Let’s do some analysis of the Consumer Price Index, the best-known measure of inflation.
Take the case of Lydall, Inc. (NYSE:LDL), a maker of specialty engineered products used in the thermal/acoustical and filtration/separation markets worldwide.
Last Wednesday gold had hit the minimum target of $1490 that we were waiting for since January when the price was at $1288.
Therefore, instead of investing directly into automobile manufacturers, investors might consider companies such as Magna International Inc. (MGA) one of the largest and most respected automotive suppliers in the world.
It all goes back to solving and preventing your problems.
The polysilicon industry saw huge profits in the early days of the solar (NYSEARCA:TAN) industry with a few players and limited supply.
Recession is effectively a forgone conclusion, the yield curve is predicting.
The stock market had a very negative, volatile day on Monday as indices gapped down at the opening, moved lower, and then popped to session highs.
Is Silver creating a multi-decade bullish Cup & Handle pattern? Possible!
This week is options expiration week and mid-August is usually better performing than the beginning and the end of the month.
Disney has consistently delivered rising earnings per share (EPS) over the last 30 years — and there’s good reason to think it will continue to do so for the next 30 years while maintaining a reasonable valuation.
Just recently, Tom Lee, head of Fundstrat Global Advisors, published a list of 5-bullish signs for the stock investors which he says you should “ignore at your own peril.”
Last week was another strong one for the precious metals sector.
When people talk about tech stock investing, they are often referring to the hot tickers that are shooting through the roof.
The age of unrestricted growth is over. It was a good run. But now we’ve got to live within certain ecological and resource budgets which means we’ve also got to live within some fiscal and economic budgets.
And this is what the world of bonds looks like today:
The economic calendar is normal, featuring housing starts, retail sales(NYSEARCA:XLY), and Michigan sentiment.
It is options expiration week this week.
Real estate shares are on a roll. For a second week, real estate investment trusts (REITs) posted the strongest weekly gain for the major asset classes, based on performances via a set of exchange-traded funds.
The details are always different, the market manifestations are not.
But what really makes Kimberly-Clark special among the aristocrats isn’t the size of its dividend — it’s the safety of its dividend.
Over the last few years, I have continually battled the “bond bears” about calls for higher rates simply because rates were low.
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is getting attack from all angles, namely retailers, who blame the company for their woes, and the government, who are concerned about the Amazon’s influence in retail and the cloud.
Over the past decade, the world’s central banks have distorted the price of money by bringing interest rates to record lows.
President Trump started Wednesday morning off with a fresh round of tweets calling on the Federal Reserve to cut rates more aggressively.