Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Tuesday Afternoon Links

[BloombergQ] Stocks, Dollar Rally as Powell Touts Strong Growth: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] Dollar higher after Powell deflects trade concerns

[Reuters] Oil steadies on U.S. stockpile forecasts, Venezuela worries

[BloombergQ] Jerome Powell Hints at a Little Trouble With the Curve

[Reuters] WTO's credibility, survival at risk as trade war looms: experts report

[WSJ] Powell Says Fed Should Keep Gradually Raising Interest Rates

[FT] There’s a bigger worry in China than trade tension

[FT] Federal Reserve should continue raising rates gradually, says Powell

[FT] Yield on 3-month Treasury bills hits 2% for first time since 2008

Tuesday News Links

[Reuters] World stocks slip on oil as focus turns to Fed

[BloombergQ] Fed’s Powell Says Gradual Rate Hikes Are the Best Path ‘For Now’

[Reuters] China's June home prices accelerate to near two-year high

[BloombergQ] Warnings of Market Complacency Are Growing Louder 

[BloombergQ] Trade War Imperils World Growth as IMF Sees ‘Complacent’ Markets

[Reuters] China still confident of hitting 2018 growth target despite slowdown, trade risks

[NYT] As Tensions With U.S. Worsen, Europe Courts New Partners

[NYT] Latest Sign of China’s Slowdown: A Technology Cash Crunch

[WSJ] Fed’s Powell on Capitol Hill: What to Watch

[WSJ] Emerging Markets Sour on Dollar Debt Amid Currency Volatility

[WSJ] The Dark Side to Rising Consumer Spending

[WSJ] Big Tech’s Growth Comes With a Big Bill

[FT] PE firms raise money at fastest pace since 2006