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May 2018 Market Recap: Is relief ahead for rising gas prices?
June 8, 2018 | Gene Walden, Senior Finance Editor
A steady increase in the cost of oil has pushed up prices at the pump to a national average of $3.00 per gallon through the end of May. But a recent dip in oil prices could finally signal a slow-down in the rising cost of gasoline.
June 2018 outlook: Economic issues in Europe are rattling U.S. markets
June 7, 2018 | Mark Simenstad, Chief Investment Strategist
The European economy, which seemed to be well on the road to recovery in recent years, suddenly faces economic uncertainty on several fronts – and that uncertainty has also been rattling both the bond and stock markets in the U.S.
May 2018 market outlook: Assessing the economy 10 years after the financial crisis
May 2, 2018 | Mark Simenstad, Chief Investment Strategist
Ten years ago, the world economy was in the depths of the most severe recession since the Great Depression.
April 2018 market recap: Bond yields rise as stocks struggle
May 2, 2018 | Gene Walden, Senior Finance Editor
Rising yields on 10-year U.S. Treasuries peeked over 3% for the first time in more than four years during April, contributing to the continuing volatility of the stock market.
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