Inflation takes over as the next big target for markets after July’s monster jobs report

Inflation takes over as the next big target for markets after July’s monster jobs report

Investors are focused on inflation over the coming week, after July’s strong jobs report signaled that the Federal Reserve may need to take an even tougher stance with interest rate hikes. This could also be a week in which investors watch whether rising Treasury yields begin to slow the summer rally in the tech sector. … Read more

Small cap stocks that could outperform in a recession

Small cap stocks that could outperform in a recession

Large-cap stocks are generally considered safe bets during volatile times, but many Wall Street pros believe small-caps are looking increasingly attractive as recession risks increase. Small-cap stocks have often received less love than their larger counterparts, given the former’s perceived earnings volatility, greater country bias and reduced visibility. They are also often avoided during market … Read more