Markets unresolved according to US data today

Markets unresolved according to US data today

The data today threw a monkey key into the markets, which was encouraged yesterday from Jamie Dimon’s comments on the economy. Today, markets are volatile after flash PMI, new home sales and Richmond Fed’s manufacturing index all showed weaker-than-expected figures. The housing market data are a cause for concern as they represent an asset sector … Read more

Beat the market by investing in freedom – and avoid places like Russia and China

Beat the market by investing in freedom – and avoid places like Russia and China

When Russia’s invasion of Ukraine caused most emerging market funds to plummet, the Perth Tolles Freedom Index Fund avoided most of the carnage – because economies run by despots will never be on her shopping list. Mcheese important lessons are not learned in the classroom. In 2003, the year after Houston’s money manager Perth Tolle … Read more

JPMorgan warns that 10% of unwanted growth markets are facing debt crises this year

JPMorgan warns that 10% of unwanted growth markets are facing debt crises this year

A seller prepares a bag for a customer at a wholesale market in the midst of the country’s economic crisis in Colombo, Sri Lanka, April 13, 2022. REUTERS / Dinuka Liyanawatte Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign up LONDON, May 24 (Reuters) – Rising borrowing costs and the worldwide fallout from … Read more

Cryptocurrencies could pose risks to broader financial stability, the ECB warns

Cryptocurrencies could pose risks to broader financial stability, the ECB warns

A representation of virtual currency Bitcoin and small toy figures is located on the computer motherboard in this illustration taken January 7, 2021. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / File Photo Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Sign up FRANKFURT, May 24 (Reuters) – Cryptocurrencies will pose a risk to financial stability if … Read more

Samsung commits $ 356 billion in investments with 80,000 new jobs

Samsung commits $ 356 billion  in investments with 80,000 new jobs

US President Joe Biden toured Samsung Electronics’ massive Pyeongtaek semiconductor factory on Friday South Korean conglomerate Samsung Group on Tuesday unveiled a massive 450 trillion won ($ 356 billion) investment plan for the next five years aimed at making it a frontrunner in a wide range of sectors from semiconductors to biologicals. The new figure … Read more

Markets showing ‘positive indicators’ despite gloomy mood: strategist

Markets showing ‘positive indicators’ despite gloomy mood: strategist

Huntington Private Bank Senior Wealth Strategist Jill Garvey joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss market volatility, consumer spending, investment and the outlook for the economy. Video transcription – Okay. Well, the recent market volatility and the risk of recession make for a confusing time for investors. Our first guest today is using this period to … Read more