng Britannia unleashed skyrocketed the sales charts, reaching No. 1 on the Amazon rankings for books on “economic conditions.” It costs £19.55 for the paperback. …

Photo (c) Wittaya Prasongsin – Getty Images After a strong mid-week rally, the stock market fell sharply again on Thursday, weighed down by negative economic growth and growing pessimism about the long-term outlook. The market ends September lower than where it started the month. The main catalyst for the most recent selloff was the final …

Truflation, a major contributor to standalone economic and financial data, has announced that it is engaging in a formal link with the Chainlink BUILD program. Following this and as a full partner, Truflation intends to continue to make the various unique data indexes, which have been created only by Chainlink BUILD, better known and popular, …

Dow Jones futures fell more than 350 points on Thursday morning after key economic data – US GDP and early jobless claims. Apple stock sold off on a Bank of America downgrade. X CarMax (KMX) and Jefferies (JEF) were the main overnight earnings reporters. Micron Technology (MU) and Dow Jones stock Nike (NKE) will report …

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, September 26, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Falling stock markets wiped out more than $9 trillion in US household wealth, putting more pressure on family balance sheets and spending. U.S. holdings of corporate stocks and mutual fund stocks fell to …

The FED considered slowing or even halting rate hikes several months ago as the US and global economy headed into recession. The US economy has indeed entered a recession, as confirmed by today’s second-quarter GDP revision after a second straight quarter of contraction. But, the GDP figure is historic, as it shows the economic situation …

Asian Development Bank President-elect Masatsugu Asakawa speaks during an interview with Reuters in Tokyo on November 29, 2019. – Reuters pic Tuesday, September 27, 2022 5:13 PM MYT KUALA LUMPUR, September 27 — Asia’s economic system as a whole is resilient to any financial crisis, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has said. Its Chairman Masatsugu …

WASHINGTON—Industries vary in the relative contributions they make to national economies, but even among advanced industries, the information technology (IT) sector stands out with well-paying jobs, low price inflation for consumers, strong exports and superior innovation, according to a new statistical report of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), the leading science and technology …

IMF lending to economically distressed countries has hit a record high as the global lender of last resort battles simultaneous crises that have pushed at least five countries into default, with more expected to follow. The pandemic, Russia’s attack on Ukraine and a sharp rise in global interest rates have forced dozens of countries to …

Stocks fell on Friday to end a brutal week for financial markets as soaring interest rates and foreign currency turbulence heightened fears of a global recession. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 700 points to fall below 30,000 to a new low for the year. The 30-stock index is now down 20% from …

(Video Transcript) German economic data Welcome, let’s now look at a risky event for the week starting Monday, September 26. Next week we have German Consumer Confidence Gfk, Ifo Business Climate and German Consumer Price Index (CPI) data, all of which could conspire to see markets come under further pressure. But before that, we have …

They say numbers don’t lie, but they can mislead. Try to build a solid forecast for the fourth quarter economic outlook about to begin, and things clearly get fuzzy. Former CEO of Saks Fifth Avenue and MasterCard senior advisor Steve Sadove told PYMNTS’ Karen Webster that depending on where you look and how you do …

The New Zealand stock market had one of its lightest trading days of this eventful year, posting a slight gain, awaiting the next move in interest rates. The S&P/NZX 50 index left a the morning low at 11,530.01 and finished ahead by 38.44 points or 0.33% at 11,570.43. There were only 18.85 million trades in …

Oil prices have fallen about $30 a barrel since the recent peak in early June before the Fed and other central banks began aggressive interest rate hikes to fight runaway inflation. Tighter monetary policy is expected to slow economic growth, as several financial market indicators suggest markets are expecting recessions, which could slow growth in …

The Canadian dollar fell to its lowest level in nearly two years on Friday as investors around the world reviewed the deteriorating outlook for the economy and raced to the safety of the U.S. dollar. The Canadian dollar was changing hands for as low as 75.15 US cents at one point Friday morning. This is …

It’s been a busy week for UK economic statistics and, as usual, the bag has been mixed. On Monday we got the GDP figures, which showed the UK economy grew 0.2% month-on-month in July, marking a recovery from the 0.6% decline of June, but was below market expectations for growth of 0.5%. On an annual …

A map of average annual salaries by company in each county in Iowa, provided by the Legislative Services Agency. Based on US Bureau of Labor Statistics, Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages. A heat map of median household income by county in Iowa in 2020. Source: US Census Bureau, Small Area Estimates Branch A map …

U.S. stock futures were slightly higher on Wednesday evening as investors anticipated several economic reports due out in the morning. Futures contracts linked to the Dow Jones Industrial Average edged up 17 points, or 0.05%. S&P 500 futures added 0.22% and Nasdaq 100 futures advanced 0.12%. Earlier in the day, the major averages ended a …

Cambodia, as the chairman of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in 2022, has defined four key strategic axes under the pillar of the ASEAN economic community, while the Economic community building process continued to be hampered by constant changes in regional and global economic and trade architecture, according to Prime Minister Hun Sen. …

Oil prices fell 2% on Tuesday, reversing earlier gains as U.S. consumer prices rose unexpectedly in August, giving the U.S. Federal Reserve cover for another big interest rate hike the next week. Brent crude futures for November delivery fell $2.05, or 2.2%, to $91.95 a barrel at 11:38 a.m. ET (4:38 …

NAIROBI – Modified. Photos NAI501-506 were sent for release at 08:00 GMT. Once home to one of Africa’s fastest growing economies, Ethiopia is struggling as war in its Tigray region has resumed and weary citizens far from the front line plead for peace. Ethiopians are experiencing the highest inflation in a decade, currency restrictions and …

Australian stocks hit their highest level in more than a week on Monday as rising commodity prices boosted mining and energy stocks, with investors watching key data due this week. The S&P/ASX 200 index rose almost 1% at 0019 GMT. The U.S. consumer price report is due out on Tuesday, while Australian jobs data is …

Headquarters of Microsoft Corporation in Issy-les-Moulineaux, near Paris, France, on April 18, 2016. Charles Platiau | Reuters Stocks snapped a three-week losing streak on Friday, but uncertainty looms on the horizon as the Federal Reserve prepares for its September meeting. The prospect of a major interest rate hike is imminent, and such a move by …

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Stock index futures point to a higher open in light of economic news, but heavy results for individual stocks like Tesla, Kroger, Zscaler, DocuSign, and more. 5 minute read Photo by Getty Images Key points to remember The Bulls are looking to extend their winning streak to three days in a row Stocks rose on …

A busy week of economic data, a Bank of England policy decision and corporate updates were scheduled for the week ahead, although following the death of Queen Elizabeth some organizations began to postpone the planned events. The Bank announced on Friday that it would postpone the meeting and decision on interest rates of its Monetary …

Revenue register includes Adobe, Manchester United and Oracle After the shortened holiday week, Wall Street will have a deluge of economic data to sift through. The ledger includes readings of the consumer price index (CPI) and producer price index (PPI), as well as an index of consumer sentiment released Friday by the University of Michigan. …

The current historical story of the market for generations is the political battle of Western governments to continue capitalism or move to an authoritarian system. The US is leading the way with Democrats, Black Rock, Vanguard and State Street and controlling $20 trillion against Republicans and Trump to revert the system back to its capitalist …

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends the 2022 Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) plenary session in Vladivostok, Russia September 7, 2022. Sergey Bobylev/TASS Host Photo Agency/Handout via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register VLADIVOSTOK, Russia, September 7 (Reuters) – Russian President Vladimir Putin warned on Wednesday of a looming global food crisis and …

Dechra Pharmaceuticals shares down nearly 10% Shares of London-listed Dechra Pharmaceuticals fell 9.7% during afternoon trading after the company released its full-year financial results. Dechra said revenue rose 13.8% to £681.8m ($783m) for the year ending June 30. There was also a 60 basis point decline in margin to 32.3% in the organization’s European pharmaceutical …

Comment The Chinese economy is in shambles. While this is unlikely to affect Chinese Communist Party leader Xi Jinping’s bid for another term as regime leader, the world’s second-largest economy will impact the rest of the world if it collapses and burns. China’s real estate sector, whose importance in the country’s economic rise over the …

The rupee exchange rate opened 15 points lower at Rs 14,898 per US dollar in the spot market this morning. The strengthening US Dollar against the release of US employment data later this week put pressure on the Rupee. bring together fleurbergThe Rupee continued to weaken to Rp 14,903 at 09.25 WIB, a far cry …

The local stock market regained more lost ground on encouraging economic news. The main index jumped 104.37 points or 1.58% to close at 6,692.65 as conglomerates continued to lead the advance while banks and mining companies were in the red. Volume however weakened to 1.02 billion shares worth 4.59 billion pesos as winners outpaced losers …

FXEmpire.com – The U.S. dollar is trading higher against a basket of major currencies on Thursday night, but after hitting a 20-year high earlier in the session. The greenback’s strength was fueled by the release of US economic data showing a strong and resilient economy, giving the Federal Reserve the green light to aggressively raise …

Royal Mail down 7.2% Royal Mail fell 7.2% in afternoon trade after a second day of strike action by British postal workers. Shares of the former state postal monopoly fell near the bottom of the Stoxx 600 after the second day of wage walkouts. Royal Mail staff are planning further strikes on September 8 and …

New Zealand Dollar, NZD/USD, Chinese Economic Data, Market Sentiment – TALKING POINTS Asia-Pacific stocks aim lower after bearish New York trading session China’s manufacturing PMI could reverse sentiment if data surprises on the upside NZD/USD Outlook Looks Bearish as Prices Below Major Moving Averages Wednesday’s Asia-Pacific Outlook A bearish trading session in New York that …

the herald gIn general, the economic news is improving a lot as inflation continues to decline, the black market exchange rate remains stable or falling, and official systems continue to converge. The main news to come out of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe’s Monetary Policy Committee at the end of last week was that the …

Some analysts are warning that pressure on emerging markets is set to increase, after US central bank chief Jerome Powell pledged to keep raising rates and keeping them high until he be convinced that inflation was under control last Friday. Powell’s comments pushed bond yields higher and pushed the US dollar back towards levels last …

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) gestures as Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell testifies before a Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on the ‘Semi-Annual Report on Monetary Policy in Congress,” on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, U.S., June 22, 2022. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, …

(The Center Square) – New economic data shows Georgia outpacing many other states across the country. Georgia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate now sits at a record high of 2.8% in July. A new WalletHub analysis found that Georgia has the 15th best change in its unemployment rate. “It’s mainly because July’s jobless count was more …

August 26 (Reuters) – Copper prices rose on Friday as hopes grew that further stimulus in China, the metals’ biggest consumer, would boost demand, while better-than-expected economic data in the United States and Europe also supported the market. . Three-month copper on the London Metal Exchange CMCU3 was up 0.5% at $8,172 a tonne, as …

Stocks rose on Wednesday, dragging the Dow Jones and S&P 500 down three days, as investors awaited clarity on the Federal Reserve’s fight against inflation. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 59.64 points, or 0.18%, to 32,969.23. The S&P 500 climbed 0.29% to 4,140.77 and the Nasdaq Composite rose 0.41% to 12,431.53. Energy, real estate …

Judging the health of the economy has been a tricky business in recent years. The fallout from a pandemic — which isn’t over but at least looks manageable for now — is making it hard to read normal economic indicators. COVID has kept people home, put some out of work, downsized others, and generally impacted …

youS shares fell from session highs amid a flurry of weak economic data as investors awaited Fed officials’ speeches at the Jackson Hole Symposium later this week. Now, a rate hike of 50 or 75 basis points is a 50/50 chance per the price of futures on CME Group’s FedWatch tool. The yield on US …

US new home sales plunge to 6½ year low PMI data bolsters expectations of a European recession Investors wonder how hawkish the Fed will be in Jackson Hole Oil rebounds as Saudis talk production cuts NEW YORK, Aug 23 (Reuters) – The dollar eased and yields initially fell on Tuesday as data showing slower economic …

Oil pump cylinders are seen at the Vaca Muerta shale oil and gas field in the Patagonian province of Neuquen, Argentina January 21, 2019. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register OPEC+ has options to meet challenges, including cuts -Saudi oilmin Iran nuclear deal closer now than it was 2 weeks …

A new report says the country’s current financial system is fraught with barriers that are slowing the transition to a circular, low-carbon economy. The economic system encourages extraction and waste, a new report points out. Photo: RNZ The joint report by the Sustainable Business Network and consultancy Grant Thornton said that for years economies had …

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The Democratic Party’s medium-term outlook has been hampered by President Joe Biden’s low approval rating, high gas prices and an unstable economy, but the tables could turn in a more favorable direction for the party within months. only before the stormy 2022 midterm elections. Political pundits predicted …

A chasm has opened up between Chinese stocks and the rest of emerging market stocks in recent weeks as pandemic rallies have diverged. This parting of ways is likely to be short-lived, fund managers say. Chinese stocks appear to be making up for lost ground as extreme pessimism about its economy …

Investigations into former President Donald Trump remained in the news this week. Trump, along with media organizations, wants the search warrant affidavit released following the FBI’s search of his Mar-a-Lago residence in Florida. Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, who served as Trump’s personal attorney, testified before a grand jury in Atlanta as an investigation …

Comment this story Comment After months of avoiding going through the application for my 401(k) retirement account, I opened it and looked at my balance. The stock market rebound has history on its side Periodically, it’s a good idea to check how your retirement account is doing. This week my account was down 9.4% from …

Yesterday’s market wrap Sentiment turned slightly bullish for the USD after Wednesday night’s FOMC minutes, as they did not include any hawkish commentary, raising the odds of a rate hike by 0.50%. The Fed’s Bullard even commented on another 75 basis point hike yesterday. The day started with Australian employment reports, which showed a 0.1% …

August 19, 2022 7:15 p.m. Lee Digital Content Center, Associated Press Job : August 19, 2022 7:15 p.m. Updated: August 20, 2022 4:47 p.m. Investigations into former President Donald Trump remained in the news this week. Trump, along with media organizations, wants the search warrant affidavit released following the FBI’s search of his Florida Mar-a-Lago …

Treasuries rallied on Thursday morning, dragging yields lower, as traders weighed a range of factors including comments from a member of the European Central Bank, the outlook for U.S. trade talks and Taiwan and Japanese demand for US government bonds. What is happening The 2-year Treasury yield TMUBMUSD02Y, 3.216% slipped to 3.221% from 3.293% on …

The dollar/yen is trading flat on Thursday as traders await the direction of a slew of U.S. economic data, including the Philly Fed Manufacturing Index, weekly jobless claims, existing home sales and the leading index of the Conference Board. The Forex pair jumped early in the session on Wednesday on flat-to-better U.S. retail sales data, …

Global stocks mostly rose on Tuesday as investors were rocked by mixed economic news and a spike in natural gas prices in Europe that later reversed. Gas prices in Europe hit a six-month high, heightening fears of recession as the region faces the prospect of rationing following cuts in supplies from Russia amid the war …

Soaring gas prices would likely push European countries into recession Attila KISBENEDEK Text size UPDATES with US shutdown, dateline CHANGES Global stocks mostly rose on Tuesday as investors were rocked by mixed economic news and a spike in natural gas prices in Europe that later reversed. Gas prices in Europe hit a six-month high, heightening …

At 9am, the local currency weakened to 4.4650/4670 against the greenback from yesterday’s close at 4.4570/4595. ―Photo Reuters Tuesday, August 16, 2022 9:59 AM MYT KUALA LUMPUR, August 16 ― The ringgit opened lower against the US dollar today as poor economic data from China weighed on emerging currencies, including the ringgit, analysts said. At …

TerraZero Studio is rolling out Miller Lite’s second fully interactive bar experience in collaboration with global superstar and entrepreneur J Balvin. Users can collect Miller Lite x J Balvin Bodegawear. Miller Lite leverages their previous activation to double the engagement and activation potential of the metaverse Miller Lite’s presence evolves community building and social engagement …

Editor’s Note: With such volatility in the markets, stay up to date with daily news! Get our quick roundup of today’s must-see news and expert opinion in minutes. Register here! (Kitco News) – Gold and silver prices are markedly lower Monday at midday in the United States, on concerns about demand for …

As we celebrate Pakistan’s 75th anniversary, I share with pleasure that the cordial and cooperative relations between Pakistan and Italy are at a historic level. Relations between Pakistan and Italy have fostered rapidly growing cooperation in various fields, including trade and investment. The 200,000 strong Pakistani diaspora in Italy is also an important manifestation of …

July retail sales are the next big macro data point to watch for the stock market. A beating in retail sales could boost Fed hawkishness, putting pressure on the recent rally in equities. U.S. retail sales will be the next major data stop on the way to the Federal Reserve’s rate hike decision next month …

While inflation is above the relief zone, the economic system is set to recover, supported by pent-up demand for services and products, and higher trade output. Rise despite inflation rates in India A chief executive has declared that the United States will be the fastest growing country in the world this calendar year. Thursday. While …

Long-term US Treasury yields fell on Friday as market participants sorted through a busy week of economic data. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury fell 5 basis points to 2.84%. The 30-year Treasury bond yield also fell about 5 basis points to 3.108%. Yields move inversely to prices and one basis point is equal …

VIETNAM, Aug. 12 – HÀ NỘI — A government to business (G2B) conference opened on Thursday, providing a platform where the government can explore private sector views and proposals. Chaired by Prime Minister Phạm Minh Chính, the hybrid event brought together cabinet members, representatives of Party and National Assembly committees, local governments, industry and business …

Despite a second straight day of better-than-expected inflation data, equity indices were unable to sustain their bullish sentiment through Thursday’s close and ended the session flat overall. The Dow barely gained +0.08% while the S&P 500 countered -0.07%; the strongest indexes in recent sessions – the tech-heavy Nasdaq and the small-cap Russell 2000 – closed …

Despite a second straight day of better-than-expected inflation data, equity indices were unable to sustain their bullish sentiment through Thursday’s close and ended the session flat overall. The Dow barely gained +0.08% while the S&P 500 countered -0.07%; the strongest indexes in recent sessions – the tech-heavy Nasdaq and the small-cap Russell 2000 – closed …

Despite emerging costs, shoppers have been resilient and persisted in spending, despite inflation-adjusted incomes falling 3% over the past 12 months. Jonathan SilverCEO of Affinity SolutionsAccording to the company which tracks the habits of shoppers using credit score and debit card transactions, spending is growing at a healthy rate of around 10.5% over the 12 …

He was referring to the latest figures from the US Commerce Department, which said the economy shrank 0.9% on an annualized basis in the second quarter. This follows an annual decline of 1.6% from January to March this year. But a recession is not two consecutive quarters of declining GDP, Wesbury said at the event. …

The state of the economy and the evolution of the population have a significant impact on the housing market. The housing market generally experiences healthy growth when economic conditions are good. On the other hand, when the economy of the country crashes, the housing market does not do well and sometimes experiences a big crash, …

August 10, 2022, 6:23 p.m. UTC By Dante Chini In every election cycle since the phrase was popularized during the 1992 presidential campaign, politicians and pundits remind voters that elections almost always boil down to a simple concept: “It’s the economy, you idiot.” . The 2022 mid-term cycle has not departed from this tradition. But …

‘We will need to have a function definition Formally, the NBER’s definition of a recession is “a significant decline in economic activity that extends throughout the economy and lasts longer than a few months.” In fact, the latest quarterly gross domestic product report, which tracks the overall health of the economy, confirmed a second straight …

Stocks could see some volatility after Friday’s hotter-than-expected jobs report and ahead of Wednesday’s inflation report. 5 minute read Photo by Getty Images Key points to remember Stock index futures rise, dollar retreats as investors cautiously await inflation reports this week Last Friday’s jobs report prompted investors to change their outlook on the Fed’s September …

Dividend stocks are typically mature, established companies with low growth rates, but with the ability to generate significant amounts of cash that they pay out to shareholders. Unless an economic or industry-wide downturn occurs, solidly built companies are rarely tested on their ability to pay dividends. Sometimes companies are additionally structured to pay most of …

A stock photo MINSK, Aug. 5 (BelTA) — The transition to an alternative to the dollar will mean the collapse of the economic system of the United States of America, Aleksei Avdonin, an analyst at the Belarusian Institute for Strategic Research (BISR), told V Time [On Point] online project on the BelTA YouTube channel. “We …

(MENAFN- Baystreet.ca) Light week for economic news Monday WE Featured Revenues Dominion Energy (NYSE: D) (Q2) EPS projects for 77 cents, down from 76 cents in the prior year quarter. American International Group Inc. (NYSE: AIG) (Q2) EPS projects for $1.23, down from $1.52 in the prior year quarter. BioNTech SE (NASDAQ: BNTX) (T2) EPS …

Stocks returned some of their recent gains on Thursday as a choppy trading day on Wall Street ended with a mixed ending for major indexes. The S&P 500 closed down 0.1% after oscillating between small gains and losses. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.3%, while the Nasdaq rose 0.4%. Energy stocks, the biggest gainers …

WASHINGTON, DC – Economic numbers may not look good, the National Retail Federation (NRF) does not see a recession looming at the next turn. Despite two consecutive quarters of decline, the US economy still does not appear to be in recession and is unlikely to enter one this year, NRF chief economist Jack Kleinhenz said …

Shares on Wall Street closed broadly higher on Wednesday as investors welcomed encouraging economic data and quarterly earnings reports from major companies, including Starbucks. The S&P 500 rose 1.6% to a nearly 2-month high, while the Nasdaq gained 2.6%. Both indices more than recouped their losses earlier in the week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average …

Comment this story Comment The latest signs of life from corporate bond issuers certainly do not signal a market in recession. Facebook’s parent company, Meta Platforms Inc., is contacting investors on Wednesday ahead of a possible senior unsecured debt offering, according to Bloomberg News. Earlier this week, Apple Inc. presented a four-part $5.5 billion offer, …

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rebounded on Wednesday morning amid new economic data, while AMD stock fell 6% on a weak sales outlook. X Key earnings drivers on Wednesday include Advanced micro-systems (AMD), Airbnb (ABNB), SVC Health (SVC), Evolutionary Health (EVH), PayPal (PYPL), SolarEdge Technologies (SEDG) and Starbucks (SBUX). ABNB stock fell 7% on weaker-than-expected …

St. Louis Federal Reserve Chairman James Bullard said on Tuesday he still believes the economy can avoid a recession, although he expects the central bank to want to keep raising rates. to monitor inflation. “I think inflation got stronger than I expected in the second quarter,” the central bank legitimately said during a speech in …

Stock Market Highlights: Benchmarks rose for a fifth straight day, albeit amid volatility, as losses from twins HDFC, ICICI Bank, Infosys, L&T and Bharti Airtel nearly balanced Kotak’s gains Bank, State Bank of India (SBI), Hindustan Unilever (HUL), Asian Paints and Bajaj Finance. After remaining around 250 points lower for much of the day, the …

Breadcrumb Links FP Investor Martin Pelletier: But the truth may be between the two Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images Files Content of the article There has been no place to hide in the markets this year other than energy stocks. But they too became …

Stocks surged in July despite growing recession fears and dismal economic data. The rally was fueled by investors betting that the US economy would collapse and the Fed would cut rates. Low rates drive up stock prices, which means bad economic news is actually good for investors. Loading Something is loading. The economy is shrinking …

Crude Oil has been bearish since mid-June, after failing to hold above $120. Since then, the pressure has been on the downside with US Oil WTI falling below $100 and attempts to push above this major level have failed as the price continues to move back below this level quite quickly. The focus has been …

Chinese factory activity fell unexpectedly in July, according to new data – a sign that any economic rebound from the country’s disruptive covid lockdowns and its tumultuous real estate sector remains tenuous at best. The official index of manufacturing purchasing managers slipped to 49.0 in July from 50.2 in June, well below what analysts had …

Jtwo years ago and it is already clear that this century demands challenges and responses for which the mindset of British Conservatives, with one or two honorable exceptions, is wholly unprepared. This century doesn’t need a small state – it needs a nimble state. More years of denial and the UK will experience very serious …