Fuel is a problem for business and consumers – why prices are so high

A sign displays gas prices at a gas station on May 10, 2022 in San Mateo County, California. Liu Guangan | China News Service | Getty Images It’s impossible to overlook the skyrocketing price of gasoline and right in the head of consumers’ minds as big billboards advertise that gas is now $4, $5 and … Read more

Latest news about Russia and the war in Ukraine

The Red Cross reported that hundreds of prisoners of war in Azovstal were registered A screenshot from a video released by the Russian Defense Ministry shows that Ukrainian soldiers are evacuated from the Azovstal steel plant in the port city of Mariupol, Ukraine, on May 17, 2022. Russian Ministry of Defense | Anadolu Agency | … Read more

What does that mean for investors as the pair approaches parity?

A statue of the Euro stands in front of the former European Central Bank headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, on Sunday, July 3, 2016. Christian Boxey | Bloomberg | Getty Images The euro approaching parity with U.S. dollar For the first time in 20 years, currency strategists are divided over whether it will get there, and … Read more

What Walmart, Target, Home Depot, and Lowe’s Tell Us About the Economy

Consolidation of Target, Walmart, Lowe’s, and Home Depot stores. Reuters To what extent can the American consumer bear a rise in inflation rates? This depends on who you ask. Four major retailers – WalmartAnd GoalAnd Home Depot And Louie They announced their quarterly financial results this week, and each offered a different view of where … Read more

Gasoline could hit $5 a gallon this summer, causing more pain for consumers

Current gasoline prices are shown in Garden Grove, California, March 29, 2022. Mike Blake | Reuters Gasoline prices are an alternative ticket to consumers’ wallets this summer, as supply shortages and uncertainty in Ukraine could drive up fuel costs sharply. Gasoline prices are up around $5, and look like they’ll stay high even after the … Read more