INFLATION CONCERNS

In this week’s recap: As consumer prices take a big step up, stocks take a step in the other direction. Weekly Economic Update     THE WEEK ON WALL STREET A surge in consumer inflation unsettled investors, leading to a turbulent week of trading on Wall Street. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 1.14%, while…

Read More

Investing During Periods of Inflation

Investing During Periods of Inflation What does inflation mean for your investments?     In August of 2020, the Fed announced that it is willing to allow inflation to run higher than normal in order to support the labor market and broader economy. This major policy shift allows inflation to run above the Fed’s 2%…

Read More