Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Wednesday's News Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks Rise, Dollar Erases Gain on Inflation Data: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] Stocks and bond yields inch higher after wild tech reboot

[Reuters] Oil rises on OPEC+ supply restraint and brighter economic forecast

[Reuters] U.S. consumer prices increase solidly in February

[Reuters] U.S. House set for final approval of $1.9 trillion COVID-19 bill in early win for Biden

[CNBC] Mortgage refinance demand plunges 43% from a year ago, as higher interest rates take their toll on borrowers

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Producer Prices Jump, Adding to Global Inflation Risks

[Reuters] China February factory prices roar back, consumer deflation ebbs

[CNBC] Microsoft’s big email hack: What happened, who did it, and why it matters

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Death of 60/40 Portfolio Makes Returns Tougher for Wealth Funds

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Asia’s Biggest Rate-Hike Bets Mount in India as Swaps Surge

[Bloomberg] Republican Senator Sees ‘Day of Reckoning’ on Debt After Biden Stimulus

[Bloomberg] China Appears to Ban ‘Stock Market’ From Social Media Search

[NYT] Xi’s Gambit: China Plans for a World Without American Technology

[WSJ] Crowded Bet Against 10-Year Treasury Hits Repo Market

[WSJ] Flood of New Debt Tests Bond Market

[WSJ] Volatility Hits the Sizzling SPAC Market

[WSJ] Massive Hacks Linked to Russia, China Exploited U.S. Internet Security Gap

[FT] Why inflation is at risk of overshooting the Fed’s comfort zone

[FT] Biden turns to infrastructure as stimulus bill nears the finish line

[FT] Will the bond market sell-off push the ECB to step up stimulus?

[FT] Taiwan’s chip industry under threat as drought turns critical

Tuesday Evening Links

[CNBC] Stock futures inch higher in overnight trading after Nasdaq’s best day since November

[Reuters] Asian stocks set to follow Wall St rally but China worries grow

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Deepens Retreat After Recent Rally Flashes Technical Warning

[Reuters] Yellen says Treasury to get aid to cities, states in 'quickest way possible'

[Reuters] One in three Americans on unemployment benefits struggle to pay for food, housing - survey

[CNBC] Inflation may have been warming up in February, but it could be hot by May

[Reuters] Australia's central bank dismisses rate hike talk, cements lower-for-longer rate view

[AFP] Top US commander fears Chinese invasion of Taiwan by 2027

Tuesday Afternoon Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Nasdaq Jumps Most in 4 Months in Risk-On Revival: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Crude Falls After Earlier Rally Triggers Technical Warning Signs

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Meme Stock Revival Drives Millions of Trades in Tiny Stocks

[CNBC] Covid live updates: Pfizer vaccine neutralizes Brazil and U.K. Covid variants, lab study finds

[Politico] Soaring home prices are starting to alarm policymakers

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Republican Senator Sees ‘Day of Reckoning’ on Debt After Biden Stimulus

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] White House Hasn’t Ruled Out Democrat-Only Infrastructure Plan

[Reuters] Analysis: Brazil markets, on shaky foundations, rocked by Lula bombshell