Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Wednesday Evening Links

[Reuters] Banks stifle Wall Street rally following dovish Fed statement

[CNBC] 10-year Treasury yield dives to the lowest in a year after Fed says no more rates hikes

[CNBC] Dollar slammed by dovish Fed; pound remains weak

[Bloomberg] Banks Sink the Most in 2 Months, Bearing the Brunt of Fed's Dovish Turn

[Reuters] U.S. oil prices rise above $60 per barrel on tightening supply

[Reuters] Fed sees no rate hikes in 2019, sets end to asset runoff

[CNBC] Here’s what changed in the new Fed statement

[CNBC] Trump says China tariffs could stay in place for a ‘substantial period of time’ as trade deal develops

[Bloomberg] Trump Says Tariffs Will Stay Until China Complies With Deal

[Bloomberg] El-Erian: Why the Fed Solidified Its Policy U-Turn

[Bloomberg] Fed Gives Markets What They Want, Not Deserve

[CNBC] A growing list of companies from FedEx to BMW are warning about the world economy

[Reuters] Levi Strauss valued at $6.6 billion as IPO prices above target

[AP] Survey: Top CEOs report weaker economic outlook for 1Q

[Reuters] 'Golden cross' for stocks doesn't always glitter

[Reuters] France threatens to reject May's Brexit delay request

[WSJ] Fed Keeps Interest Rates Unchanged; Signals No More Increases Likely This Year

[WSJ] Trump Says Tariffs on Chinese Goods Will Stay for ‘Substantial Period of Time’

[WSJ] The Fed Plays It Safe

[FT] Fed’s caution surprises government bond market

[FT] A ‘very, very’ patient Fed: What analysts are saying

Wednesday's News Links

[Reuters] Longest stocks rally of the year stumbles ahead of Fed

[Reuters] Treasuries -Yields drop with Fed meeting results imminent

[Reuters] Fed's balance sheet plan, economic outlook under microscope

[CNBC] The market could be setting itself up for a letdown from Wednesday’s Fed decision

[AP] Crutsinger: Fed is likely to stay ‘patient’ and project fewer rate hikes

[Reuters] U.S. mortgage requests hit two-month high as borrowing costs fall

[SCMP] China Seeks to Avoid Fate of Japan in US Trade War Deal

[Wharton] U.S. Debt: Is It the Calm Before the Storm?

[Reuters] Abe describes BOJ's inflation goal as means to spur growth

[Reuters] BOJ policymakers disagree on next policy move as risks mount

[Reuters] Japan factory mood hits weakest since 2016 as trade rifts bite: Reuters Tankan

[Reuters] Asian business sentiment lingers near three-year low as trade war drags: Thomson Reuters/INSEAD

[CNBC] Chinese companies are defaulting on their debts at an ‘unprecedented’ level

[CNBC] FedEx just warned the whole globe is slowing

[NYT] What You Need to Know About Wednesday’s Fed Meeting

[WSJ] Five Things to Watch at the Fed’s March Meeting

[WSJ] Investors Fret Over Fed Rate Path Amid Mixed Data