Spooked investors have driven valuation multiples down to the low end of our projected range and deposited the Nasdaq in a bear market and the S&P 500 back in correction territory.
Today we examine the causes and effects of global inflation.
Today we examine the causes and effects of global inflation. … Excessive US fiscal and monetary stimulus ignited the US inflation conflagration by triggering a demand shock that triggered a supply shock. When much of the stimulus leaked abroad (confirmed by trade data), it fueled global inflation. … Inflation has been deflating consumer spending on goods but not on services. But soon we expect durable goods inflation to peak and drop. Inflation has a history of being spikey. ... Finally, movie review: “WeCrashed” (+ + +) is about WeWork, not the stock market.