Inflation

  1. A Chart Showing Why Deflation is Dead

    U.S. deflation is no longer an imminent risk. This week’s chart helps illustrate ...
  2. Why Inflation Feels Higher Than the Fed's Target ...

    Follow the monthly readings on core PCE inflation in the Personal Income and Outlays ...
  3. Is the Eurozone Recovery for Real?

    Is the eurozone’s consumption-led growth uptick sustainable? We took some of the ...
  4. Are These the Golden Days for Gold?

    Given an environment of low and even negative yields, slow growth and potential signs ...
  5. The Challenge the Fed Faces (in 2 Powerful Charts)

    The Fed faces a big challenge as it seeks to raise interest rates this year: The ...
  6. The Surprising Force Behind Gold’s Rally

    Gold has shown resilience to dropping prices compared to other commodities, and has ...
  1. Why Inflation Feels Higher Than the Fed's Target ...

    Follow the monthly readings on core PCE inflation in the Personal Income and Outlays ...
  2. Why This Overlooked Asset Class May Worth a Bet

    Timber could very well be your best bet over the next 7 years. Here's why.
  3. Using the TIPS Spread to Predict Inflation (TIP, ...

    Learn how analysts and investors use the TIPS spread to forecast inflation rates, ...
  4. PIMCO and BlackRock See Inflation on Horizon

    PIMCO and BlackRock see inflation on the horizon. If you think they are correct here's ...
  5. 3 Factors Driving Gold Prices Higher in 2016 ...

    Find out how uncertainty, interest rates and inflation expectations drove gold prices ...
  6. 3 Catalysts That Can Boost U.S. Equities (XLE)

    Find out how rebounding energy prices, deceleration of Federal Reserve interest rate ...
  1. All About Inflation

    What causes inflation? How does it affect your investments and standard of living? ...
  1. What is the relationship between inflation and interest rates?

    Inflation and interest rates are linked, and frequently referenced in macroeconomics. Inflation refers to the rate at which ...
  2. How does a cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) affect my salary?

    Learn how employers add cost-of-living adjustments to workers' salaries to offset the effects of inflation or aid in a lateral ...
  3. Are Canadian Pension Plans inflation-protected?

    Learn about the Canada Pension Plan and how it adjusts its contributions and benefits each year for changes in inflation ...
  4. When is the best time to invest in inflation-protected securities?

    Learn how to determine when to consider buying an inflation-protected security to enhance the returns of your investment ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Over-The-Counter - OTC

    Over-The-Counter (or OTC) is a security traded in some context other than on a formal exchange such as the NYSE, TSX, AMEX, ...
  2. Quarter - Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4

    A three-month period on a financial calendar that acts as a basis for the reporting of earnings and the paying of dividends.
  3. Weighted Average Cost Of Capital - WACC

    Weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is a calculation of a firm's cost of capital in which each category of capital is ...
  4. Basis Point (BPS)

    A unit that is equal to 1/100th of 1%, and is used to denote the change in a financial instrument. The basis point is commonly ...
  5. Sharing Economy

    An economic model in which individuals are able to borrow or rent assets owned by someone else.
  6. Unlevered Beta

    A type of metric that compares the risk of an unlevered company to the risk of the market. The unlevered beta is the beta ...
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