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Kevin Simpson breaks down Etsy and eBay’s first quarter results, with shares reaching fresh 52-week lows on Thursday. Etsy posted a beat on top and bottom line, but guidance disappointed. eBay shares also saw weakness linked to its guidance cut.

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Simpson called dividend growth “the true hedge against inflation.” For many investors, high inflation is a new phenomenon, and we’re at an early stage of the counter-cycle of rising interest rates that can create a difficult environment for the broader stock market.

Watch: Kevin Simpson on Cheddar TV

U.S. markets opened higher to kick off the second quarter, despite a miss on the March Jobs Report. The economy added $431,000 in the month, slightly lower than the $490,000 analysts had expected. The unemployment rate also ticked down to 3.6% from 3.8%. Kevin Simpson, Founder & Chief Investment Officer, Capital Wealth Planning joined Cheddar’s Opening Bell to discuss.

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Kevin Simpson joins Oliver Renick to discuss how investors can combat inflation, especially through the use of dividend stocks.

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The chances of a recession are higher than Goldman Sachs’s 35% projection, according to Capital Wealth Planning’s Kevin Simpson, who said the Russia-Ukraine war and oil prices increase those odds.