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Smartphone market confirms major recession underway – 6th consecutive quarter of falling sales

The smartphone market has now been in decline for 5 years. And whilst the Fed would clearly love to get stocks racing to the moon again, history suggests that Apple’s CFO is likely to be right when auggesting that cost control, not innovation, is likely to be key for the future.

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US stocks set for long-term decline as Fed pivots to focus on “Putinflation”

Markets have returned to the 1970s. They have to cope with “Putinflation”, recession, rising interest rates and energy prices – as well as geopolitical and nuclear risk. Unfortunately, today’s traders do not even have the experience of the 1960s as a guide, having lived in a different world for 20 years.

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