Ben Rains dives into the stock market which fell after Jay Powell’s Jackson Hole speech where he reaffirmed the Fed’s resolve to fight 40-year high inflation. With surging prices still a major issue and the Fed determined to keep up its fight, investors might want to buy stocks poised to outpace inflation heading into September and beyond.
(0:30) - Stock Market and Inflation Update: Everything You Need To Know Right Now
(4:45) - Exxon Mobil Continues To Thrive During Higher Oil Prices
(12:25) - Costco's Stronghold As A Big Box Retailer
Ben Rains explores where the stock market and the economy stand as Q2 earnings season winds down and Wall Street wrestles with what’s next for inflation and interest rates. Amid the continued unknowns and following the huge comeback off the mid-June lows, investors might want to consider buying top-ranked stocks that pay solid dividends and boast resilient earnings outlooks despite economic downturn fears.
(0:30) - Stock Market Update: Everything You Need To Know
(4:15) -Can Extra Space Storage Help Diversify Your Portfolio?
(9:00) - BP’s Profits Continue to Soar: Is It Time Buy?
Ben Rains dives into some of the reasons why the technology-heavy Nasdaq entered a bull market, with it up over 20% from its mid-June lows. The episode then explores three stocks that operate in the broader world of technology—Adobe, Mastercard, and Microsoft—that run businesses poised to hold up well during the current economic slowdown and thrive for years to come.
(0:30) - Stock Market Update: Everything You Need To Know Right Now
(4:15) - Mastercard’s Strong Outlook During a Slowing Economy
(9:30) - Does Adobe Fit Into Your Portfolio For The Long Term?
(14:40) - The Technology Titan: Breaking Down Microsoft
Ben Rains tackles where the stock market and the economy stand to start August. The episode then focuses on three stocks—Humana, Merck, and Dollar Tree—that have proven they can climb during 2022’s falling market and operate businesses that are likely to withstand any economic downturn or possible recession.
(0:15) - Stock Market Update: Everything You Need To Know
(4:30) - Is Humana A Safe Investment For The Long Term?
(8:05) - Does Merck’s Strong Dividend and Growing Portfolio Buy Its Way Into Your Portfolio?
(12:40) - Is Dollar Tree A Recession Proof Investment?