Tagged: Central bank

VIDEO: Hiring Up, But Yellen 'dashboard' Signals Caution 2
03
Aug
2014

VIDEO: Hiring Up, But Yellen ‘dashboard’ Signals Caution

With employers ramping up hiring and the unemployment rate sinking in the past year, pressure is rising on Janet Yellen’s Federal Reserve: Is the time near to raise interest rates to prevent a strengthening economy from igniting inflation? Employers, after all, have added an average 244,000 jobs a month since...

VIDEO: The Risk Behind Buffett's Advice 4
09
Mar
2014

VIDEO: The Risk Behind Buffett’s Advice

Warren Buffet’s investment advice echoes the long-term stock investors’ refrain: “Buy and hold.” Further, adopting academics’ beliefs, he advises holding an inexpensive S&P 500 index fund. That sounds easy. And, coming from the master, undoubtedly profitable. We only need to look at a long-term stock index chart to prove the...