Key Takeaways from the Federal Reserve Press Conference
Economy
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Key Takeaways from the Federal Reserve Press Conference

Becky H - March 19, 2021

The Federal Reserve concluded its two-day Governor’s meeting earlier this week, and Chairman Jerome Powell was available to speak to the press immediately afterward. The central bank…

Inflation Will Be Soon and Short, According to Treasury Secretary
Economy
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Economy
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Inflation Will Be Soon and Short, According to Treasury Secretary

Lamont J - March 15, 2021

Janet Yellen, Secretary of the Treasury, and an ex-leader of the Federal Reserve, has warned that prices will increase in the short-term but won’t be sustained. The…

$1.9 Trillion Stimulus Bill Passed into Law
Economy
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Economy
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$1.9 Trillion Stimulus Bill Passed into Law

Lamont J - March 12, 2021

Congress recently passed a $1.9 trillion stimulus package with a narrow Democratic majority in the Senate. It has now been made official with President Biden signing the…

Dow Jones Record Close Proves There’s Life in the Market
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Dow Jones Record Close Proves There’s Life in the Market

Adam R - March 11, 2021

Markets closed on Wednesday with mostly positive rebounds, and a record close for the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA). Investors who had lost confidence due to recent…

Fed Chair Powell’s Inflation Prediction Shakes Market Confidence
Economy
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Economy
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Fed Chair Powell’s Inflation Prediction Shakes Market Confidence

Lamont J - March 5, 2021

Although likely a blip in the extended bull market, stocks closed lower on Thursday. All major indexes reported single-digit declines after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell warned…

Disney Will Close 60 Stores in North America
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Disney Will Close 60 Stores in North America

Becky H - March 4, 2021

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) is closing at least 60 of its retail stores across North America as it attempts to maximize profits in the wake…

Oil has Produced Historic Gains Since the Election
Economy
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Economy
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Oil has Produced Historic Gains Since the Election

Adam R - March 1, 2021

The oil market recovery is here, and it's bigger than many analysts had expected. Unprecedented in the modern era, the price of American oil has gained almost…

Republican Lawmakers Aren’t On Board with Virus Relief Bill
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Economy
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Republican Lawmakers Aren’t On Board with Virus Relief Bill

Adam R - February 25, 2021

President Joe Biden had hoped a vast Coronavirus relief package would pass in Congress before the end of March. With it now clear that Republican lawmakers simply…

Key Signals Show U.S. Economy is Improving
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Economy
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Key Signals Show U.S. Economy is Improving

Lamont J - February 22, 2021

Investors and people across America can take some relief from the latest economic signals that show the economy is gradually improving. Even though a complete recovery could…

Promising Electric Vehicle Stocks That Aren’t Tesla
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Promising Electric Vehicle Stocks That Aren’t Tesla

Adam R - February 19, 2021

Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) has risen in recent years to become a major producer of electric vehicles and one of the world’s most valuable automakers overall. Even with…