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The fund manager reveals two ways to beat market volatility and two global stocks to profit from

Last week’s drop of more than 4% in the S&P 500 was not unusual. In the current quarter alone, the index of large companies has moved by a similar amount on seven occasions. How do professional investors trade amid this volatility, and what are they buying? Hedging Bets Speaking to CNBC’s Pro Talks, investment director …

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JPMorgan’s Erdoes Mistakes: In this turbulent market, opportunities are everywhere

In this turbulent market, opportunities abound, according to Mary Callahan Erdos of JPMorgan. Stocks have been trading in a bear market this year as investors navigate inflation, the Federal Reserve raising interest rates and talk of a possible recession. On Wednesday, the S&P 500 rebounded after hitting a new year low in the previous session. …

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The Fed’s rate hike has made some corporate bonds very attractive. How do you benefit from it?

With stocks falling and interest rates rising, investors are getting more excited about corporate bonds than they have been in a generation. One side effect of the Fed’s tightening policy is that it has made interest rates rise everywhere – including in the corporate bond market. But as the professionals point out, investors need to …

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Is it time to buy Treasurys? Here’s how to customize your wallet, according to the professionals

The final threat to stocks now isn’t any macro risk — it’s rising two-year Treasury yields, according to some fund managers and strategists. Treasury bonds and relatively risk-free short-term funds are back in the spotlight as the two-year Treasury yield continues to rise. On Wednesday it reached 4.1% – the highest level since 2007. As …

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Ford’s earnings warning shows the truck business is strong. Electric vehicles can make it even better.

font size Ford F150 Raptor. Scott Olson / Getty Images Ford Motor Shares slumped after the company turned — but did not cut — earnings guidance due to parts shortages and cost inflation. Investors reacted with disgust, selling shares. But they may have missed the silver lining on Ford’s update (tape: F): Investors have a …

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The warning about Ford’s big profits is really good news. Just ask Wall Street.

font size There is an upside to Ford’s ugly Q3 2022 update. Leon Neal / Getty Images Ford Motor He said parts shortages and inflation would make it with a third-quarter operating profit below consensus estimates. However, Wall Street does not seem to be too concerned stronghold (Bar stock: F) or peers. There are some …

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