Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Thursday's News Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks Climb as Traders Assess Resolute Fed: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Inches Up as IEA Boosts Demand Outlook on Fuel Switching

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] US Producer Prices Fall for First Time Since Early in Pandemic

[Reuters] U.S. weekly jobless claims rise for second straight week

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Fed Leaders, Unswayed by Softer CPI, See Rate Hikes Into 2023

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China’s Inflation Warning Raises Bar for Further PBOC Easing

[AP] China renews Taiwan threats, island cites 'wishful thinking'

[Reuters] Taiwan rejects China's 'one country, two systems' plan for the island

[Reuters] Heavy fighting near Donetsk as Russia presses offensive in eastern Ukraine

[Reuters] Satellite pictures show devastation at Russian air base in Crimea

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] European Energy Crisis Deepens as Power Prices Reach Records

[Reuters] New Zealand house prices fall on year for first time sine 2011

[Reuters] Wildfires rage, farmers struggle as another heatwave bakes western Europe

[Reuters] Satellite imagery shows Antarctic ice shelf crumbling faster than thought

[Bloomberg] The Snowballing US Rental Crisis Is Sparing Nowhere and No One

[Bloomberg] China Sees Most Covid Cases In Three Months On Beach Town Surge

[NYT] Inflation Cooled in July, Welcome News for White House and Fed

[WSJ] Fed’s Inflation Battle Is Far From Won

[WSJ] OPEC Cuts Oil-Demand Forecasts as Economic Growth Slows

Wednesday Evening Links

[Reuters] Exclusive: U.S. rethinks steps on China tariffs in wake of Taiwan response -sources

[Reuters] Pelosi: U.S. cannot allow China's 'new normal' over Taiwan

[WSJ] Fed Likely to Want Further Evidence of Inflation Slowdown

[FT] Why the Fed is to blame for the boom in zombie companies

Wednesday Afternoon Links

[Reuters] Wall St climbs as signs of cooling inflation ease rate hike bets 

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Food Prices in US Surge Most Since 1979, Keeping Cost of Living High

[Reuters] U.S. inflation eases as the cost of gasoline plunges

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Evans Says Fed Will Likely Raise Rates Into Next Year to Curb Inflation

[MSN/NYT] U.S. Insists It Will Operate Around Taiwan, Despite China’s Pressure

[Reuters] China calls U.S. 'main instigator' of Ukraine crisis

[AP] Rhine River could fall below critical mark, risking industry