• For U.S. Gasoline Prices, Speed Can Kill

    26 days ago - By Economy

    Effect on consumer spending depends on how quickly prices at the pump rise.
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  • 3 Ways To Bag Big Upside And 8%+ Dividends As Rates Rise

    26 days ago - By Forbes

    The overheating yield on the 10-Year Treasury note has investors scrambling for interest-rate insurance.
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  • Fiat Chrysler warns 4.8M owners: Don't use the cruise

    26 days ago - By Chron

    DETROIT - Fiat Chrysler is recalling 4.8 million vehicles in the U.S. because in rare circumstances, drivers may not be able to turn off the cruise control.
    The company is warning owners not to use cruise control until the cars, SUVs and trucks can be fixed with a software update.
    The recall includes 15 Jeep, Dodge, Chrysler and Ram models from six model years. Models in other countries also are affected.
    Fiat Chrysler says the condition can occur if the cruise control accelerates at the same time an electrical short-circuit happens. But the brakes are designed to overpower the engine and...
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  • Japan May Benefit From Rising Rates In The U.S

    Japan May Benefit From Rising Rates In The U.S

    26 days ago - By ETF Daily News

    From WisdomTree : So, it has happened. As of this writing, the U.S. 10-Year Treasury note has seen its yield break through the much-discussed 3.05% resistance level -something we haven't seen since 2011.
    What does that mean for equities globally?
    Japan as a Play on Rising U.S. Interest Rates
    Over the years, we have written often on the concept of using Japanese equities as a play on rising U.S. interest rates. In the current regime, this makes a lot of sense because:
    The Bank of Japan is holding the 10-year Japanese government bond interest rate close to 0%. In normal circumstances, global...
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