On this page is a compound annual growth rate calculator, also known as CAGR. It takes a final dollar amount as input, along with a time frame and starting amount. The tool automatically calculates the average return per year (or period) as a geometric mean. The Compound Annual Growth Rate Calculator Using the Calculator Starting […]
Every once and a while I like to check in on the market’s inflation predictions. This is for my own personal curiosity, and possibly to entertain you, dear reader. You’ll be interested to know that inflation expectations have tempered somewhat over the last few weeks; it all goes to show that throughout all of the howling on raising debt ceilings and mudslinging in politics, the market still believes in the general stability of the United States dollar. My method is the classic “subtract real treasury yields from the yield curve rates”. All information is available at the U.S. Treasury’s web site.