• How Rising Wages Could Lead To Lower Stock Prices

    2 monthes ago - By ETF Daily News

    From John Rubino : Today's Wall Street Journal contains a couple of charts that illustrate a relationship that's not getting much media attention these days: The fact that tightening labor markets are forcing companies to raise wages, in the process squeezing their own profit margins.
    Historically this margin compression has been either a cause of or contributor to cyclical turning points - in other words it coincides with recessions and equity bear markets.
    The first chart shows wages rising after an unusually long period in which they didn't rise much at all. They've still yet to achieve...
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