Tuesday, November 7, 2023

Wednesday's News Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks Falter as Central Banks Dent Rate-Cut Hopes: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Declines Again as Demand Outlook Flashes Bearish Signs

[Reuters] Thousands of civilians flee north Gaza as Israeli troops and Hamas fighters clash

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Israel Latest: G-7 Calls for ‘Pauses’ in War for Hostage Release

[Reuters] Fed report shows US loan officers see tighter credit, weaker demand

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Fed Governor Lisa Cook Says Worsening Geopolitical Tensions Pose Market Risk

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] US 30-Year Mortgage Rate Tumbles by Most in More Than a Year

[Reuters] Liquidity gridlock worsens in US commercial real estate sector

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Endangered FX Funds Double Their Returns Thanks to Carry Trades

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Is Having a Hard Time Wooing Foreign Investors Back

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Ping An Sold Country Garden Stake, Has No Plans for Takeover

[Reuters] Exclusive: China authorities ask Ping An to take controlling stake in Country Garden

[Reuters] Reaction to Reuters report on potential Ping An rescue of Country Garden

[Reuters] China property rescue? Who are Ping An Insurance Group and Country Garden?

[AP] Putin calls for closer Russia-China cooperation on military satellites and prospective weapons

[Reuters] China warns against maritime 'camp' confrontations but stops short of naming US

[Reuters] This year 'virtually certain' to be warmest in 125,000 years, EU scientists say

[Bloomberg] China Warns Estonia on Taiwan Ties as Tension Simmers in Baltic

[WSJ] Why the Fed Shouldn’t Get Credit for the Fall in Inflation

[WSJ] American Airlines Dangles $250,000 Bonuses to Poach FedEx and UPS Pilots

[WSJ] China Is Becoming a Problem for Investors

[FT] US beef prices hit record high as drought threatens cattle herds

[FT] ‘Hot mess’ as Earth heads for warmest year on record in 2023

Tuesday Evening Links

[Reuters] S&P 500, Nasdaq score longest win streak in 2 years on rates view

[Yahoo Finance] Oil prices sink 4% on 'demand destruction' worries, weak China exports

[Reuters] US regulator says it plans to overhaul Federal Home Loan Bank system

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] US Presses China for More Yuan Transparency as Yellen Meeting Looms

[NYT] Automakers Delay Electric Vehicle Spending as Demand Slows

Tuesday Afternoon Links

[Reuters] Wall St regains ground on megacap boost; Fed speakers in focus

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Falls as China Trade Data, Fed Comments Cloud Demand Outlook

[Reuters] Defence minister says Israeli forces in the 'heart of Gaza City'

[Reuters] As shutdown looms, US House Republicans search for stopgap solution

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] US Calls for New Limits to Wall Street Bank Backstop After March Crisis

[Reuters] Fed's Waller calls Q3 US GDP growth a 'blowout,' but newer data suggest slowdown

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] US Labor Market Is Cooling Without Big Losses, Fed’s Waller Says

[Reuters] Fed's Bowman says she expects further policy tightening will be needed

[Yahoo Finance] Millennials are struggling with credit card debt, NY Fed study finds

[CNBC] Credit card balances spiked in the third quarter to a $1.08 trillion record. Here’s how we got here

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] US Wheat Exports Plunge to 20-Year Low as Mississippi River Dries Up