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Energy could be a decade's hedge for investors as inflation remains elevated

Energy could be a decade’s hedge for investors as inflation remains elevated

World War II By Arthur Salzer With underlying inflation at a 40-year high of 6.6% in the United States and even higher rates in Europe, many investors are finally starting to take the threat of inflation seriously. Due to the age of most lifelong investors and portfolio managers, the only point of reference they can …

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Indiana's labor market remains 'surprisingly healthy' despite warning signs of new jobs data

Indiana’s labor market remains ‘surprisingly healthy’ despite warning signs of new jobs data

Indiana’s unemployment rate edged up to 3% in October, according to new estimates from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Each version of the BLS provides a preliminary issue which is revised the following month. This is the first month to hit the 3% threshold since September 2021. However, the rate is still low compared to …

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Luxury remains robust despite market volatility, says Richemont

Luxury remains robust despite market volatility, says Richemont

LONDON – Are storm clouds gathering over luxury? It’s hard to say, say the leaders of the Compagnie Financière Richemont. There is still volatility in China, growth is slowing in the buoyant US market, and COVID-19 continues to impact consumer behavior. No more WWD Despite all that, demand for high-end watches, jewelry and accessories remains …

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October inflation slowed more than expected, but remains near 40-year highs. Here’s what 5 experts said about the risk of stagflation hitting the US economy

Paul Volcker, former Fed Chairman from 1979 to 1987. Bettmann/Getty Images Inflation eased in October, but prices have been high for more than 20 months now, raising fears of stagflation. This means the economy could be hit by high unemployment, weak growth and persistent inflation – as well as a sharp drop in stocks. Here’s …

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Live stock market news updates: Stocks fall as congressional scrutiny remains up in the air

Live stock market news updates: Stocks fall as congressional scrutiny remains up in the air

U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday after three days of gains as investors reflect on a mixed verdict from the midterm election results that challenged expectations about who will control the U.S. House and Senate. The S&P 500 (^GSPC) lost 1.8%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average (^DJI) fell 1.6%. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite (^IXIC) fell …

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