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#inflation and #interestrates are destroying the American economy and the consumer in turn. Consumer spending across the board was significantly lower this year while #CreditCard debt was the highest it has ever been in almost 20 years. Like and Subscribe! https://youtu.be/4JrV9ev2oi0
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The Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 75 basis points on Wednesday for the fourth consecutive time. The move lifts the federal funds rate to a target range of 3.75%-4%, the highest level since early 2008. Highlights 𝐅𝐞𝐝 𝐨𝐮𝐭𝐥𝐨𝐨𝐤: Powell stated the central bank will continue to raise rates and said the ultimate interest rate level will be higher than previously expected. The Fed Chair addedSee more
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As U.S. inflation remains at multi-decade highs, the Federal Reserve has been aggressive with its interest rate hikes. In fact, rates have risen more than two percentage points in just six months. The 2022 rate hike cycle is the fastest over the past 35 years, reaching a 2.36 percentage point increase nearly twice as fast as the rate hike cycle of ‘88-‘89. The Fed expects to raise its target ratSee more
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👀 Food for Thought 🤔 💎 Those that purchase crypto on centralized exchanges (CEX) are missing the bigger picture. 💎 Cryptocurrency, like the second part of the word says, is a "currency" (just digital 👾💻🖱️📱). Meaning, in other words, that it is traded and exchanged against other currencies, just like in the foreign exchange (#Forex ).See more
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$SPY 👀 - Market Update: Post Fed Chair Speech 🚨 - 📌 Once price breaks and close below the trend line, the market will plummet to at least the #GoldenZone / #SupportZone that I have drawn out. 📌 From there, we await further market clues: Signs of Accumulation for the next impulse wave or signs of distribution for continued lower movement.See more
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Federal Reserve officials are set to make a second abnormally large interest rate increase tomorrow as they race to cool down an overheating economy. The question for many economists and investors is just how far the central bank will go in its quest to tame inflation. Central bank policymakers raised the benchmark interest rate by ⬆️ 75 basis points in June for the first time since 1994 and signaled that another increase of that magnitude is possible in July. With #inflation unexpectedly accelerating to a fresh 40-year high in June and the job market still growing at a healthy clip, the Fed is under mounting pressure to move more aggressively to tame demand and slow surging consumer prices. But there are signs the economy is starting to cool off ❄️: The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits has gradually increased, companies have announced layoffs or hiring freezes, and the housing market is softening. Gross domestic product slowed in the first quarter of the year by 1.6%, and is expected to decline again in the second quarter. How much do you see the Fed raise rates by❓ How do you see the markets react❓ Share your thoughts in the comments ⬇️ #ratehike #interestrates #economy #federalreserve #Powell

75 basis points57.14%
100 basis points32.14%
Other (Share in comments)10.71%
28 votes Ended 07/27/22
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I seriously doubt that raising interest rates will substantially reduce headline inflation. I DO believe that it will reduce core inflation. Food, oil, and housing costs would remain a serious problem in a recession. Avoiding stagflation while slowly raising rates should be the #1 priority of the Fed. I’m happy with the .75 rate hike yesterday. #Inflation #InterestRates #Economics #recession
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The Fed could respond to the surge in inflation with its steepest interest rate increase since 1994. At its policy meeting tomorrow, the central bank may opt to raise rates by ⬆️ 0.75 percentage points, rather than the half-point that has been signaled for weeks. Just last month, Fed chairman Jerome Powell said that the central bank was not "actively considering" raising interest rates by three-quarters of a percentage point to fight inflation. But after Friday's consumer price index report showed #inflation is rising faster than expected, we could see Powell may have to change his tune. Stocks plunged Friday and were down sharply again Monday across the globe following the number. The yield on the benchmark US 10-year Treasury bond rose to 3.27%, the highest level since November 2018 and #crypto caved during the weekend, with $BTC falling at one point below 21,000. What number do you think the Fed will raise rates by? 💬 #interestrates #ratehike #fed

50 basis points25.15%
75 basis points47.24%
100 basis points27.61%
163 votes Ended 06/15/22
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#TinyTip - What is a basis point? With interest rates being the talk of the town I felt this post was warranted... 📈 Basis points are the unit of measure that we use in the finance world to describe the percentage point changes in interest rates or other rates like expense ratios. 📏 Do you think we will see any rate hikes higher than 50 bps? ❓ Check out the graphic below ⬇️👀 See more
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Invested in Ares Capital
$ARCC is a publicly traded #BDC (Business Development Company) that operates like a #privateequityfirm (where investors can pool their resources & capitalize on targeted opportunities) by utilizing “Unitranche” structured investments. Basically they partake in acquisitions of mid-size companies, or #goldilocks companies. (they also engage in restructuring, “rescue-financing” and recapitalizations) Traditionally #aquisitionfinancing involves the borrower getting multiple loans from various lenders, including senior debt (usually prioritized for repayments, more secure / likely to be paid back) and junior debt (less prioritized for repayments / riskier/less likely to be paid back) these loans operate separately with their own credit agreements, securities, etc. #Unitranche financing simplifies this by combining all the senior/junior levels of into a single term loan - so the borrower is presented with one☝️“blended” interest rate, paired with a predictable repayment schedule. So this allows $ARCC to go “all in” on these companies to be the first and only lender, giving them more control in ensuring the loans are eventually paid, along with other negotiations with management. And with #interestrates rising - $ARCC could command higher interest returns for the loans they offer. Also they offer quarterly dividend of roughly 8% which is a sign they want to share their success with their public stakeholders.
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I’m sure the insights around #inflation and #interestrates have been talked with the context of doom and gloom.. the ones that I’ve seen by Public Peeps have been on point, per usual. My insight around this is on the opposite end of the spectrum. When we started noticing the See more
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The Fed has plans to begin raising interest rates this week, but what does this mean for markets? Interest Rates, which can be thought of as the cost of borrowing and a reward for saving, can be used to stimulate or slow down an economy. In our current case, our economy is operating as an unsustainable level of growth, which needs to be brought down for long term health. When there is a heavy imbaSee more
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📈We really did hit peak stupid': Elite investors on #WallStreet say privately that the #market is about to undergo a cataclysmic shift — and many won't survive the 'washout' (Sources: Business Insider Twitter & Writer: Linette Lopez) —••• 📌None of this is my own thoughts or ideas. And I am no expert —••••See more
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Invested in Cloudflare
Buying the dip! #interestrates
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