Setup News Ticker
Searching for 'Recession'. (Return)

Washington Post BusinessAug 11, 2022
Gas prices fall below $4 a gallon, the lowest point since March
The U.S. average has tumbled 20 percent since its June peak, AAA data show, as fears of a global recession moved oil prices sharply lower.

KiplingerAug 11, 2022
The Good News about Recessions for Investors
Are we going into a recession? This question has been in the news and on the minds of investors for months, and the recent announcement that GDP has decreased for the second straight quarter makes the question even more pressing. 

A recession implies trouble for investors. Many believe that once a recession is announced, the stock market will drop sharply - and so changes will be needed to their portfolios to weather the storm. But history indicates a different scenario. Instead of dropping further when a recession is officially announced, the market often moves up.

SEE MORE Don't Panic About Interest Rate Increases: Look to Profit Instead That is because, in part, recessions are often declared several months after they have started. The National Bureau of Economic Research, a private, non-partisan organization, makes this call after analyzing many economic data points that take time to collect. This information includes, but is not limited to GDP growth.

Why Now May Not Be the Time to Be Defensive But research by CI Brightworth in Atlanta shows that once an official recession is announced, much, if not all of the market's downturn has already taken place. So, getting more defensive after a recession is announced may be the worst thing an investor can do. 

In three of the last six recessions since 1980, the stock market hit a bottom before the recession was officially recognized. Even more important for investors, after those six recessions, the market quickly moved up five times - ranging from 10.3% to 34.5% only one year following the recession announceme

inflationJuly stocks Report prices CPI
PricesGas inflation fall July food
Stocksinflation These higher market Growth
MarketInflation Stocks Stock CPI Futures
ChinaTaiwan virus Langya dozens infects
JulyInflation CPI Market report prices
DisneyEarnings & streaming subscribers Netflix
earningsCall Transcript Q2 Inc Disney
Stockinflation Today Market Buy Rally
BillionMusk Tesla Sells Twitter Stock

Top News (Business News)
Accounting Today
AdWeek News
Banking Business Review
Barron's This Week Magazine
Barron's Up and Down Wall Street Daily
Brad Ideas
Chicago Tribune Business News
CNBC Business
CNBC Economy
CNBC Finance
CNN/Money Real Estate News Analysis Indicators
Enterprise Application News
Forbes Headlines
Forbes Social Media News - China, Economy & Trade - Financial Markets - Hedge Funds - Telecoms - US
Google Business News
Google Market News
HBS Working Knowledge
INSEAD Knowledge
International Tax Review
L.S. Starrett News
MarketWatch Breaking News
MarketWatch MarketPulse
McKinsey Quarterly Business
Nielsen Trends
NonProfit Times
NPR Topics: Business
NYTimes Business
Private Equity Breaking News
Reuters Business
Reuters Company News
Reuters Money Updates: News Digest
Tax Policy News
The Economist International News
The Motley Fool
USA Today Money
Wall Street Journal US Business
Wall Street Transcript
Washington Post Business
WSJ Asia
WSJ Europe
WSJ MoneyBeat
WSJ Opinion
WSJ World Markets
Yahoo Business
  • CEOExpress
  • 1 Boston Place | Suite 2600
    Boston MA 02108
  • Contact
  • As an Amazon Associate
    CEOExpress earns from
    qualifying purchases.

©1999-2022 CEOExpress Company LLC