Play Powell-itics as inflation target in perit

Fed officials don’t speak too much: The central bank and its chairman, Jerome Powell, believe the 2% inflation target is sacrosanct and would risk a recession and a bear market to get there. So why are the markets going up so hard – as if Powell is about to cut rates soon, not raise them? … Read more

heavy Russian bombardment eastward; Ukraine hits a major bridge

Kyiv, Ukraine (AP) – The Russian military pounded residential areas across Ukraine overnight, claiming gains, as Ukrainian forces pressed a counterattack to try to retake occupied southern territory, striking the last working bridge over a river in the Russian-occupied Kherson region. Ukrainian authorities said on Saturday. A Russian missile attack on the city of Kramatorsk … Read more

Dividend-paying ETF outperforms the stock market this year — and its manager predicts the ‘euphoria’ seen recently in stocks won’t last

Hello! In this week’s ETF Wrap, you’ll take a look at how former PIMCO Portfolio Manager Austin Graf is outperforming the stock market with his TrueShares Low Volatility Equity Income ETF. Please send feedback and tips to You can also follow me on Twitter at Tweet embed find me on LinkedIn. A small exchange-traded … Read more