Talking Biz News Today – June 22, 2022

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press UK inflation rate hits new 40-year high of 9.1% Biden to call for 3-month suspension of gas and diesel taxes, by Josh Boak CNN Could a housing slump threaten the stock market and the entire economy?, by Paul R. La Monica Twitter board recommends shareholders […]

Talking Biz News Today – June 21, 2022

Some of Tuesday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Crypto investors’ hot streak ends as harsh ‘winter’ descends, by Ken Sweet and Fatima Hussein CNN Already strained supply chain at risk in ongoing port labor talks, by Chris Isidore 5 signs the housing market is starting to slow down, by Anna Bahney The Wall Street Journal […]

Talking Biz News Today – June 20, 2022

Some of Monday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Alabama state pension funds down, facing challenges, by Mike Cason CNN Crypto industry fears contagion as bitcoin slips back under $20,000 Average US gas price dips below $5 a gallon, by Chris Isidore The Wall Street Journal Small Businesses Fall Behind on Hiring as Inflation Takes […]

Talking Biz News Today – June 17, 2022

Some of Friday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press T-shirts? Ice cream? Retailers cash in on Juneteenth, by Anne D’Innocenzio AP Interview: Biden says a recession is ‘not inevitable’, by Josh Boak CNN Elon Musk addresses layoffs, remote work and ‘free speech’ during his first meeting with Twitter employees, by Clare Duffy and Donie O’Sullivan Stocks […]

Talking Biz News Today – June 16, 2022

Some of Thursday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press This is how a higher Fed rate could affect your finances, by Christopher Rugaber Retail sales in May slip 0.3% amid surging inflation, by Anne D’Innocenzio CNN Apple retail workers in Maryland to begin voting in historic union election, by Catherine Thorbecke Bitcoin has crashed […]

Talking Biz News Today – June 15, 2022

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press European Central Bank to gather after borrowing costs rise Biden tells oil refiners: Produce more gas, fewer profits, by Josh Boak CNN Coinbase lays off 18% of its workforce and warns of ‘crypto winter’, by Jordan Valinsky The stock market is demanding the Fed take historic […]

Talking Biz News Today – June 14, 2022

Some of Tuesday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Hot inflation dims likelihood Fed can achieve ‘soft landing’, by Christopher Rugaber Wall Street slips into a bear market; here’s what that means, by Stan Choe and Alex Veiga CNN Microsoft reaches agreement to remain neutral in Activision Blizzard union efforts, by Rishi Iyengar Bitcoin plunges […]

Talking Biz News Today – June 13, 2022

Some of Monday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Stocks dive to another losing week as inflation worsens, by Stan Choe and Damian J. Troise US: Pfizer COVID-19 shot appears effective for kids under 5, by Matthew Perrone and Mike Stobbe CNN Inflation rises at fastest pace in 40 years, pushed up by record […]

Talking Biz News Today – June 10, 2022

Some of Friday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Gas prices close in on $5 a gallon in US, hit record in UK, by David Koenig Biden visiting LA port as high prices persist as threat, by Chris Megerian and Josh Boak CNN Americans lost half a trillion dollars in wealth in early 2022, […]

Talking Biz News Today – June 9, 2022

Some of Thursday’s top business news stories: The Associated Press Worry about stagflation, a flashback to ’70s, begins to grow, by Paul Wiseman No, you’re not imagining it — package sizes are shrinking, by Dee-Ann Durbin CNN Wall Street’s blank-check boom has gone bust, by Paul R. La Monica Why $4.47 gas in Mississippi hurts more […]