Are Equities an Inflation Hedge?
Are Equities an Inflation Hedge?

A recent CFA Institute article debates the case for equities as an inflation hedge. “Since operating businesses can increase their prices at will, the theory holds, they can mitigate the…

Bill Ackman is Hedging the Pandemic Again
Bill Ackman is Hedging the Pandemic Again

After turning $27 million into $2.6 billion earlier this year by hedging against the pandemic, billionaire investor Bill Ackman placed a similar (although somewhat smaller) bet in early November after…

Copper Better Hedge than Gold

While gold has been the popular inflation hedge over the past ten years, copper was a better bet according to a recent Bloomberg article. “While data show that broad community…