Friday, December 27, 2019

Friday Evening Links

[Reuters] S&P 500, Dow eke out records; Nasdaq win streak ends

[AP] Japan revises Fukushima cleanup plan, delays key steps

[Bloomberg] Gold Registers Best Week Since August After Rally Gathers Pace

[Bloomberg] Bizarre Fortunes Flourish as World’s Richest Gain $1.2 Trillion

[NYT] Stocks Are on the Verge of the Best Year Since 1997

Friday's News Linsk

[Reuters] Wall St. hits another record as investors cheer China data

[Reuters] Oil hits three-month highs as strong U.S. consumer spending underpins growth hopes

[Reuters] Copper touches near 8-month high on China data and trade deal hopes

[Reuters] Fed accepts $25.80 bln at overnight repo operation

[Reuters] China’s corporate borrowing soars and cash flows deteriorate, independent survey shows

[Reuters] Japan's output, retail sales fall, signaling economic strains

[Reuters] ECB's Holzmann: Return to positive interest rates in 2020 unlikely

[Reuters] Deepening negative rates would do more harm than good: ex-BoJ deputy governor Mutoh

[Bloomberg] The ‘Fire and Ice’ Decade That Changed Everything on Wall Street

[Bloomberg] Gold Heads for Best Week Since August After Rally Gathers Pace

[WSJ] Rank-and-File Workers Get Bigger Raises

[FT] Trades to forget: the big market slip-ups of 2019

[FT] Hedge funds record best year since 2013 but still trail market