Will Easy Credit and Rising Stocks Hinder the Fed’s Inflation Fight?

inflation on the rise

Could Overly Easy Credit and a Soaring Stock Market Threaten the Fed’s Fight Against Inflation? As the Federal Reserve kicks off its two-day meeting, stocks continue to rally, with the S&P 500 ending January with a gain of 6.2%. The tech sector performed even better, with a 9.2% increase in the same period. Meanwhile, interest … Read more

Why we are not in another 2008 Housing Bubble

Housing Bubble

On March 29, the Dallas Fed issued a report warning that for the first time since the early 2000s, a “bubble” is “brewing” in the housing market. The authors found that prices are becoming “unhinged from fundamentals” and that the buyers are showing troublesome signs of “exuberant behavior.” The revival of the “B” word by … Read more