Monday, October 4, 2021

Tuesday's News Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] U.S. Stocks Rise as Energy, Tech Stocks in Demand: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Asia Stocks Slide as Markets in Korea, Japan Head for Correction

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Junk Bonds Sink on Wider Payment Stress: Evergrande Update

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Extends Gain After Hitting 7-Year High as OPEC+ Stays Course

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Specter of Treasury Rout Comes at Grim Time for EM

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Europe’s Gas and Power Surge to Records as Supply Concerns Flare

[Reuters] U.S. trade deficit widens more than expected in August

[Reuters] What to watch for market stress as the U.S. debt ceiling deadline nears

[Reuters] China property sector default woes deepen amid Evergrande disquiet

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Chinese Property Developer Fantasia Misses Debt Payments

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China’s Developers Priced for Meltdown as Contagion Risk Spreads

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Scrutiny Intensifies on Federal Reserve After Trades Revealed

[Reuters] Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness drops after 6 months, study shows

[Reuters] A month after Ida's landfall, Louisianians decry 'Third World' conditions

[CNBC] China needs coal, and Australia has it. But something’s standing in the way

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Orders Banks to Ramp Up Funding to Boost Coal Output

[Reuters] Taiwan says needs to be on alert to 'over the top' China

[Reuters] Taiwan president warns of 'catastrophic' consequences if it falls to China

[Reuters] Japan signals more active role on China's tough stand on Taiwan

[NYT] Energy Prices Spike as Producers Worry Over Pandemic and Climate

[NYT] The End of a ‘Gilded Age’: China Is Bringing Business to Heel

[NYT] Fears of a ‘Bottleneck Recession’: How Shortages Are Hurting Germany

[WSJ] Stock Selloff Spreads From U.S. to Global Markets

[WSJ] SEC’s Gensler Aims to Save Investors Money by Squeezing Wall Street

[FT] The debt ceiling: can the US avert a disastrous default?

Monday Evening Links

[CNBC] Stock futures rise slightly after a tech-driven sell-off on Wall Street

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks to Drop as Commodities Fan Inflation Fears: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Surges to Highest Since 2014 as OPEC Maintains Supply Hike

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Commodities Index Hits Record as World Rebound Meets Shortages

[Reuters] Wall Street slammed by rotation out of Big Tech 

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Schumer Says He’ll Try to Advance Debt Ceiling This Week

[CNBC] U.S. will use all steps necessary to defend its economic interests against China, top trade official says

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Biden Warning Ratchets Up Jitters: Debt Ceiling Anxiety Tracker

[Reuters] Fed says watchdog to review policymakers' trading activity for lapses

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Worst California Oil Spill in 27 Years May Be From an Anchor

[Reuters] Cryptocurrencies post inflows for 7 straight weeks, led by bitcoin - CoinShares data

[The Hill] Taiwan preparing for possible war with China

[WSJ] Empty Buildings in China’s Provincial Cities Testify to Evergrande Debacle

Monday Afternoon Links

[CNBC] Dow sheds 400 points as investors ditch technology stocks, Nasdaq drops 2.5%

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Surges to Highest Since 2014 as OPEC Pledges to Hike Supply

[Reuters] Exclusive-Commodity traders face big margin calls as gas prices soar

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] October’s Historic Volatility on Display With Stocks Whipsawed

[Reuters] Biden can't promise U.S. won't breach debt limit without Republican help

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Fed’s Bullard Sees Inflation Risks as Americans Adjust to Prices

[Reuters] Fed's Bullard: U.S. businesses having no problems raising prices

[Reuters] U.S. factory orders gain steam as manufacturing keeps humming

[Reuters] France, Spain urge pan-European response to energy price surge

[FT] China steps up air incursions into Taiwan buffer zone after US-led drills