Most stocks are struggling to make headway, even when they deliver positive surprises to the market. Worse, stocks that disappoint in any way are receiving a swift and severe reckoning from investors.
The three key contributors to GDP growth are population, workforce participation, and productivity. The following chart illustrates how the change in these three ingredients has impacted the economic pie.
‘Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic said Tuesday that inflation is likely to last longer than expected and should no longer be called “transitory.”
Shares in Evergrande have been suspended in Hong King trading. International bond sales by Chinese developers have all but halted.
However, Whitehaven also reported a 4% drop in saleable coal production, hit primarily by falling sales in its Narrabri Mine in New South Wales, attributed to shipping delays amid adverse weather. Whitehaven Coal [ASX:WHC] shares…
What are we looking for? A glimpse at tomorrow’s headlines, of course. If we’re right, Americans are headed to the pampas…
The US just barely avoided breaching the debt ceiling and defaulting on the national debt in October, and two of the main players are sounding different tunes on the future.
Why isn’t there full disclosure on the green investments held directly or indirectly by the high-profile climate spruikers?
According to CoinDesk, a US$1.6 billion buying spree (lasting all of five minutes) contributed to a sharp lift in the bitcoin price:
The deal sparked buying activity in both stocks, with Ampol [ASX:ALD] share price currently trading at $30.22 per share, up 3.60%. ZEL shares, in turn, are currently up 6%, exchanging hands for $3.42 a share.