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6:58 a.m. Today - By Tonya Garcia
Dollar Tree raises prices to $1.25, and it says it's not because of inflationDollar Tree reported earnings and sales that beat expectations alongside the announcement that it's raising its price point
6:49 a.m. Today - By Frances Yue
Interest rate markets may have biggest impact on bitcoin in near term, this asset manager saysAlthough the narrative that bitcoin could be used as an inflation hedge has contributed to the cryptocurrency’s earlier bull run, bitcoin has recently started to demonstrate some sensitivity to interest rates, a crypto asset manager said.
6:21 a.m. Today - By Robert Schroeder
Here are the hurdles for Biden’s Build Back Better plan when the Senate returnsSenators return to Washington on Monday, and with them will come fierce debate over President Joe Biden’s sprawling social-spending and climate bill. Here are some of the hurdles as Democrats try to get the measure over the finish line.
5:21 a.m. Today - By Alessandra Malito
Build Back Better — what’s in it for seniors?These provisions would help current and future retirees — if they pass the Senate
4:43 a.m. Today - By Callum Thomas
How one rate hike by a small African nation could derail Powell’s Fed inflation-fighting plans and sink stocksInvestors need to stop obsessing about the Fed taper and pay attention to the dozens of central banks that have raised rates so far this year.
3:58 a.m. Today - By Mark DeCambre
Here's what the Black Friday carnage may mean for the stock market's trade Monday, analysts sayThe fast-spreading strain of coronavirus roiled markets on Black Friday, raising concerns about how the economy and Wall Street may perform next week.
3:45 a.m. Today - By Brett Arends
10 reasons not to panic about inflation just yetMaybe inflation is here to stay, maybe it isn’t
3:12 a.m. Today - MarketWatch.com
Social Security redesigned your statement, here’s why you should take a long, hard look at itThey've made it easier to see how much you might collect, but experts have some criticisms.
2:33 p.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
Yes, Black Friday Was Painful for Investors, but You Shouldn’t Panic Emergence of a new Covid variant helps trigger year’s worst day on Wall Street, but nations are better prepared to handle the threat than they were at start of pandemic.
2:28 p.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
It’s Dog Days for the Dogs of the Dow. But 2022 Might Be Looking Better. The popular income and contrarian value strategy has had five years when it failed to outperform the Dow industrials. But there’s hope for 2022 as valuations of the 10 Dow stocks with high dividend yields looks more promising.
2:09 p.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
What Investors Will Be Thankful for a Year From Now There is a lot that could vex investors this coming year, including Covid, inflation, and Fed tapering. Here’s what these market strategists expect to see when looking back over 2022.
1:44 p.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
Covid Shows It Can Still Rock Markets A troubling new variant triggered a global selloff. But past market shocks caused by Covid have tended to be short-lived.
1:31 p.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
Don’t Bet on Interest Rates Rising in 2022 While prices could spiral out of control, demanding a hawkish response from the Federal Reserve, it is more likely the central bank won’t be able to hike rates next year, given the economy’s frailty.
12:40 p.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
America’s Retirement System Is Broken. How to Fix It. Economist and retirement expert Teresa Ghilarducci has a plan that would bolt on to the Social Security system, enabling more people to have a healthy and secure retirement.
12:39 p.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
Holiday Shoppers Return to Stores Physical stores continue a comeback as consumers shopped for holiday sales.
11:58 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
Deere's 2022 Guidance Has Wall Street Happy Before markets tumbled Friday, on Wednesday Deere stock jumped more than 5% after the company reported the fiscal fourth quarter and provided an upbeat outlook.
10:23 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - By Vivien Lou Chen
Treasury yields post their biggest one-day decline in well over a year amid investor worries about COVID-19 variantTreasury yields were lower Friday amid fears of a fast-spreading variant of the coronavirus, which may be more resistant to the current batch of vaccines.
10:22 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
Retail Stocks Sink Despite Strong Black Friday Sales. Blame Covid Variant Fears. The losses were across the board, from discounters to department stores.
9:39 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
Dow Tumbles 900 Points to Worst Day in More Than a Year Omicron, a heavily mutated variant of Covid-19, rattled investors and ratcheted up volatility. The WHO designated the new strain a "variant of concern."
8:38 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - By Tonya Garcia
Black Friday e-commerce sales expected to approach $9 billion even as the power of major shopping days fallsHoliday shopping started early as supply-chain problems put wish lists in jeopardy, but e-commerce is expected to ring up more than $8 billion on Black Friday
7:45 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Biden to focus on energy development and drilling costs in oil and gas leasing reformThe Biden administration on Friday recommended an overhaul of the nation's oil and gas leasing program to focus on areas that are most suitable for energy development and raise costs for energy companies to drill on public lands and water.
6:35 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Shoppers search for Black Friday deals amid pandemic shortagesRetailers are expected to usher in the unofficial start to the holiday shopping season Friday with bigger crowds than last year in a closer step toward normalcy. But the fallout from the pandemic continues to weigh on businesses and shoppers' minds.
6:23 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
The Fed’s Inflation Problem Will Get Worse, Not Better U.S. companies now have a nosebleed-level market valuation equal to a record 2.5 times GDP.
6:12 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
Best Ideas: Where Top Advisors See Market Opportunities The stock market has surged this year, but bonds are in a funk and some investors worry about stocks' direction. For perspective, we’ve gathered some of the best recent thinking on the markets from our weekly Q&As.
5:31 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
Investors Adjust Fed Rate Hike Bets Amid Covid Variant Fears Fears surrounding a new, heavily mutated variant of Covid-19 have rocked markets, causing stocks and bond yields to fall.
5:27 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - By Elisabeth Buchwald
5 things NOT to buy on Black FridaySupply-chain issues and high inflation are complicating Black Friday deals this year, retail experts said.
4:42 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Not everything is a deal on Black Friday: What to buy and what to skip for 2021Here are a few things worth buying this Black Friday, and those that you may be better off waiting until they’re on sale in a few months.
1:51 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
Fear, Not Calculated Trading, Is Behind Today’s Covid Market Crash New Covid variant spooks markets, Thanksgiving travel surges, what not to buy on Black Friday, and other news to start your day.
12:30 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - Barrons.com
What a Balance-Sheet View of the Global Economy Reveals Wealth has soared while GDP growth has been tepid in recent years. That raises key questions, write researchers from the McKinsey Global Institute.
12:10 a.m. Nov. 26, 2021 - By Andrew Keshner
Will the Biden administration releasing 50 million barrels of oil lower gas prices? Don't hold your breathThe national average price for a gallon of gas was $3.40 as of Tuesday --- more than a $1 increase from a year ago, according to AAA.
11:30 p.m. Nov. 25, 2021 - Barrons.com
Retail Expects a Record Holiday Season. Here Are 3 Ways to Invest in It. As the pandemic has waned, shoppers have headed back to the stores, pumping up traditional retail and crimping e-commerce. These three exchange-traded funds focus on retail, but do it very differently.
11:15 p.m. Nov. 25, 2021 - Barrons.com
7 Tips for Protecting Your Finances From Inflation Buy stocks that perform well when prices are rising. Don't pay off that mortgage early. Beware of bonds.
7:35 p.m. Nov. 25, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Asian markets sink as investors weigh latest global virus concernsAsian stock markets sank Friday as traders watched a surge in coronavirus cases in Europe and anti-disease controls that threaten to disrupt trade and travel.
8:22 a.m. Nov. 25, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
The Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade is back, and the spectators are, tooThe Thanksgiving parade is the latest U.S. holiday event to make a comeback as vaccines, familiarity and sheer frustration made officials and some of the public more comfortable with big gatherings amid the ongoing pandemic.
12:00 a.m. Nov. 25, 2021 - Barrons.com
EM Central Banks Lead the Way on Tightening. Bond Investors Wait for Next Year. A widening gap in interest rates could trigger a return to the carry trade and support for EM currencies. For now, raising rates is all about cooling inflation and waiting for the Federal Reserve to tighten.
11:58 p.m. Nov. 24, 2021 - By Andrew Keshner
Facing the biggest inflation surge in 30 years, shoppers expect to spend a lot more this holiday seasonQuick-moving shoppers are acting now to avoid slim pickings later, with 70% saying they want to avoid out-of-stock notices.
11:52 p.m. Nov. 24, 2021 - By Andrew Keshner
3 ways practicing gratitude can help your financial well-being this ThanksgivingThere can be greed and fear in investments, but what about gratitude?
11:23 p.m. Nov. 24, 2021 - By Dominic Chopping
11:00 p.m. Nov. 24, 2021 - Barrons.com
Cranberries Are a Thanksgiving Staple. Even the Can Will Cost More This Year. Inflation and supply-chain pressures are making Thanksgiving 2021 the most expensive in 35 years.
10:45 p.m. Nov. 24, 2021 - Barrons.com
Why Higher Prices Will Linger Beyond Black Friday Shoppers will continue to feel the pinch from higher prices, thanks to a tight labor market, rising costs, and supply chain crunches.
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