Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Wednesday News Links

[Reuters] Wall St. gains as Apple, Boeing take focus off coronavirus

[Reuters] Buoyed by company earnings, world markets look past virus

[Reuters] Gold gains as virus concerns linger, investors await Fed

[Reuters] Oil gains amid assessment of China virus impact, possible OPEC supply cuts

[Reuters] Fed likely to keep interest rates on hold, focus on balance sheet

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: Coronavirus outbreak tops 6,000 cases in China, exceeding SARS epidemic

[AP] Airlines suspend China flights, cut services on virus fears

[Reuters] U.S., Japan pull nationals from China virus city, huge economic hit forecast

[Reuters] U.S. goods trade deficit widens as imports rebound

[CNBC] Weekly mortgage applications surge over 7% as rates fall on coronavirus fears

[CNBC] Boeing posts first annual loss in more than two decades

[MSN] Coronavirus: China has quarantined 50 million people. Experts worry that might backfire

[AP] In snub to US, Britain will allow Huawei in 5G networks

[Bloomberg] Virus Blow to China’s Economy to Be Worse than SARS, Nomura Says

[Bloomberg] Asia’s Foreign Bond Bid Matches China’s ‘Savings Glut’ Era Peak

[Bloomberg] BOJ Board Members Hint at Rising Concern Over Negative Rates

[Bloomberg] Vietnam’s Inflation Surges to 6-Year High, Exports Plunge

[Bloomberg] China Accuses U.S. of ‘Ill Intentions’ in South China Sea

[FT] US energy ‘junk’ bonds hammered by oil plunge

Tuesday Evening Links

[Reuters] Wall Street rebounds as Apple surges ahead of earnings

[Reuters] China's Hubei province, center of virus outbreak, confirms 25 new deaths

[CNBC] White House tells airlines it may suspend all China-US flights amid coronavirus outbreak

[CNBC] US budget deficit to break $1 trillion in fiscal 2020, CBO says

[CNBC] Coronavirus, repo market and the reserve rate: What to watch this week from the Fed

[Reuters] United cancels flights to China as Facebook, others avoid travel on virus fears

[MSN/LA Times] Tears, fear and panic grip China as coronavirus spreads

[Bloomberg] CBO Boosts Economic Growth Forecast, Sees $1 Trillion Deficit

[Bloomberg] Richmond Fed Manufacturing Gauge Surges to Best Level Since 2018

[Bloomberg] It’s the Worst Start to the Year for Carry Traders Since 2015

[WSJ] Reasons Abound for Markets to Worry About the Election

[WSJ] Fed Adds $84.7 Billion in New Money to Markets, But Overall Liquidity Stable

[FT] US budget deficit forecast to blow out by mid-century