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Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:17:19 EDTAny investors who think the failure of health-care reform was somehow a positive because it cleared the way for tax reform may be about to be rapidly disabused of that notion.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:14:44 EDTIn late 2013, oil was range trading, U.S. drillers were ramping up and China was entering a tightening cycle—much like today. Six months later, the oil market collapsed.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:32:01 EDTU.K. stress tests this year will measure how banks will weather a pound crisis and sharply higher interest rates. That should give a clear view of the risks in U.K. lenders’ recent rush into unsecured consumer lending, which has kept the U.K. economy humming since the Brexit vote.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:10:20 EDTBank owned by big insurer Ping An is exposed to the plunge in China Huishan Dairy’s shares.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:11:25 EDTForward guidance was a useful tool to reassure markets that rates would stay low for a long time. But now policy is tightening, the potential for market confusion has risen.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:03:12 EDTBanks haven’t felt pressure to raise deposit rates in response to Federal Reserve interest-rate increases, but that will eventually change.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:04:02 EDTOPEC and its oil exporting ally Russia could feel pressure to extend or deepen output cuts now that most of the post-November gains have faded.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:04:49 EDTSoftware maker PTC has said its shift to a subscription model is attracting new customers, but its numbers look different from others that have undergone similar transitions.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:12:10 EDTThe demise of the American Health Care act should please investors for now. However, the risks of changing health policy have shifted rather than evaporated.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:29:07 EDTFundamental drivers can still move bank shares higher.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:34:41 EDTGameStop hopes new consoles will attract more people to its stores, but the retailer must grapple with an increasing shift to digital downloads and gamers buying fewer titles.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:14:49 EDTSomething unusual in Credit Suisse’s earnings deserves investors’ attention.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:23:31 EDTInvestors should spare a thought for the conventional wisdom that dominated the market in 2010 when the Affordable Care Act was up for debate.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:00:58 EDTEurope is still a collection of “what-if” scenarios for investors in terms of politics. But the question investors need to weigh up is: what if the eurozone economy is really motoring?
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:18:28 EDTReading the label isn’t enough for picking funds. You may need to go into the ingredients list, too.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:19:19 EDTChina’s short-term borrowing costs are surging again. This time round, the problem has become even more complex.
Sun, 26 Mar 2017 12:51:57 EDTMercedes-maker Daimler has outperformed BMW in recent years, but the companies’ contrasting electric-vehicle strategies could mark a new turning point.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 01:58:18 EDTAmerican meat exporters such as Tyson and Cargill may be licking their chops in the face of Brazil’s meat scandal. But WH Group, the biggest seller of pork in China, looks especially well positioned.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 22:18:55 EDTWhether China’s most valuable company can keep getting bigger depends on whether it can sell advertising as effectively as Facebook. So far it is progressing well, but expectations are also rising fast.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:39:55 EDTThe European Central Bank is demanding lenders deal with their bad loans. But a proposal for a continentwide bad bank seems unlikely to be the solution.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 13:27:49 EDTBig advertisers will likely return, but growth deceleration can still sting Google.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:19:52 EDTPresident Donald Trump’s tough stance on immigration may be about to put many American companies in a pinch.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:41:24 EDTNike’s scale gives it a long-term competitive advantage, which should help it win back market share.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 13:12:19 EDTFalling hepatitis C revenue has dented giants such as AbbVie and Gilead but created a rare bargain in biotech Enanta
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:44:01 EDTThe U.S. now needs to live up to investor expectations, while Europe needs to avoid political pitfalls.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:50:43 EDTFaltering expectations for Trump hurt U.S. markets but have helped ignite simultaneous rallies in Chinese equities, real estate and debt—for now.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 23:34:42 EDTCulling its iPad line speaks to Apple’s need to boost memory and drive service revenue.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:55:33 EDTWith Republicans’ health-care overhaul threatening to chew up the legislative calendar, their tax-reform plans risk getting pushed back.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:18:43 EDTBiogen avoids a hit to best selling drug but growth issues persist.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:16:58 EDTWarning signs continue to accumulate in the auto-finance industry.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:26:58 EDTFresh allegations regarding international money laundering show how difficult it is for banks to catch suspicious transactions in their midst.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 05:53:58 EDTThe sky didn’t fall for markets after U.S. and U.K. political shocks in 2016, but the French elections present a more serious challenge.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:00:56 EDTMeitu, maker of selfie apps in China, beats Snap once Chinese traders step in.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 13:08:39 EDTCar lease volumes in the U.S. have risen rapidly over the past two years for Japan’s big three car makers. That could spell danger.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 17:40:20 EDTCanada’s oil sands are being shunned in favor of shale by investors but present bargains for companies and investors with patience.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:15:19 EDTEli Lilly’s disclosure on net drug prices should help reduce public and political pressure on the industry.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 14:15:11 EDTThe chip maker’s high multiple is nerve-racking, but Nvidia’s business is firing on all cylinders.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 10:41:02 EDTVodafone in India faces a classic disrupter problem: What do you do when your competitor gives your product away for free?