Inflation

After a Tough Week, Let’s Figure Out Our Next Move

This week has been rough, but now’s not the time to bow out.

What Does Inflation Do to the Stock Market?

The impact of inflation on the stock market depends on the levels, but high inflation like today spells trouble for the stock market.

What Is Stagflation? What Is the Difference Between Stagflation and Inflation?

As fears of a stagflation loom over the economy, here are the differences between inflation and stagflation you must know.

What Is Stagflation? What Is the Difference Between Stagflation and Inflation?

As fears of a stagflation loom over the economy, here are the differences between inflation and stagflation you must know.

Who Does Inflation Hurt and Help Most?

Inflation is at a 40-year high, but it impacts people differently. Here's who inflation hurts and helps the most.

What Is the Best Hedge Against Inflation? 5 Investments to Consider

Inflation is a real headache. But there are things you can do to hedge against inflation and this article explores these options.

3 Reasons Why Inflation Is Nothing But a ‘Boogeyman’

A normalizing supply backdrop coupled with falling demand implies that inflation rates will significantly fall over the coming months.

May CPI Data: 13 Things to Know as Inflation Hits a 40-Year High

The May Consumer Price Index (CPI) data is here and it brings with it higher inflation than what even experts were expecting.

What Does Inflation Do to the Stock Market?

The impact of inflation on the stock market depends on the levels, but high inflation like today spells trouble for the stock market.

Here’s One Bull Market That Is Snorting Right Now

There’s always a bull market somewhere. That’s one of those investing adages you hear all the time. And as with most adages, there is truth in it.

You May Already Own This Powerful Investment

To say inflation is really hot right now is an understatement at best. The abhorred “i” word is plastered all over news sites, TV screens, alerts we get on our smartphones. We’re paying more for gas, groceries, and just about everything else.

Inflation Forecast 2022: Take a Deep Breath, This May Be the Worst of It.

Looking for a solid Inflation Forecast 2022? The hope is that we've seen peak inflation and one can make the case that we have.

Hold on to Your Inflation Hats! The CPI Report for March 2022 Was Worse Than Expected.

The consumer price index (CPI), which measures a variety of goods and services, rose 8.5% in March from a year earlier. That reading was above the consensus analyst expectation of 8.4% and marks the highest level for inflation in the U.S. since 1981.

Before You Assume the Worst Is Over, Consider These 3 Inflation Hedges

Unless you ignored the news today (which may not be a bad idea), you undoubtedly saw that consumer prices jumped to their highest reading since Ronald Reagan’s first year in the White House more than 40 years ago.

Stock Market Recap: This Week’s 5 Top Stories

It's been a busy week for traders as several major announcements rocked the stock market and we're going over them in a recap.

5 Stock Winners (and Losers) When the Fed Raises Rates

Interest rate raises are on the way from the Federal Reserve and when that happens the stock market will react with new winners and losers.

S&P 500 Death Cross 2022: What Does It Mean for Stocks?

The S&P 500 has hit a major turning point in 2022 with a 'death cross' pattern forming, but what exactly does this do to stocks?

Midday Market Update: Why Are Stocks Down Today?

We're diving into why stocks are down today in our midday market update for Thursday and there's plenty of reasons to discuss!

U.S. Inflation News: 17 Things to Know About Today’s CPI Report and the Current Inflation Rate

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) Report for February is out and we're continuing to see the effects of inflation on everyday costs in the U.S.