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The Flattening of the Yield Curve

The Flattening of the Yield Curve

The yield curve usually flattens when the Fed tightens. It has been flattening lately, and some economists wonder if it will invert. When the yield curve inverts, interest rates on short-term Treasuries exceed interest rates on longer-term Treasuries.

Chevron Replaces Vanguard ESIP

Chevron Replaces Vanguard ESIP

Chevron Replaces Vanguard ESIP Fidelity Investments Tapped as New Recordkeeper Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) announced this week that it will make a major change to a key component of its employee’s retirement savings plan. In an email released on September 21, the

Watson to Step Down, Reports Say

Watson to Step Down, Reports Say

Watson to Step Down, Reports Say New CEO To Be Determined In a surprise news report late last month, Chevron (NYSE: CVX) CEO John Watson is expected to step down as Chief Executive Officer in the near future, according to a Wall

Stocks and Presidential Elections

Stocks and Presidential Elections

Do stocks really go through an “election cycle” every four years? Stock market historians have repeatedly analyzed market behavior in presidential election years, and what stocks do when different parties hold the reins of power.

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BREXIT: What We Know Now

A wave of anxiety hit Wall Street two weeks ago today. On June 24, 2016, the United Kingdom elected to become the first nation state to leave the European Union. The “Brexit” can…