Economy

Fed rate hike, PPI inflation, retail sales: What to watch this week
Economy

Fed rate hike, PPI inflation, retail sales: What to watch this week

A pivotal few days are underway for investors expectantly watching the Federal Reserve this week as it tees up for a long-anticipated liftoff on interest rates likely to come Wednesday, following the central bank’s two-day policy-setting meeting. Possible revisions to...

High Oil and Gas Prices Are Here to Stay
Economy

High Oil and Gas Prices Are Here to Stay

Prices were high before Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and will likely remain elevated – despite increased U.S. oil production. No amount of whining about $4-plus gas prices can change the simple truth that the price of oil and gas is...