With the Russia-Ukraine war showing no signs of slowing, you may want to consider dividend-paying defense stocks.
All on expectations global defense spending will only rise in response.
Crises create opportunity.
Look at oil prices for example.
There’s no easy way to put this.
While stocks are pushing higher, there are still plenty of catalysts that could send the markets into a tailspin. For example, COVID variants are still making the rounds. We have sky-high inflation, and a hawkish Federal Reserve. Mid-term elections are nearing.
Higher inflation has been rough on us all.
We’ve seen it in oil, natural gas, and food prices.
In December, for example, the consumer price index (CPI) was up 7% year over year — the fastest since 1982, according to The Wall Street Journal.