Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Tuesday Evening Links

[BloombergQ] Asia Stocks Drop; U.S. Futures Rise on China News: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] China says confident it can clinch trade deal with U.S. as doubts grow

[Reuters] Wall St drops 3 percent on trade and economic worries

[BloombergQ] U.S. Stocks Battered by Trade, Yield Concerns: Markets Wrap

[BBC] Pound drops to 2017 lows after government contempt vote

[Reuters] Trump says if no China trade deal possible, 'I am a Tariff Man'

[CNBC] China is reportedly 'puzzled and irritated' by Trump administration's words of triumph after trade truce

[CNBC] The White House's muddled message on Trump's China trade truce is another headache for markets

[CNBC] The 'yield curve' explained and whether it really is a barometer for the economy and markets

[BBC] Theresa May suffers three Brexit defeats in Commons

[MarketWatch] Fed’s Williams: ‘Strong’ outlook for 2019 calls for continued interest-rate hikes

[CNBC] Pompeo gives Russia an ultimatum: 60 days to comply with nuclear weapons treaty or US will leave

[WashingtonPost] Uncertainty surrounds White House agreements on trade with China, North America

[WSJ] Dow Tumbles Nearly 800 Points as Trade Jitters Return

[WSJ] Trump Shows Willingness for Tariffs Amid Optimism on China Talks

[WSJ] Chinese Dumped $1 Billion of U.S. Real Estate in Third Quarter, Extending Recent Retreat

[FT] Trump’s breakthrough China deal mired in confusion

[FT] Theresa May suffers double defeat on Brexit deal

[FT] Flattening yield curve stirs US recession fears

[BloombergSub] The Trump-Xi Truce Questions That Are Leaving Markets Flummoxed

[BloombergSub] Nine Reasons for the Sell-Off in U.S. Stocks

Tuesday's News Links

[BloombergQ] Stocks Drop as Trade Hopes Fade; Curve Flattens: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] China stock bounce short-lived as growth, trade worries resurface

[Reuters] Dollar weakens as U.S. bond yields fall, trade truce supports riskier currencies

[Reuters] U.S. Treasury yields extend decline, 2-yr/10-yr spread at new 11-year low

[Reuters] As Trump touts trade war truce, China holds its tongue

[BloombergQ] Trump's Advisers Struggle to Explain Deal He Says He Cut With Xi

[Reuters] OPEC works on deal to cut output, still needs Russia on board

[CNBC] The thing the bond market most feared is starting to happen

[Reuters] White House seeks to end subsidies for electric cars, renewables

[Reuters] Britain's May launches high-stakes parliamentary debate on Brexit plan

[BloombergQ] ECB Shouldn't Wait Too Long to Normalize Policy, Weidmann Says

[BloombergQ] Chasing This $1.4 Trillion Prize May Cause Distress

[WSJ] Cash Is a Star in Rocky Year for Global Markets