New minimum tax could hit Berkshire Hathaway and Amazon hardest, study finds

Berkshire Hathaway chairman Warren Buffett seen at Berkshire’s annual stockholder shopping day in Omaha, Nebraska, US, May 3, 2019. Scott Morgan | Reuters Researchers applied the Inflation Reduction Act’s new 15% corporate tax to 2021 corporate profits and found that the burden would only be felt by about 78 companies, with Berkshire Hathaway and Amazon … Read more

New minimum tax could hit Berkshire Hathaway and Amazon hardest, study finds

Berkshire Hathaway chairman Warren Buffett seen at Berkshire’s annual stockholder shopping day in Omaha, Nebraska, US, May 3, 2019. Scott Morgan | Reuters Researchers applied the Inflation Reduction Act’s new 15% corporate tax to 2021 corporate profits and found that the burden would only be felt by about 78 companies, with Berkshire Hathaway and Amazon … Read more

The stock market is faltering. How it could stop falling next week.

Font size The S&P 500 is down 23% from its January peak. Getty Images After one of the worst weeks for the stock market in 2022, two factors could rock the market in the coming days and prime investors for a tumultuous fourth quarter. The market is reeling after a wide-ranging sell-off on Friday, capping … Read more

Randall Castillo Ortega explains the importance of the internet for export companies

In the past, it was very difficult for a company that was not a large multinational to sell its products to other countries. Exporting was a big problem. However, thanks to new technologies, every company (regardless of size) today has the opportunity to export to international markets. The internet makes it easy, and … Read more

Top Wall Street Analysts Say Buy Caterpillar & Salesforce

Jim Umpleby, CEO of Caterpillar Inc. Adam Jeffery | CNBC This year has already been a tough year and 2023 isn’t looking much better, with the Federal Reserve forecasting economic growth of just 1.2%. Given this bleak outlook, investors will need to choose carefully where to put their money to work. To pick the right … Read more

The Great Bond Bubble is ‘Poof, Gone’ in Worst Year Since 1949

Week after week, the bond market crash is only getting worse and there is no clear end in sight. As central banks around the world are aggressively raising interest rates in the face of persistently high inflation, prices are falling as traders scramble to catch up. And with that has come a grim parade of … Read more

Mortgage rates turn housing market into ‘world of two buyers and two sellers’: Expert – Yahoo Finance

Mortgage interest turns housing market into ‘world of two buyers and two sellers’: ExpertYahoo FinanceSee full coverage on Google News

Britain’s jump to Reaganomics gets thumbs down from the markets

Truss has now set the country on an economic path that is completely at odds with most, if not all, of the major global economies. Hannah Mckay | Reuters LONDON — New British Prime Minister Liz Truss may have talked a lot about ‘trickle-down economics’ during her campaign this summer, but no one could have … Read more

Analysts call top stocks ‘high conviction’ due to market turbulence

Wall Street analysts are doubling down on a number of stocks they believe are well positioned to weather macro uncertainty. CNBC Pro has scoured the best Wall Street surveys to find the best “high conviction” ideas from analysts. These companies have strong growth prospects and top-notch management, analysts say. Stocks include: CrowdStrike, Atlassian, Medifast, Thermo … Read more

Credit markets see less risk of recession, earnings could challenge that

US high yield corporate bond markets may be underpriced on recession risk, even as Treasuries and macroeconomic indicators reflect mounting fears of growth, but that may soon be put to the test as corporate earnings are expected to deteriorate . Leveraged and high-yield corporate bond prices have fallen from record highs reached early this year … Read more