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Inflation

What are the Fed’s thoughts on 2% Inflation?

"Low Inflation Vexes Central Bank Fifteen years ago, Japan found itself stuck with a problem: sinking inflation, interest rates near zero and a limited ability to generate stronger growth and more...

How is inflation affecting the price of goods?

“U.S. companies are raising prices on everything from plane tickets to paint, passing on to customers higher costs for fuel, metal and food after years of low inflation. Clorox more...

Why does the Fed want higher inflation?

''The Fed believes we should welcome their efforts to boost inflation so that the market-determined interest rate will rise higher, thereby allowing the Fed to step in and cut the more...

How have bonds been reacting to recent economic enthusiasm?

''A measure of the bond market’s expectations for inflation crossed a key threshold in the past week, highlighting investors’ renewed economic enthusiasm. The 10-year inflation break-even rate, which reflects the more...

Is gold poised to rally to much higher levels?

''Gold Set to Soar to $1,500 as Inflation Makes a Comeback Gold is poised to rally to levels last seen four years ago as rising inflation and negative real interest more...

Investors are Snapping up Gold here’s Why

"The rise in prices as investors flock to gold, often viewed as a safe-haven investment in times of uncertainty." "Gold, the yellow metal Wall Street normally flocks to in more...

What does the Trump factor mean for inflation?

''Trumpflation is coming. Everyone knows it. It means higher interest rates in the U.S. It means the end of QE, negative and zero interest rates in Europe and Japan. more...

Will inflation fears start to affect global markets?

''Investors worried for years about the prospect of deflation. Now another concern—inflation—is starting to rattle global markets. Rich-country government-bond prices tumbled Thursday, sending yields on both sides of the Atlantic more...

Is 1970s-style ”Stagflation” making a comeback?

''In a note to clients released Thursday, a team of analysts at Bank of America warned that investors should at least prepare their portfolios for the possibility of stagflation -- more...

Could low inflation be bullish for gold?

''It is typically argued that rising inflation is necessary for gold prices to rise. The general idea is that gold is priced in U.S. dollars, and as each dollar more...

A Year for Accumulation