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Trump tariffs would be bad for the entire global auto industry, says Moody’s
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 17:21:56 GMT
President Donald Trump’s threat to slap 5% tariffs on imported cars and car parts would be a credit negative, not just for the U.S., but for every segment of the global auto industry, from car makers, to parts suppliers, dealers and transportation companies.
Key Words: China won’t turn the other cheek in trade flap, warns President Xi
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 17:19:37 GMT
Remark by Chinese president rings familiar to anyone conversant in the strategies of Trump mentor Roy Cohn.
The Tell: Here’s why the highest-flying tech stocks can’t escape trade-war worries
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 17:18:05 GMT
Until now, investors in highflying tech stocks largely ignored escalating trade tensions. That can’t continue, says one economist.
Market Extra: Capex is starting to ramp up, but will it make a difference for stocks?
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 17:04:45 GMT
Are U.S. stock-market investors pinning their hopes on a factor that may ultimately have a limited impact on price moves?
The Conversation: Here’s how Atul Gawande and the Amazon-Berkshire-JPMorgan health-care venture could slash costs 15%-20%
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 16:57:31 GMT
Cut out the middleman — pharmacy benefit management companies, insurance brokers and even insurers. Negotiate package prices. Hire your own clinicians.
Market Extra: ‘Death cross’ appears in gold for first time since 2016, even as stock market slumps
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 16:54:35 GMT
A bearish chart pattern has materialized in gold, indicating that the embattled asset is likely to extend a recent downtrend that has dragged it to its lowest level in , even as signs of global uncertainty have intensified.
The Ratings Game: Campbell Soup shares soar 9.5% on Kraft takeover talk, but analysts don’t think it’ll happen
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 16:54:32 GMT
Campbell Soup Co. shares jumped 9% in Monday trading after reports that Kraft Heinz Co. is interested in a takeover, but analysts don’t think a deal will take place.
Called to Account: Investors who paid attention to GE’s accounting saw trouble coming
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 16:50:03 GMT
General Electric Co.’s decline over the last year feels, to quote Ernest Hemingway, like it came slowly, then all at once, but investors who were paying attention to its financial reporting over the years shouldn’t be surprised.
EU tariffs hit Harley-Davidson where it hurts
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 16:49:28 GMT
Harley-Davidson’s stock tumbles after the motorcycle maker said it would have to eat the “substantial” costs of the tariffs imposed by the European Union over the short term, but it planned to move some production overseas to ease the burden over the long term.
Highflying tech stocks hammered by China, valuation fears
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 16:39:31 GMT
Some of the hottest technology stocks on the market suffered a sudden reversal Monday morning, amid reports of new efforts to block Chinese investment in and purchasing of U.S. tech.