- A 112% increase in risk of diabetes.
- A 147% increase in cardiovascular events.
- A 90% increase in death due to cardiovascular events.
- A 49% increase in death due to any cause.
The data are flowing in on U.S. home prices, and the conclusion is uniform - home values are rising, and that presents problems for first-time buyers.
Gold futures could benefit from a weakening global trade environment.
After some good news on corporate earnings and more hints of a Federal Reserve rate hike, stock futures are steady. But the big U.S. election looms in three weeks.