Markets Embrace Optimism After Best Week of 2019 [Video]
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Markets Embrace Optimism After Best Week of 2019 [Video]

Via Yahoo Finance Jun.10 — Kathy Jones, chief fixed income strategist at Charles Schwab, Krishna Memani, OFI chief investment officer at Invesco, and Chris Harvey, head of equity strategy at Wells Fargo Securities, discuss a return of market optimism sparked by trade and the Federal Reserve. They speak with Bloomberg’s Jonathan Ferro on “Bloomberg Markets:...

Trump is ‘perfectly happy’ to hit China with new tariffs if Xi meeting doesn’t go well, Mnuchin says
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Trump is ‘perfectly happy’ to hit China with new tariffs if Xi meeting doesn’t go well, Mnuchin says

Via Yahoo Finance U.S. President Donald Trump walks with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin in Washington, U.S., April 21, 2017. More U.S. President Donald Trump will make a decision about whether to slap China with more tariffs after meeting with his Chinese counterpart later this month in Japan. That’s according to U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin,...

iOS 13 will show locations where apps have tracked you
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iOS 13 will show locations where apps have tracked you

Via Yahoo Finance Apple will be big on privacy in iOS 13, and that includes the data collected after you’ve granted permission. Beta testers at 9to5Mac and elsewhere have discovered the upcoming release (and iPadOS) will occasionally pop up detailed panels asking if you want to retain the level of location sharing you have for...

Tesla will soon downgrade software on the entry-level Model 3
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Tesla will soon downgrade software on the entry-level Model 3

Via Yahoo Finance The earliest customers who pulled the trigger on Tesla’s entry-level Model 3 may want to enjoy their car’s features to the fullest over the coming days. Those early vehicles shipped with unlocked software that effectively gave owners access to the more expensive Standard Range Plus car. Eventually, the company started shipping Model...

China warns tech firms against cooperating with US trade ban
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China warns tech firms against cooperating with US trade ban

Via Yahoo Finance China is determined to fight the US ban on Huawei through any means possible, and that might include scaring the companies required to honor that ban. New York Timessources report that Chinese officials have warned that they could face retaliation if they cooperate with Trump administration trade restrictions. They could face “permanent...

This chart suggests Treasury yields are months away from bottoming because of a ‘persistent’ inflation downturn
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This chart suggests Treasury yields are months away from bottoming because of a ‘persistent’ inflation downturn

Via Yahoo Finance Economic forecaster Lakshman Achuthan sees a bearish trend unfolding that should keep Treasury yields at multi-year lows longer than Wall Street anticipates. Achuthan, co-founder of the Economic Cycle Research Institute, builds his case on a single chart showing forward looking inflation measures. His major takeaway: Inflation is in a downturn, and it’s...

Big tech’s antitrust fears give investors a rare chance to buy Facebook, Amazon on the cheap
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Big tech’s antitrust fears give investors a rare chance to buy Facebook, Amazon on the cheap

Via Yahoo Finance FAANG stocks displayed at the Nasdaq. More Washington’s apparent assault on big tech companies like Alphabet, Facebook and Amazon could be a blessing in disguise for investors as they present a massive buying opportunity. Alphabet and Facebook shares fell 3.4% and 2.3%, respectively, for the week. Amazon was up 1.6%, but lagged...

‘We’re at an impasse’ with China, says Canadian Finance Minister Morneau
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‘We’re at an impasse’ with China, says Canadian Finance Minister Morneau

Via Yahoo Finance Canadian Minister of Finance William Morneau speaks at the World Bank Group/International Monetary Fund Annual Meetings in Washington on October 12, 2017. More Canadian Finance Minister Bill Morneau said his country has hit “an impasse” in its relationship with China following the last few months of diplomatic tension. Relations between the two...