Tag Archives: investing

25 Feb

Russia-Ukraine Conflict Results in Draw for Investors

February 25th, 2022 Bulls and bears managed to reach a détente despite the conflict in Ukraine escalating this week. After months of building up forces along Ukraine’s border, Russia launched its invasion of the country in the early hours of Thursday morning. The operation took place both by ground and air across several key locations…

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11 Feb

Rates and Russia Wallop Market

February 11th, 2022 Investors had the momentum coming into the week, but inflation data and comments from St. Louis Fed President James Bullard ultimately caused markets to fumble. Thursday’s CPI report showed that prices grew at an annualized rate of 7.5% in January. This is their fastest pace since 1982, which rippled into the treasury market and…

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04 Feb

Phil Sees Shadow, Market Still Shines

February 4th, 2022 Punxsutawney Phil made it official on Wednesday, predicting six more weeks of winter before a cheering crowd in Pennsylvania. While many of us were contending with the wintry affects from Phil’s prediction this week, the celebratory mood on Gobbler’s Knob managed to extend to Wall Street where the S&P 500 mustered a…

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