A few firms can withstand mounting inflationary pressure and interest rate increases. This year, market sentiment has been mainly determined by soaring consumer prices and aggressive monetary tightening. Currently, there are 3 companies that are considered locomotives of their industries and able to outperform the market in the face of monetary tightening by central banks
Warren Buffett's opinion is of the highest value to most stock market participants. In order to achieve striking results, some of them prefer to listen to the Oracle of Omaha's advice. This year, the Berkshire Hathaway founder has put $51 billion in the shares of 6 large companies. Let's find out what firms he has chosen to invest in.
In 2022, Queen Elizabeth II marked seven decades as the head of the British monarchy. While British broadcasters are lining up the festive events, let us remember films and TV series about Britain's longest-serving monarch. Each of them highlights some episodes from the life of Elizabeth II, her husband Philip Mountbatten, as well as her 4 children, 8 grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren. Here's a handful of the best TV shows about the legendary queen.
Recession fears have increased since the US Federal Reserve initiated monetary tightening this year. In this light, US tech stocks ended their multi-year rally. Analysts say a sell-off of tech stock will continue, as companies openly warn their shareholders of a potential decrease in revenue in the coming quarters. Nevertheless, not all IT firms will be hit hard. Goldman Sachs names 4 colossi in the US stock market able to withstand a recession and even boost revenue in such a difficult time
The time when soccer was the world's most popular sports game has long gone. Nevertheless, this is still a business with a solid income. Over the past 18 years, Forbes has been tracking the world's most valuable soccer teams. Here is the fresh ranking of the business magazine
Some time ago, TV series were considered a second-rate product, made particularly to entertain housewives. However, streaming services have revolutionized this concept. Now, TV shows can easily compete with feature films in terms of quality and budget. Showrunners do not skimp on breathtaking special effects and sky-high salaries for actors from the A-list. For instance, the fourth season of "Stranger Things" cost a whopping $30 million per episode. Here's a look at some of the most expensive TV shows of all time.
It has been a year since Forbes estimated the fortunes of Japan's richest people. Since then, the Nikkei 225 has lost 12%, the Japanese yen has tumbled by 17%, and the world's third-largest economy has not fully recovered from the pandemic-induced crisis. Like most countries of the world, Japan is now dealing with persistent inflation due to soaring energy prices. Even the wealthiest have suffered financially. Let's now take a look at Forbes' top 3 richest people in Japan.
Early in June, traders focused on shares of such energy and IT giants as Tesla, Apple, and DocuSign. According to analysts, they are able to protect the funds of their holders in the long term. The shares' dynamic may also encourage investors who expect a slowdown in the US overheated economy. Shares of Tesla, Apple, and DocuSign may shield their holders from inflationary pressure, experts believe
There are several corporations in the world that can boast record-breaking financial results. For the most part, these are oil and tech companies as well as large financial companies. Experts at Forbes Global 2000 made a rating of 5 leading corporations whose profits surged dramatically in 2021. The trend continues through 2022.
Many tiny countries do not have any significant impact on global economic growth. They are too small to have many sources of income. However, some of them have enough economic clout to stand out from the rest. Let us have a look at the 5 richest microstates.
In an increasingly uncertain environment, when the sword of Damocles hangs over the world, it is essential to have reliable instruments in an investment portfolio. Therefore, experts recommend putting money in companies that can preserve capital in the long term. Here are the top 3 firms whose assets are most suitable for long-term investments
In the modern world, artificial intelligence (AI) is applied in many fields, including science and art. Some industries simply cannot operate without its support. The influence of digital assistants also extends to fine arts. Many contemporary artists successfully integrate classical concerts of art and AI in their works. Apart from their vast knowledge of art history, they can also program neural networks. As a result, AI paintings were born. See 4 AI masterpieces that have stolen the hearts of art connoisseurs in our photo gallery