Why are people stealing these days? That’s a tough one. To some degree it’s a reflection of our times. Simply put, America’s social contract is straining.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics will report the August Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey on Tuesday, and the September jobs report and unemployment rate on Friday.
(Bloomberg) -- Most Read from BloombergCredit Suisse CEO Seeks to Calm Markets as Default Swaps ClimbTesla Deliveries Miss Estimates, Slowed by Logistic SnarlsGet Ready for Another Bear-Market Rally, Strategist Emanuel SaysGazprom Halts Gas Supplies to Italy in Latest Energy BattleOPEC+ to Consider Output Cut of More Than 1 Million BarrelsThe OPEC+ group of oil producers will consider cutting output by more than 1 million barrels a day, according to delegates, when it meets in person on Wednesda
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp on Sunday said it was "disappointed" with an Indian order that froze $682 million of its assets and would continue to protect its interests. An Indian appellate authority on Friday confirmed an April order by India's federal financial crime fighting agency, the Enforcement Directorate, to seize 55.51 billion rupees, saying a probe found Xiaomi had made illegal remittances to foreign entities by passing them off as royalty payments.
(Bloomberg) -- Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro fought his way through to a runoff election against Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Oct. 30, with his leftist challenger garnering the bigger share of votes on Sunday but falling short of the first-round win that some opinion polls had suggested he was headed for.Most Read from BloombergCredit Suisse CEO Seeks to Calm Markets as Default Swaps ClimbTesla Deliveries Miss Estimates, Slowed by Logistic SnarlsGet Ready for Another Bear-Market Rally, Stra
Last week, stocks tumbled to their lowest level since November 2020. The S&P 500 fell 2.9% to close the week at 3,585.62. The index is now down 25.2% from its January 3 closing high of 4,796.56.
(Bloomberg) -- Ukrainian forces on Saturday entered a strategic eastern town after encircling Russian troops, challenging President Vladimir Putin’s claim to have annexed the area the day before. Russia’s defense minister confirmed its forces had pulled out “amid a threat of encirclement.” Putin said Moscow was annexing four occupied Ukrainian regions “forever” and repeated warnings that he’d use all available means to defend the territories. The US and European Union members denounced the move.
(Bloomberg) -- Most Read from BloombergCredit Suisse CEO Seeks to Calm Markets as Default Swaps ClimbTesla Deliveries Miss Estimates, Slowed by Logistic SnarlsGet Ready for Another Bear-Market Rally, Strategist Emanuel SaysGazprom Halts Gas Supplies to Italy in Latest Energy BattleOPEC+ to Consider Output Cut of More Than 1 Million BarrelsThe strategic eastern town of Lyman in eastern Ukraine has been “fully cleared,” Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said in a brief video posted on Telegr
The Federal Reserve has raised interest rates in 2022 after more than two years of keeping rates steady, at a very low level. The Fed increased the interest rate by 0.5% in March 2022 and by another 0.5% in May … Continue reading → The post How Does Raising Interest Rates Help Curb Inflation? appeared first on SmartAsset Blog.
Rep. Matt Gaetz was one of several House Republicans who voted against a resolution to allow FEMA to use up to $15 million in the Disaster Relief Fund.
As they enter the final quarter of calendar year 2022, many investors are probably wondering when the sell-off will end. This year has tested the patience of even the most experienced investors as the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite is down over 30% from its all-time high while the S&P 500 remains down over 20%.
Social Security recipients could get an additional $2,400 a year in benefits if a new bill recently introduced to Congress wins approval -- something seniors would no doubt welcome as surging...
A conflict is looming between Chechen warlord Ramzan Kadyrov and the entourage of Russian dictator Vladimir Putin, political scientist Mykola Davydiuk told Radio NV on Oct. 1.
(Bloomberg) -- Friday’s US jobs report is projected to show a labor market at cruising speed in September, with more moderate but still-healthy payrolls growth that’s likely to keep the Federal Reserve pumping hard on the monetary-policy brakes.Most Read from BloombergCredit Suisse CEO Seeks to Calm Markets as Default Swaps ClimbTesla Deliveries Miss Estimates, Slowed by Logistic SnarlsGet Ready for Another Bear-Market Rally, Strategist Emanuel SaysGazprom Halts Gas Supplies to Italy in Latest E
These top-tier companies are begging to be bought following a 34% peak decline in the Nasdaq Composite.
No matter the industry, the best companies have a key similarity that makes them worth owning over the long term.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) and Democratic candidate Beto O’Rourke traded barbs and sought to paint each other as inherently out of touch with the state in their first and only televised debate on Friday evening. The debate — hosted by Nexstar Media Group, which also owns The Hill — gave the candidates an opportunity…
IRYNA BALACHUK - SATURDAY, 1 OCTOBER 2022, 12:31 The Armed Forces of Ukraine have liberated 5 settlements near Lyman in Donetsk Oblast; at the moment, stabilisation measures are taking place there. Source: Serhii Cherevatyi, spokesman for the Eastern group of troops, on the national joint 24/7 newscast on 1 October Quote: "The Russian troops in the area of Lyman are encircled.
September jobs numbers will be released on Friday, plus earnings from Lamb Weston, Conagra, McCormick, and Constellation. Also, September PMIs and August JOLTS.
Workers who claim Social Security early may notice a difference in their checks that has nothing to do with the COLA. What does it mean to claim Social Security early? You can sign up for Social Security as early as 62.