Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Wednesday Evening Links

[BloombergQ] Tech Decline Overrides U.S.-China Trade Optimism: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] U.S. officials have reached out to China for new trade talks: sources

[MarketWatch] Fed’s Beige Book finds pockets of weaker growth

[Reuters] China Aug new loans fall as cooling economy makes both banks, borrowers wary

[BloombergQ] Dalio Says U.S. Two Years From Downturn 

[WSJ] U.S. Proposing New Round of Trade Talks With China

[WSJ] Why Florence Is Dangerous for Insurers

[WSJ] Median Household Income Rose 1.8% in 2017, Census Bureau Figures Show

[FT] Fed’s Brainard says short-term rates may rise above longer-term estimates


Wednesday's News Links

[BloombergQ] Stocks Mixed as Euro, Pound Fall; Bonds Advance: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] Asia stocks slip to 14-month lows on simmering trade worries

[Reuters] Italian bond yields rise as tensions over budget resurface

[Reuters] Trade war takes a heavy toll on Chinese stocks, and investors

[Reuters] U.S. producer prices post first drop in one-and-half years

[BloombergQ] Markets See Highest Chance Yet of Two More Fed Hikes in 2018

[CNBC] Rates are about to hit a key level that could cause trouble for stocks

[CNBC] The Fed is trying to finally get back to 'normal' after the crisis, but skeptics doubt it truly can

[BloombergQ] PBOC Resumes Injections After 15-Day Halt Drives Up Money Rates

[BloombergQ] Argentina Holds Rate At World-High 60 Percent To Fight Inflation

[BloombergQ] Erdogan Names Himself Turkey Wealth Fund Chairman in Shakeup

[BloombergQ] How Merkel Might Name Draghi's Successor as a Consolation Prize

[Reuters] Russia starts biggest war games since Soviet fall near China

[NYT] As Elkhart, Ind., Goes, So Goes the Nation, and Elkhart Is Nervous

[NYT] Emerging Markets Are Busting, Again

[WSJ] The Epicenter of the Housing Bust Is Booming Again. (That’s a Warning Sign.)