The Next Bear Market Around The Corner?

By TimeMoney.com Get The Full Ray Dalio Series in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Ray Dalio in PDF. Save it to your desktop, read it on your tablet, or email to your colleagues JoaquinAranoa / Pixabay With the S&P 500’s total return positive for 14 months, some investors don’t think a bear market is… Please follow and like us:

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Americans’ declining economic mobility is reflected yet again in fewer moves into new houses and apartments

Despite a long recovery and record streak of job growth, the share of Americans moving to a new location continued a steady decline in 2017, reaching a new post-World War II low, an indicator of a less mobile workforce that reflects both an aging society and economic problems facing younger workers. The decline marked the fifth… Please follow and like us:

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Trump Ponders New Head for Federal Reserve

President Donald Trump says he is “very close” to picking a person for the most important economic post in the United States, the head of the Federal Reserve. Current Chair Janet Yellen’s term expires early next year and she is one of at least five candidates for the job. Besides Yellen, the candidates include Fed board… Please follow and like us:

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Is This What the Next Bear Market Looks Like?

By Daniel Nevins, CFA, Nevins Research, author of Economics for Independent Thinkers Even as the Fed’s decision makers are beginning to worry less about recession and more about bubbly stock prices, we’re not yet moved by their attempts to curb the market’s enthusiasm. After all, the fed funds rate sits barely above 1%, which not too… Please follow and like us:

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Clouds are Forming over the US Bond Market

New York- The US bond market is flashing warning signals that bad times may be ahead for the stock market and the economy. That is probably not what most people want to hear — stock investors especially. In the first half of the year, after all, stocks have performed spectacularly. The Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index… Please follow and like us:

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As Fed ‘returns to normal,’ is the risk of recession rising?: Experts react

By Sheila Tschinkel, Visiting Faculty in Economics, Emory University and William D Lastrapes, Professor of Economics, University of Georgia. Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks at a press conference following the rate-hike decision. AP Photo/Susan Walsh Editor’s note: The Federal Reserve’s policy-setting committee raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter point to a range of 1… Please follow and like us:

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