Monday, April 1, 2019

Tuesday's News Links

[Reuters] Wall Street takes a breather, Walgreens slumps on profit warning

[Reuters] Oil rises on Iran sanctions threat, Venezuela shutdown

[Reuters] U.S. core capital goods orders slip in February, shipments unchanged

[BBC] Brexit: What just happened?

[CNBC] Manhattan real estate sales fall for sixth straight quarter — longest losing streak in 30 years

[Bloomberg] Trend-Following Quants Taste Comeback Powered by Bond Mania

[Reuters] U.S. disaster aid won't cover crops drowned by Midwest floods

[Politico] Congress fears Trump could stumble over next fiscal cliff

[WSJ] U.S. and Chinese Manufacturing Stabilize, While Europe Lags Behind

[WSJ] Official Says White House Stands Behind Stephen Moore’s Fed Nomination

[WSJ] Big Banks Reach for Small Deals as Merger Boom Slows

[WSJ] What’s Driving Turkey’s Markets Wild, in Seven Charts

[FT] Erdogan’s stumbles bring him to a fork in the road

Monday Evening Links

[Reuters] Upbeat data pushes Wall Street higher

[Reuters] Oil rises to 2019 highs as demand outlook improves

[Bloomberg] U.S. Treasuries Drop by the Most in 3 Months

[Reuters] U.S. 3-month bills sold at lowest interest rate since late January

[Reuters] British parliament weighs forcing May into a softer Brexit

[CNBC] Nearly 5 million homeowners can now save money on their mortgages

[MarketWatch] Why Corporate America’s profits are set to drop

[Bloomberg] Leveraged Loans See Best Quarter Since 2010

[Bloomberg] San Francisco Fed Says Banks Could Weather a Big Hit to Housing

[CNBC] There’s a retirement crisis in America where most will be unable to afford a ‘solid life’

[Reuters] Forex traders fret as sleepy markets slow to calmest in years

[Reuters] Erdogan on track to lose Turkey's biggest cities in shock poll upset

[Reuters] Venezuelans plan protests over power and water as rationing looms