Opinion: Good news for retirees and retirement savers — inflation may be working in your favor

Opinion: Good news for retirees and retirement savers — inflation may be working in your favor

Retirees and those seeking secure income got two items of very good news this week, though you may only have heard about one. Meanwhile, your ability to earn a guaranteed rate of return on risk-free investments, regardless of what happens to inflation, actually went up. So-called TIPS bonds, Treasury bonds protected against inflation, fell slightly … Read more

The Fed is finally ‘starving’ inflation off its fuel: Market Recap Today – Yahoo Finance

The Fed is finally ‘starving’ inflation off its fuel: Market Recap Today – Yahoo Finance

The Fed is finally ‘starving’ inflation off its fuel: Market Recap Today  Yahoo Finance How are Markets Reacting to Cooling Inflation?  Theo Trade Morning brief 1108 Wall Street rallies on cooler inflation data  CMC Markets APAC Markets react to July CPI data, ‘taking back’ stock losses: Strategist  Yahoo Finance Nasdaq is under pressure ahead of the US CPI data  CMC … Read more

Letters to the Editor dated August 9, 2022

Letters to the Editor dated August 9, 2022

Defending our borders This refers to ‘Army bets high on drone use in the field’ (August 9). It was highly encouraging that the Indian Army has signed an MoU with the Drone Federation of India to jointly work on R&D, testing and manufacturing of drones and associated technologies in the wake of unmanned vehicles extensively … Read more

Treasury yields in focus after strong jobs growth data

Treasury yields in focus after strong jobs growth data

U.S. Treasury yields fell on Monday after unexpectedly robust jobs data increased the likelihood of aggressive rate hikes by the Federal Reserve. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note fell 4 basis points to about 2.7993%, while the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond was down 2 basis points to 3.0383%. Yields move inversely … Read more