Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Wednesday Evening Links

[Reuters] Disney helps lift Dow, S&P to records; Nasdaq dips

[Reuters] Dollar falls against yen, Swiss franc on new trade concerns

[CNBC] US-China trade talks are getting held up because of disagreements on a number of issues

[WSJ] U.S.-China Trade Talks Hit Snag Over Farm Purchases

[Reuters] US-China trade talks hit snag over agriculture purchases, other issues, according to report

[Reuters] U.S. government posts $134 billion deficit in October

[AP] Fed’s Powell sees steady growth, signals pause in rate cuts

[Reuters] Fed's Powell takes old-school view on U.S. borrowing capacity

[Reuters] Fed chief Powell pushes back on negative interest rates

[Reuters] Fed chief Powell says 'sustained expansion' likely for U.S. economy

[Reuters] U.S. household debt in four charts

[Reuters] U.S. inflation firms on rising healthcare, energy costs

[Bloomberg] U.S. Household Debt Rises for 21st Quarter Lifted by Mortgages

[WSJ] Fed’s Powell Signals Comfort With Current Interest-Rate Stance

Wednesday's News Links

[AP] Global stocks sink after Trump threatens more China tariffs

[Reuters] Gold rises as trade uncertainty hurts risk appetite

[Reuters] U.S. consumer prices increase more than expected in October

[AP] Powell to testify before Congress as Fed pauses rate cuts

[Reuters] NY Fed accepts $77.09 bln in overnight repo bids

[Reuters] Exclusive: U.S. manufacturing group hacked by China as trade talks intensified - sources

[Reuters] U.S. House prepares stopgap bill to fund government through December 20: aide

[Reuters] Protesters blockade universities, stockpile makeshift weapons as chaos grips Hong Kong

[Reuters] China says Taiwan scaremongering with attack talk

[Reuters] Breakdown of trust in financial system deepens crisis in Lebanon

[Bloomberg] U.S. Core Inflation Unexpectedly Decelerates as Rents Cool

[Bloomberg] Minister Warns of ‘Unthinkable’ Consequences: Hong Kong Update

[Bloomberg] India’s Headline Inflation Breaches Central Bank’s Threshold

[Bloomberg] Global Pollution Is Rising Again and Won’t Peak Before 2040

[NYT] Subzero Interest Rates Are Luring Insurers to Risk

[WSJ] Tariffs on China Imports Emerge as Hurdle to Trade Deal

[WSJ] Fed Weighs Rate Pause; Questions on Fiscal Policy Remain