Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tuesday Evening Links

[Reuters] Global stocks, dollar and yields slip on North Korea jitters; gold up

[CNBC] Conservatives draw battle lines in debt-ceiling fight

[CNBC] Market thinks Fed could hold off on rate hikes for another year — at least

[CNBC, Olick] Buyers 'fight over scraps' in ever-pricier housing

[CNBC] Warning signs appear to crop up beneath market’s surface

[Bloomberg] U.S. Consumer Confidence at Second-Highest Level Since 2000

[Bloomberg] Here's Why the Yen Remains a Safe Haven After a Rocket Passes Over Japan

[Bloomberg] Bitcoin's Epic Rise Leaves Late-1990s Tech Bubble in the Dust

[FT] Investors wary of central bankers’ soothing taper talk

Tuesday's News Links

[Bloomberg] U.S. Stocks Pare Losses as Korea Concern Eases: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Gold Jumps on Haven Demand as N. Korea Lobs Missile Across Japan

[Reuters] Trump says 'all options on the table' after North Korea fires missile over Japan

[Bloomberg] This Is How North Korea's Latest Salvo Coursed Through Markets

[CNBC] 'Unprecedented, serious and significant threat': Japan's prime minister on North Korea missile launch

[CNBC] South Korean President Moon tells military to toughen up, orders show of 'overwhelming' force

[MarketWatch] Home price gains were hot in June as Seattle sizzled, Case-Shiller says

[Bloomberg] BlackRock Finds $5 Trillion Industry Is Now Riskier Than in '08

[Bloomberg] EU's Juncker Slams U.K. on Brexit as Fractious Talks Resume

[FT] Trump rejected China steel offer his officials backed

[Reuters] Iran rejects U.S. demand for U.N. inspector visit to military sites