Oil supply risks of Ukraine war have overshadowed by demand concerns, says Raymond James' Molchanov – CNBC Television

Oil supply risks of Ukraine war have overshadowed by demand concerns, says Raymond James’ Molchanov  CNBC Television Oil plunges below $80 to eight-month low as recession fears mount  CNN Oil Prices Tumble to Their Lowest Level Since January  The New York Times Oil plunges to eight-month low on strong dollar, recession fears  Reuters OIL, Gold prices slide driven by … Read more

We need to manage the supply crisis to deal with inflation, says MBF's Mark Fisher – CNBC Television

We need to manage the supply crisis to deal with inflation, says MBF’s Mark Fisher  CNBC Television

You have to feel a little better about the way we ended the trading day, says Virtus’ Terranova – CNBC Television

You have to feel a little better about the way we ended the trading day, says Virtus’ TerranovaCNBC TV The market is currently overwhelmingly bearishly positioned, says Virtus’ TerranovaCNBC TV See full coverage on Google News

Here’s our plan for Monday after another painful week for owning stocks

Stocks took a beating this week when the Federal Reserve raised interest rates by another 75 basis points, the third straight increase of that magnitude. It wasn’t the interest rate move – which was anticipated by the market – but Fed Chairman Jerome Powell’s hawkish comments on Wednesday that hurt stocks. He is now targeting … Read more

Tech is reeling off its worst two-week stretch since the start of the pandemic

Pedestrians pass the New York Stock Exchange. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images What started as a rebound in the third quarter has turned into a flop for tech investors. The Nasdaq fell 5.1% this week after losing 5.5% the previous week. It marks the worst two-week stretch for the tech-heavy index since it … Read more

US fiscal policy is undermining the Fed’s efforts to fight inflation

Inflation remains the top question on investors’ minds, with many trying to determine when the relentless rise in prices will stop and whether the Federal Reserve’s aggressive rate hikes to try to stop the spiral will create a so-called soft landing for the economy — or instead send us into a deep recession. In fact, … Read more

Some homebuyers face ‘payment shock’. Ways to save on a mortgage

Noel Hendrickson/Getty Images Even with signs that the housing market is cooling, homebuyers are still feeling the sting of increased prices and higher interest rates. The average interest rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is 6.7% as of Friday, up from 3.3% at the start of 2022, according to Mortgage News Daily. Along with that, … Read more

Trump’s merger partner Digital World falls to around $16 after hitting $97 in early 2022

The Truth social network logo is seen on a smartphone in front of a screen of former US President Donald Trump in this photo illustration taken on February 21, 2022. Given Ruvic | Reuters The shares in Digital World Acquisition Corp. fell this week as the company missed a key deadline to hold on to … Read more

Government bond yields rise as markets weigh threat of recession

Hoxton/Sam Edwards | Getty Images Bond yields rose this week after another major rate hike by the Federal Reserve, signaling a warning of market distress. The policy-sensitive 2-year Treasury yield rose to 4.266% on Friday, hitting a 15-year high, and the benchmark 10-year Treasury note hit 3.829%, an 11-year high. Rising interest rates come as … Read more