Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Tuesday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Earnings Spur Stocks as Trade Woes Take Back Seat: Markets Wrap

[CNBC] 2-year yield hits highest level since 2008 after Fed official says he sees more inflation ahead

[Bloomberg] Oil Steadies as Risk of Mideast Strife Ebbs Before OPEC Meeting

[CNBC] Tax cut riches have gone to execs and investors over workers by nearly 3-to-1 margin

[CNBC] How a trade war with China could hurt the tech industry

[Bloomberg] Goldman Bond-Trading Bounce Not Enough to Get Investors on Board

[Bloomberg] Morgan Stanley Warns Markets the Best Times May Be Near an End

[Bloomberg] Fed's Williams Says Inverted Yield Curve Powerful Recession Sign

[CNBC] We're in new chapter of Cold War with Russia: Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta

[WSJ] Fallout From Sanctions Against Russia Fuels Commodities Rally

[WSJ] Trump’s Establishment Picks Show Support for Fed Status Quo

[WSJ] Israel Conferred With U.S. on Strike in Syria to Target Iranian War Gear

Tuesday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Stocks Get Boost From Earnings as Treasuries Fall: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] U.S. Housing Starts Top Forecasts on Multifamily Construction

[Reuters] As trade spat grows, China hits U.S. sorghum imports with hefty deposit

[CNBC] Treasury Secretary Mnuchin: Trump tweet was 'warning shot' to China on currency

[Reuters] China c.bank cuts reserve requirement by 100 bps for most banks

[Bloomberg] China’s Economic Growth Remains Robust Amid Strong Retail Sales

[Reuters] China March industrial output up 6.0 percent, misses expectations, January-March investment growth slows

[Bloomberg] Euro-Area Engine Sputters as German Downturn Risk Sharpens

[Bloomberg] Draghi's High-Class Problem Rears Its Head as ECB Views Exit

[Bloomberg] Powell’s Inner Circle Takes Shape With Clarida as Fed’s No. 2

[Bloomberg] U.S. Cuts Off China's ZTE From American Tech for Seven Years

[Bloomberg] China May Be Set for Rare Property Defaults, Neuberger Says

[Reuters] Tech giants remain most crowded trade for third month running: BAML survey

[UK Telegraph] Macron warns of European 'civil war' over growing East-West divide

[NYT] China’s Economy Grows, and Its Trade Gap With the U.S. Widens

[FT] China adopts carrot-and-stick approach in trade dispute with US

[FT] Russia targeting millions of web users in west, warn US and UK

[FT] Political tides stymie European nations’ debt reduction efforts