Shiller price index

Capital calls: the awkward poker face of Powell

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell testifies before the Senate Banking Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, December 1, 2020. Susan Walsh / Pool via REUTERS Concise information on global finance. ———————————————– POKER FACE. US Federal Reserve boss Jerome Powell keeps his cards handy. The central bank Wednesday maintained status …

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Daily markets: profits are concentrated

Overview of the day Asia-Pacific stock markets were mostly mixed today, with Japan’s Nikkei falling 2.0%, China’s Shanghai Composite and Shenzhen Component down 0.1%, while the Australian ASX 200 fell 0.7%. South Korea’s Kospi added 0.7% and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng rose 0.1%. As of noon, major European stock indices …

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US inflation is not coming – it’s already there

Real consumer price inflation in the United States stands at around 4% per year, well above the Federal Reserve’s 2% target and well above the 2.7% increase Year-over-year% reported for April and reflected in short-term inflation-linked rate returns. US Treasury Securities. This is due to a quirk of the measure …

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3 stock picks with a low Shiller price-earnings ratio

Selecting stocks with compelling Shiller price / earnings ratios increases the likelihood of identifying value opportunities, in my opinion. So investors may want to consider the following companies because their Shiller price-to-earnings ratios are below the S&P 500 index’s historic average of 16.81 as of Friday, April 9. Virtu Financial …

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