Thursday, February 17, 2022

Friday's News Link

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks Reverse Gains on Ukraine Tension: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Gold Price Pushes Above $1,900 as Ukraine Crisis Spurs Haven Demand

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Retreats Below $90 With Bumper Rally Starting to Ease Out

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] U.S. Says Russia Massed Up to 190,000 Personnel: Ukraine Update

[CBS] Shelling intensifies in eastern Ukraine amid concern Russia's creating a pretext for an invasion

[Axios] Separatist leaders in eastern Ukraine order evacuation of civilians to Russia

[AP] In Ukraine’s volatile east, a day of shelling, outages, fear

[CNN] The latest on the Ukraine-Russia border crisis

[CNBC] January home sales jump 6.7% despite a record low supply

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] JPMorgan Quants Say Sudden Earnings Gloom Spells Market Trouble

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Meta’s Stock-Market Wipeout Is Unmatched in the Megacap Era

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Crisis in China’s Property Industry Deepens With No End in Sight

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Builders Miss More Deadlines as Yango Fails to Pay Coupons

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Property Stocks Gain; Yango Misses Deadline: Evergrande Update

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Inflation Augurs New Era of Central Bank Currency Tensions

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stakes Rise for Nuclear Talks Ahead of Munich: Iran Snapshot

[WSJ] Shelling Escalates Along Front Line Separating Ukraine and Pro-Russia Separatists

[WSJ] Frackers Hold Back Production as Oil Nears $100 a Barrel

Thursday Evening Links

[CNBC] Stock futures are flat after Dow suffers its worst day of the year

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks Tumble, Bonds Rally in Flight-to-Safety Bid: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Bitcoin Falls Below $41,000 as Russia-Ukraine Tensions Weigh

[CNN] US says Russia plans to manufacture justification for war

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] U.S. Ramps Up Ukraine Warnings as Russia Denies Invasion Plans

[Reuters] Fed's Mester: rates should rise faster than after Great Recession

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] A $2.2 Trillion Crunch Time Looms for Traders Loaded With Stock Hedges

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] U.S. Junk-Bond Fund Exits Reach $16.7 Billion in Six-Week Rout

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Fertilizer Markets Roiled by Belarus Potash Force Majeure

[Reuters] Emerging Asia’s Central Banks Are Running Out of Room to Wait

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] How China Beat Out the U.S. to Dominate South America

[FT] Tett: Regulators have cryptocurrencies in their sights

[FT] ECB chief economist shifts inflation stance to signal policy ‘normalisation’

Thursday Afternoon Links

[Reuters] Gold jumps, stocks stumble as Ukraine crisis deepens

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Rally Pauses as Curve Shows One of the Tightest Markets Ever

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Treasuries Gain on Haven Demand That Pulls 10-Year Below 2%

[Reuters] U.S. says war appears imminent after shelling on Ukraine front line

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Blinken Offers Lavrov Meeting as Tensions Spike: Ukraine Update

[Reuters] Russia expels No. 2 American official in Moscow; U.S. weighs response

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Fed Traders Have Dialed Back Bets on a Supersized March Hike

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Mortgage Rates in U.S. Soar to 3.92%, Highest Since May 2019

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] U.S. Housing Starts Drop 4.1% in First Decline in Four Months

[Fortune] The spring 2022 housing market will absolutely crush buyers—Zillow says home prices to spike 22%

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] California Records Driest January in 38 Years