Can Earnings Offset The Fed?

The Fed is expected to raise interest rates .75 basis points later today. (Photo by ANDREW … [+] CABALLERO-REYNOLDS / AFP) (Photo by ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images Key Takeaways Microsoft and Alphabet Miss Less Badly Than Feared FOMC Rate Decision Looms More Big Name Earnings Coming There are two ways…

Russia’s Tax Revenue Roller Coaster

Rise in gasoline prices concept with double exposure of digital screen with financial chart graphs … [+] and oil pumps on a field getty Since its invasion of Ukraine on February 24, the Russian government has denied access to a lot of financial statistics, but the data we can see show that Russia’s tax revenue…