End of graphic chip shortage?

Shortage of graphic chips was for long thought of as one of the most critical problems of the current supply chain industry. The overall sector suffered due to countless other reasons as well. As it turns out, the shortage of these components can finally be over, since the price of graphic chips dropped significantly in the past few days.

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US initial jobless claims grow

The number of Americans submitting new applications for unemployment benefits increased by 29,000, reaching 219,000. The number increased from the five-month low. This was significantly higher than the forecast at 203,000, pointing to a possible easing of labor market conditions.

Higher US jobs numbers

Private businesses in the US created 208K jobs in September 2022 compared to an upwardly revised 185K in August. This was followed after schools reopened and pandemic concerns receded. However, while job growth is stable, it remains below the recent three-month average.

European PMI declines

Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) declines more than expected in Spain, Germany, Italy, and France. As a result, the whole European PMI falls directly due to the aggressive monetary policy adopted by central banks.

German inflation is sky-high

The rate of consumer price inflation in Germany increased to 10.0% year-over-year in September 2022. Inflation surpassed market predictions of 9.4% and marked the highest level since 1951 when it peaked at roughly 11.0%.

PMI falls in several countries

Eurozone Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) fell to 48.9 in September of 2022 from 49.8 in August, and Germany Services PMI also dropped to 45.4 from 47.7. UK Services PMI also falls from 50.9 to 49.2, but France surprises with a rebound from 51.2 to 53.

Beyond Meat COO arrested for battery

Doug Ramsey, the COO of Beyond Meat, was detained this weekend. Ramsey is accused of biting a man’s nose in a parking garage in Arkansas following a college football game. He was lodged in the Washington County jail after being accused of third-degree battery.

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MakerDAO’s big transaction

The so-called decentralized autonomous organization MakerDAO is transferring $500 million worth of the token to fixed-income obligations. These consist of corporate bonds and short-term US Treasuries.

Semtech stock dips 10%

Semtech shares dropped by 10% in a single day. Semtech Stocks are trading lower after the company announced a $250 million convertible senior notes offering. The stock is down 68% so far this year.

US initial jobless claims grow

The number of Americans submitting new applications for unemployment benefits increased by 29,000, reaching 219,000. The number increased from the five-month low. This was significantly higher than the forecast at 203,000, pointing to a possible easing of labor market conditions.

Former Terra employee arrested

After months of investigation, South Korean police have reportedly caught Yoo Mo. He is the first captured person involved in the Terra blockchain ecosystem collapse. Yoo Mo was the head of business and has done market making in his time.

Silver falls by 5% 📉

Silver rose rapidly from $18 to $21 in just a few days, and safe-haven bids propelled this growth. Now silver falls by more than 5% below the $20 mark.

Higher US jobs numbers

Private businesses in the US created 208K jobs in September 2022 compared to an upwardly revised 185K in August. This was followed after schools reopened and pandemic concerns receded. However, while job growth is stable, it remains below the recent three-month average.

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Dow Jones tries to stay above 30,000 USD

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These 5 countries avoided high inflation (at least for now)

Inflation is the hottest topic in 2022, and almost everyone experiences price increases in products and services. However, some avoided this.
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