Wednesday, November 8, 2023

Thursday's News Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks Up, Bonds Down After Jobless Claims Data: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Claws Back Some Losses After Slumping on Demand Worries

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Markets Price an End to Interest-Rate Hikes Across the World

[Reuters] Displaced pack Gaza hospitals, others flee as Israeli troops and Hamas fighters clash

[Reuters] US forces under fire in Middle East as America slides towards brink

[CNN] US carries out airstrikes in eastern Syria targeting IRGC and Iranian-backed groups’ weapons storage facility

[Reuters] US jobless claims fall in latest week in still-strong labor market

[Reuters] Falling Treasury yields could turn Fed hawkish if financial conditions ease

[AP] Bypassing mortgage rates: Share of US homes bought with cash hits highest level in nearly a decade

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Griffin Says Peace Dividend Over, High Inflation to Last Decades

[Reuters] Investors spurn options hedges as U.S. stock rally crushes fear

[Reuters] BOJ debated groundwork for future easy-policy exit at Oct meeting

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Japanese Funds Buy Most US Debt in Half Year, Pressuring Yen

[Reuters] China's consumer prices back in decline as recovery wobbles

[Reuters] North Korea on Blinken's agenda in Seoul under shadow of Gaza, Ukraine

[Reuters] China tells Britain to stop efforts to 'enhance' ties with Taiwan

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Why the US Can’t Stop Iran’s Lucrative Oil Trade With China

[Bloomberg] ‘No One Is Safe From Climate Change’ After Hottest 12 Months Ever Recorded

[WSJ] U.S. and China to Meet as Shifting Economic Fortunes Alter Relationship

[WSJ] More Executives Vanish in China, Casting Chill Over Business Climate

[WSJ] Surge and Swarm: How China’s Ships Control the South China Sea

[FT] Overdue commercial property loans hit 10-year high at US banks

[FT] Bank of Japan governor warns unwinding ultra-loose policy is ‘serious challenge’

[FT] China’s economy tumbles back into deflation in blow to recovery

[FT] How global chaos has given Kim Jong Un a stronger hand

Wednesday Evening Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Asian Stocks to Climb as S&P 500 Hits Hot Streak: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] US carries out new strikes against facility used by Iran in Syria

[Reuters] Israeli aerial attack targets Syrian military sites -Syrian state media

[Reuters] Hezbollah's anti-ship missiles bolster its threat to US navy

[Reiters] Republican US House Speaker Johnson nears choice on avoiding gov't shutdown

[Reuters] UAW to 'pull out all stops' organizing nonunion automakers

[Reuters] Australia records driest October since 2002 due to El Nino

[Bloomberg] VIX Notches Its Longest Slide Since October 2015: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Bond Sales Are Becoming a Bigger Deal for Stocks Than US Jobs Data

Wednesday Afternoon Links

[Reuters] Wall St slips as investors assess cbank comments

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Treasury 10-Year Yield Declines to 4.5% After Sale: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Brent Oil Dips Below $80 Amid Economic Concerns, Ample Supply

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Israel Latest: G-7 Backs Pause, Houthis Say They Downed US Drone

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] WeWork Creditors Brace for Losses as Bankruptcy Case Starts

[Reuters] US companies' debt cushion smallest since Q1 2021 :BofA

[FT] The coming wave of business bankruptcies

[FT] Central bankers adamant rates will remain high, as markets bet on cuts