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Ray Dalio says stocks, bonds have further to fall, sees US recession in 2023

Ray Dalio says stocks, bonds have further to fall, sees US recession in 2023

As the world waits for the Federal Reserve to deliver what’s expected to be its third “jumbo” interest-rate hike, Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio shared a warning for anybody still hanging on to the hope that beaten-down asset prices might soon bounce back . In Dalio’s estimation, the Fed must continue to substantially raise interest …

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The Dow tumbled 500 points because Jerome Powell’s Fed ‘isn’t going to blink’

It took stock-market investors a while to make up their minds, but when the closing bell sounded on Wednesday it was clear they didn’t like what they had heard from the Federal Reserve and its chairman Jerome Powell. See: Fed approves third large interest rate hike and signals more before year-end Central bankers also penciled …

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‘Disinflationary wave is building’ even as investors anticipate aggressive Fed rate increase, says this economist

Signs of disinflation have Chair emerged even as investors fear Federal Reserve Powell and his colleagues will keep battling inflation through aggressive rate hikes that have hurt both stocks and bonds, according to a Capital Economics note. While it appears the Fed may on Wednesday announce that it’s hiking its benchmark rate by three quarters …

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Nasdaq Inc. stock rises Friday, still underperforms market

Shares of Nasdaq Inc. NDAQ, +0.27% inched 0.27% higher to $63.26 Friday, on what proved to be an all-around great trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, +1.53% rising 1.53% to 4,067.36 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +1.19% rising 1.19% to 32,151.71. This was the stock’s fourth consecutive …

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Popular Starbucks Coffee Drink Faces Recall

When an unsafe or defective product hits the market, companies will recall the product as soon as possible to avoid liability. Automobiles have been some of the most common recalls in recent months. Ford (F) ten Sept. 1 recalled nearly 500,000 vehicles for blower motors and rear-view camera problems. BMW in August recalled four models …

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A strong market rally could be just weeks away if the US midterm elections can put anxious stock investors at ease

If the US midterm election cycle this year is like past ones, the stock market will carve out an important low right around Election Day in November. That should give some hope to beleague investors whose stock holdings have double-digit losses so far this year. A meaningful rally could be just a few weeks away. …

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General Motors Just Reentered the Race to Beat Tesla

A typical internal combustion engine has around 200 parts that need to be maintained and possibly replaced if they wear out. An electric vehicle takes that number down to around 20. Add to that the fact EVs do not directly emit carbon emissions and generally respond faster and better than traditional gas-powered vehicles, and California’s …

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Disney Makes a Bold Move to Knock Off Nintendo’s Biggest Franchise

Walt Disney (EXTERNAL) has very few rivals when it comes to families. The company offers a brand of entertainment that generally spans all ages. That’s part of what has made the Disney+ streaming service so popular, and it’s a major driver for its theme parks. Disney World and Disneyland attract families because they offer inoffensive …

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Robinhood users buy and hold companies ‘they know, understand and believe in for the long-term.’ Here are their favorite stocks.

Tech companies, electric-vehicle makers and some meme stocks are part of the aggregate mix of equities inside the portfolios of Robinhood users, according to a new index from the brokerage app geared at new investors. These are stocks like Amazon AMZN, +2.66%, Microsoft MSFT, +2.30%, Tesla TSLA, +3.60%, Apple AAPL, +1.88%, Ford Motor Company F, …

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Premarket trading: Fed officials to markets: You can’t stop us

Wall Street seems to be listening. Markets now see an 86% chance of a three-quarter point hike at the September Fed meeting, according to the CME Group. They’re also swallowing their medicine — US stocks initially plummeted on Thursday morning as they grappled with new, hawkish comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on top …

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