Friday, November 16, 2018
australia

Australia Worried About Chinese Investment

The Most China-Dependent Economy Isn't So Keen on Chinese Money Source - Bloomberg Australia, the developed world’s most China-reliant economy, offers a natural destination for billions of dollars of investment from its largest trading partner. There’s just one hurdle -- the Australians...
rent

It’s Getting Harder to Pay the Rent in America

A senator's plan to build 400,000 affordable units over 10 years is just a drop in the bucket. Source - Bloomberg It's been more than 15 years since Congress increased funding for the Low Income Housing Tax Credit, the government's primary method for...
Microsoft

Microsoft In Talks To Purchase Yahoo Inc.

Microsoft meets with private equity over Yahoo deal Source - Reuters Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) executives are in early talks with potential Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) investors about contributing to financing to buy the troubled Internet company, a person familiar with the situation...
oil

Oil and Tech Rally on Wall Street Sends Stocks Soaring

Stocks climb cautiously as oil, tech stocks rally ahead of ECB meeting Source - Market Watch U.S. stocks climbed modestly Wednesday afternoon, shrugging off a turn lower, as a rally in oil prices and sharp advances in energy and tech stocks...
market

Coal Is Losing the Battle for the U.S. Market

Coal Is Losing the Battle for the U.S. Market — Badly Source - Bloomberg So much has changed in the market since September. Just five months ago, coal and gas were neck and neck for their share of U.S. power generation....
stocks

US Stocks At 7-week High

U.S. Stocks Rally With Emerging-Market Assets as Crude Tops $34 Source - Bloomberg U.S. stocks rallied to a seven-week high after data indicated manufacturing in the world’s largest economy may be stabilizing, while optimism that central banks from Asia to Europe...
stocks

U.S. Stocks Slip as China Stimulus Boosts Commodities

U.S. Stocks Slip as China Stimulus Boosts Commodities; Yen Jumps Source - Bloomberg U.S. stocks failed to hold onto a monthly gain after two weeks of advances, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index turning negative in afternoon trading. Fresh stimulus...
yuan

China fixes yuan at four-week low despite pledge

China's central bank on Monday fixed its rate for the yuan currency at a four-week low, data showed, despite comments by chief Zhou Xiaochuan that there was no basis for further depreciation. Source - Yahoo Finance The People's Bank of China...

BREAKING NEWS

Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Entire Address Book

Source: The Intercept Hit App Sarahah Quietly Uploads Your Entire Address Book Sarahah, an app that lets people sign up to receive anonymized, candid messages, has...