Sunday, March 8, 2020

Sunday Evening Links

[CNBC] Dow futures tumble more than 1,000 points as all-out oil price war adds to coronavirus stress; 10-year Treasury yield drops below 0.5%

[CNBC] Oil plummets 30% as OPEC deal failure sparks price war

[CNBC] Japan stocks drop more than 4%, Australia shares plummet beyond 5% amid oil price war

[CNBC] Putin just sparked an oil price war with Saudi Arabia — and US energy companies may be the victims

[Reuters] U.S. stock futures tumble at open on coronavirus contagion fears

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: US cases top 500 as Oregon joins list of states declaring emergencies

[AP] Anxiety grips companies across the world as virus spreads

[Reuters] U.S. financial regulators start contingency planning as virus reaches Washington

[Reuters] Investor fears rise over recession, bear market as coronavirus spreads in U.S.

[UK Guardian] Leaked coronavirus plan to quarantine 16m sparks chaos in Italy

[Reuters] Saudi Arabia locks down Qatif region, suspends schools over coronavirus

[Bloomberg] Oil Crashes, U.S. Stock Futures Plunge in Asia: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Crazy Start to Currency Trading Gives Hint of Markets in Crisis

[Bloomberg] Debt-Default Showdown Looms as Lebanon Freezes Eurobond Payment

[FT] US economy is dangerously dependent on Wall Street whims

Sunday's News Links

[Reuters] Mideast Stocks - Equity markets plunge after OPEC deal collapses

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: Washington state weighs mandatory measures to contain outbreak

[Reuters] Alarmed Italy locks down north to prevent spread of coronavirus

[Reuters] Lebanon hopes debt talks could be wrapped up within nine months: minister

[Reuters] Turbulent markets test U.S. retail investors as coronavirus fears rage

[Reuters] U.S. financial regulators start contingency planning as virus reaches Washington

[Reuters] Saudi Arabia slashes April crude oil prices after OPEC’s supply pact collapsed

[Bloomberg] JPMorgan Sees ‘Early Signs’ of Stress on Credit and Funding

[Bloomberg] Private Equity at Crossroads as Rout Offers Deals, Curbs Lending

[Financial Times] Oil price war spells danger for US junk bonds