Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Wednesday's News Links

[Reuters] Global stocks, U.S. dollar sink as investors rethink 'Trump trade'

[Bloomberg] Dollar Troubles Persist as Yen Gains Amid U.S. Political Turmoil

[Bloomberg] Here's How Markets Are Reacting to News of the Trump-Comey Memo

[Bloomberg] Caution Reigns as U.S. Politics Takes Center Stage: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Gold Shines as Trump's Mounting West Wing Troubles Hurt Dollar

[Bloomberg] ECB’s Stimulus Exit Might Be Slower Than You Think

[CNBC] Mortgage volume drops 4.1% in latest week as younger buyers bail out

[Bloomberg] Comey Memo Could Thrust Trump Into a Deeper Legal Quagmire

[Washington Post] The Latest: McCain compares Trump crises to Watergate

[The Hill] GOP nears total exasperation with Trump

[WSJ] Stocks, Dollar Fall Amid Turmoil in Washington

[WSJ] White House Turmoil Puts the GOP Agenda at Risk

[Reuters] South Korea's Moon says 'high possibility' of conflict with North as missile crisis builds

Tuesday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Risk Off With U.S. Political Concern Center Stage: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] S&P 500 ends flat; retail earnings mixed

[Reuters] Atlanta Fed raises U.S. second-quarter GDP growth view above 4 percent

[Bloomberg] Seven Banks Said to Be Focus of Mexico Bond Collusion Probe

[Bloomberg] Here’s Where Hedge Funds Invested in the First Quarter

[WSJ] A Tightening Fed Triggers Unease in the U.S. Bond Market

[Reuters] North Korea missile detected by THAAD, program progressing faster than expected: South

[NYT] Focus Turns to North Korea Sleeper Cells as Possible Culprits in Cyberattack