I’ll give you one last chart that you’ve probably seen some version of before. It shows how the size of the Fed’s balance sheet correlates well with stock prices: People use this chart (and I have, admittedly, in the past) to show that the …
Share prices mostly fell on Asian stock markets Monday after Greek voters rejected a European financial plan requiring new cost-cutting measures. Japan’s main measure of stock prices, the Nikkei index, lost more than two percent. …
General Electric Co.’s (NYSE: GE) share price rose by nearly 2.7% last week, but the company did not relinquish its position as the worst performing equity of the 30 stocks that comprise the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The gain …
A trader is seen at the London Stock Exchange. The FTSE 100 dipped 0.1% to 7,526.97 points yesterday. European and US stock markets mostly rose yesterday on advancing oil prices, although Madrid sank on resurgent worries over the …
Casey B. Mulligan is an economics professor at the University of Chicago. The big financial story in the last few days has been the declaration by Standard & Poor’s that United States government bonds were no longer worthy of its AAA …
Scott Sumner sends us to David Glasner, who shows that stock prices have had a positive correlation with expected inflation since 2008, strongly suggesting that aggregate demand is at the heart of our problems. I really like this kind of …
Why do you think the stock and commodity markets have exhibited record volatility? It is largely because government officials, both in the United States and elsewhere, are disrupting the ability of markets to calculate what prices would …
The Minister was informed that a meeting in this regard was also convened by the Union Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution System where the Delhi government requested the Central government to provide financial …
Envision Healthcare Monday announced new leadership positions amid falling stock prices. The Nashville-based physician staffing firm has created the new role of executive vice president and Chief Operating Officer to report directly …
The lacklustre manufacturing sector and ample supply of space sent industrial property prices and rents down in the second quarter - a trend experts tip to persist. Prices slipped 0.7 per cent from the first quarter, according to JTC data …