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China's holdings of U.S. government bonds fell by $16.7 billion in January to $1.168 trillion, the lowest since July 2017, according to the widely watched Treasury International Capital Report. The report ...
President Trump agrees to meet with North Korea’s Kim Jong-un by May while making no concessions in advance of the first talks between the heads of state of the two countries. Italy’s newly-elected populist leader castigates the euro, Brussels, Germany’s dominance over the European Parliament, and the Brexit negotiations being spearheaded by Brussels, France and Germany. Last week was another week of headline-fueled misdirection, highlighted by the resignation of President Trump’s Senior Economic Advisor Gary Cohn, the official signing of the previously announced tariffs on steel and aluminum, the announcement of Trump’s willingness to meet with North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un and a blockbuster February Employment Report.
President Trump’s tariff talk provides market bears the confidence and conviction to push equity markets sharply lower. In the case of the S&P 500 (^GSPC, SPY), that support was found at its 200 day moving average.
The most important chart you need to know today is the yield curve. Over the past year, short-term rates have surged while long-term rates have held steady, sending the yield curve to its flattest levels in a decade. Now Morgan Stanley analysts predict the curve will be completely flat by 2018.
Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith talks with Vincent Reinhart, chief economist of Standish Mellon Asset Management, about Fed Chairman Jay Powell's testimony on capital hill, the potential for four rate hikes in 2018 and how he will be received on Wall Street.
Alan Valdes, director of floor operations at Silverbear Capital, joins Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the latest in the markets.
Keith Bliss of Cuttone and Company joins Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the latest market moves.
Yahoo Finance’s Rick Newman speaks to Alexis Christoforous on how the markets did better in Obama’s first year in office than in Trump’s.
Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith discusses the latest market action with Jared Blikre live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Rick Newman, Melody Hahm and President of Heritage Capital Paul Schatz discuss why Trump's economic rating has slid downhill.
An analyst says that the ISM Manufacturing Index is above 60 and that that typically marks peak growth and is a warning for deceleration. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Andy Serwer, and Melody Hahm discuss the possibility of a market correction before the year is over.
Investors are looking over their shoulder. That’s because today is the 30th anniversary of "Black Monday," which is considered the worst day in history for the U.S. stock market. That's when the S&P plunged 20.5% and the Dow tumbled more than 22%. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Myles Udland and Seana Smith figure out if we at risk of this happening again?
Bitcoin has been on a tear. The cryptocurrency cracked $5,000 last week and has not looked back. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Justine Underhill, and Myles Udland discuss why people continue buying Bitcoin despite many powerful leaders, including Warren Buffett, coming out against the cryptocurrency.
There has been a flurry of Asian companies going public on U.S. exchanges. In fact, this is the busiest year of IPOs from Asian firms in the US since 2010 and the pace may keep up through the end of next year. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous and Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer figure out why the Nasdaq and New York Stock exchange are targeting these Asian companies.
We've been hearing a lot of warnings from Fed officials about frothy markets and for good reason. Easy borrowing conditions and low rates have led us to record highs in stocks. While the Fed looks dead set on raising rates, it could be setting itself up for a tricky situation, one that has historically led to recession. Yahoo Finance's Justine Underhill has more at the charts.
The September jobs report will be released tomorrow morning. Many economists are expecting the numbers will be heavily skewed by the hurricanes. Alan Valdes, Director of Floor Operations at Silverbear Capital, tells us what investors should be watching.
Donald Trump wants to start rebuilding island by “wiping out” its $70 billion debt to the United States. Yahoo Finance’s Jen Rogers, Andy Serwer, and Rick Newman discuss what this would mean for the global economy.
It's called the land of the free but is anything really free in this world? Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Andy Serwer, and Dan Roberts discuss the true costs of living in America.