Thought of the Week / August 13, 2020 Inflation is here, but is it here to stay? According to the Labor Department’s newest CPI numbers, released on Wednesday, consumer prices are up 5.4% from a year ago. We can see the signs of inflation clearly when we’re filling up our gas tanks, shopping for appliances or…

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Thought of the Week / August 6, 2020 You have likely seen Robinhood Markets Inc (Robinhood) in the headlines a few times over the past few years. Robinhood is an American-based, online brokerage company with an investing app that offers commission-free trading. In January 2020, Robinhood was in hot water after it decided to hault…

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Thought of the Week / July 30, 2021 Three tech giants, Apple, Microsoft and Google owner Alphabet, reported combined profits of more than $50 billion in the second quarter of 2021. An earnings announcement is an official public statement to show a company’s revenues and expenses for the period, which ultimately determines their profitability. The purpose of releasing earnings…

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