Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell officially announced that effective March 16, 2022, the U.S. central bank will start raising interest rates for the first time since 2018. The Federal Reserve is lifting the Federal Funds Rate by 0.25% and will continue to increase them throughout the year. Due to increasing inflation, there is a strong … Continue reading “Federal Funds Rate Increase Is Official!”
Inflation and the war in Ukraine are all over the news lately. These are both serious global issues that we should all be concerned with because whether you know it or not, it is affecting your life. But how? According to an article by NPR and reports from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, inflation in the … Continue reading “How the War in Ukraine Impacts Inflation and Interest Rates”
The Federal Reserve dramatically lowered interest rates as part of their policies to help the economy during the pandemic. As the impacts of Covid lessen, the Fed must now get interest rates and the economy back on track to pre-pandemic levels. The news, including a recent article by CNBC, has been reporting that the Federal … Continue reading “Rates Are Rising! Refinance Now At Low Rates While You Can!”
This is Vance from highfinancethoughts.com with the Weekly Wall Street Wrap Up. I’m going to update you on the most important news stories that happened this past week in the world of finance. To start things off, the stock market experienced a tough end to the week and closed significantly down on Friday. The Dow … Continue reading “The Weekly Wall Street Wrap Up 6/19/2021”
Reading stock and cryptocurrency price charts is one of the most basic fundamentals of research you can do when looking at what to invest in. Doing this simple task can help you understand a little bit of the history behind a company or asset that you’re looking at investing in. Stock and crypto charts simply … Continue reading “Investing 101: Reading Price Graphs and Candlestick Charts”
Everyone has been waiting to hear the Federal Reserve’s thoughts regarding inflation and their plans to counter it. The biggest question on everyone’s mind was whether or not the Fed is planning on raising interest rates. On Wednesday, 6/16/21, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell made a very important announcement regarding the central bank’s thoughts regarding … Continue reading “The Fed’s Stance On Inflation, Interest Rates, And What It Means For You”
The Wall Street Weekly Wrap Up is where I’ll be discussing the major news and events happening in the world of finance. I’m going to keep you informed on everything you need to know and update you on the events of the past week, all within a short 3 minute video. This week, I discuss: … Continue reading “The Wall Street Weekly Wrap Up for 6/11/21 (Video)”
The stock market had a rollercoaster of a week but ended Friday afternoon on a positive note. The S&P 500 rallied this afternoon to set a new record price of 4,247.44 at the closing bell. The Dow and NASDAQ both also ended the day in positive territory. Meme stocks had a meltdown this week. After … Continue reading “Wall Street’s Weekly Wrap Up 6/11/21”
This is a continuation of my last video: “Stock and Cryptocurrency Investing Phrases Defined” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFDdL… In this video, I give you the quick definitions for the following: Meme stocks: A meme stock is any stock that experiences excessive trading volume from retail investors who have targeted it on social media, especially the Reddit subgroup WallStreetBets. … Continue reading “More Investing Terms & Phrases (Video)”
AMC Entertainment and GameStop have been the main companies in the spotlight for the meme stock revolution that is currently unfolding in front of our eyes. But there have been quite a few other companies that have experienced similar rises in their stock prices thanks to Reddit, WallStreetBets, and the Ape revolution. The fast-food restaurant … Continue reading “The Meme Stock Revolution is Growing”
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