Markets have been extrapolating from one release to the next. Here are bargain stocks that build long-term returns, say these fund managers

Markets have been extrapolating from one release to the next.  Here are bargain stocks that build long-term returns, say these fund managers

Wow, that was a shocker: US consumer price growth slowed to 0% in July, the Labor Department reported on Wednesday. Core price growth slowed to 0.3%, which was below forecast. Over the last 12 months, prices have gained 8.5%, also coming in below forecast. The soft reading seems to justify the 13% rally in the … Read more

AMC takes aim at massive debt burden with ‘APE’ special dividend

AMC takes aim at massive debt burden with ‘APE’ special dividend

AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc. took Wall Street by surprise with the announcement of its “APE” special dividend after market close on Thursday. This, of course, is a company that is no stranger to bold moves, as evidenced by the movie theater chain’s $27.9 million investment in gold and silver miner Hycroft Mining Holding Corp. HYMC, … Read more

A PetSmart Dog Groomer Quits Her Job. They Billed Her Thousands Of Dollars For Training.

A PetSmart Dog Groomer Quits Her Job.  They Billed Her Thousands Of Dollars For Training.

BreAnn Scally quit her job at PetSmart in September of 2021. She had been bathing and grooming dogs at the retail chain’s Salinas, California, store for seven months, and she struggled to get by in such a pricey area on $15 per hour. She left in search of better pay and less stress. But PetSmart … Read more

Keep running with the bond bulls, says Bank of America

Keep running with the bond bulls, says Bank of America

The rally in bond markets of late has been startling. As hopes grow that inflation may have peaked, and evidence of a US economic slowdown build, benchmark 10-year Treasury yields TMUBMUSD10Y, 2.742% fell from around the 3.5% level touched in mid-June, to near 2.5% at the start of this week. A 100 basis point retreat … Read more

The dollar will weaken and these stocks could outperform, says Evercore

The dollar will weaken and these stocks could outperform, says Evercore

Hopes that the Federal Reserve may be less aggressive in hiking borrowing costs than previously feared have rippled swiftly across markets in the past week. Stocks have rallied as bond yields have dropped. And it has brought the dollar’s rampage to a juddering halt. The dollar index DXY, +0.39%, which hit a 20-year high above … Read more

Fiat Hot Potato Bitcoin Musical Chairs – Bitcoin Magazine

Fiat Hot Potato Bitcoin Musical Chairs – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an editorial opinion by Maxx Mannheimer, a former sales account manager with a background in training and industrial-organizational psychology. The economy can be thought of as a complex orchestra. Industry sectors are represented by the choir, strings, brass, woodwinds and percussion. These sectors are all working together as harmoniously as possible to create … Read more

15 quality dividend stocks that you can buy on sale right now

15 quality dividend stocks that you can buy on sale right now

John Buckingham, editor of the Prudent Speculator newsletter, paraphrases Warren Buffett when he says “whether it is socks or stocks, we like to buy quality merchandise that is marked down.” And 2022 is a year that has set up attractive buying opportunities. Pouring money into stocks during a bull market means you’re buying high. But … Read more

As Twitter rethinks its San Francisco footprint, a bigger $9 billion question hangs over the city’s office market

As Twitter rethinks its San Francisco footprint, a bigger  billion question hangs over the city’s office market

Twitter Inc. put its large San Francisco office footprint on review for downsizing on Wednesday, and has nixed the opening of an office in Oakland, Calif., a person with direct knowledge of the matter said. The move clouds the future of the social-media site’s stylish San Francisco headquarters, a 1.1 million-square-foot trophy office complex at … Read more

Will the Federal Reserve kill the stock-market bounce?

Will the Federal Reserve kill the stock-market bounce?

A summer rebound is stirring hopes the bear market in US stocks has seen its lows, but a meeting of Federal Reserve policy makers this coming week might test the nerves of would-be bulls. “I expect we will continue to see market volatility until investors have seen more convincing evidence that this period of Fed … Read more

Germany bails out Uniper, vowing ‘whatever it takes’ to avert energy crisis – POLITICO

Germany bails out Uniper, vowing ‘whatever it takes’ to avert energy crisis – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Germany will bail out gas importer Uniper, Chancellor Olaf Scholz said Friday, promising to do “what is necessary and as long as it is necessary” to help keep the country afloat amid fears of a Russia-driven energy crisis. Speaking to reporters in Berlin, Scholz — who interrupted his … Read more