Posts Tagged ‘inflation’

Steady Gains in Retail Sales Hint at Broader Growth

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By Covering Business   October 19, 2012

Retail sales are up about 5% over last year. Here’s what it means for the economy.

How to Pick Stocks to Hedge Against Inflation

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By Covering Business   March 14, 2012

Although the broad market is a poor inflation hedge, individual equities can do a better job.