Closing Bell

Closing Bell: Stocks Soar, Inflation Easing & Legendary Value Investor Bill Miller's Top Picks 1/6/23

Episode Summary

Stocks staging a big rally after the December jobs report showed wage growth is slowing, giving investors optimism that inflation may be cooling. Apollo Global Management Chief Economist Torsten Slock says this is a clear indication of a soft economic landing and should force the Federal Reserve to pause its interest rate hikes. Legendary Value Investor Bill Miller reveals his top stock picks for the new year and why he is still bullish on Bitcoin despite the collapse in cryptocurrencies following FTX's failure. Plus, the big stock he just took a larger short position in. And the CEO of Clear, which provides security screening at airports and stadiums, discusses the outlook for travel demand.