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7:11 a.m. Sept. 17, 2020 - Barrons.com
European Auto Sales Were Terrible in August. Here’s Why the Road to Recovery May Be a Long One. European auto sales fell by around 6% in July. That was pretty decent, but then August was a disaster. Here’s what analysts say could happen next.
4:13 a.m. Sept. 17, 2020 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: The Rise of the Home Office The long wait for normalcy to return, a big day for IPOs, the Fed signals it will keep rates near zero through 2023, and other news to start your day.
1:16 p.m. Sept. 16, 2020 - By Joy Wiltermuth
Stocks end mostly lower after Fed holds interest rates steady near zero, but underscores risks to economic recovery Powell says economic scars of unemployment, foreclosures and evictions a risk without additional fiscal stimulus from CongressU.S. benchmark stock index closed mostly lower Wednesday, after the Federal Reserve said it would likely hold interest rates near zero until at least 2023 given the outlook for inflation and employment in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, but also indicated risks to the economy remain.
5:11 a.m. Sept. 16, 2020 - By Steve Goldstein
The Fed is 'fighting the last battle,' and here are the risks to its new strategyWednesday's meeting might not prove too unsettling to markets, but its new strategy presents big risks to markets, says one veteran Federal Reserve watcher.
7:32 p.m. Sept. 15, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Asian markets inch higher as traders await Fed meetingAsian markets rose modestly in early trading Wednesday, as traders awaited news from the U.S. Federal Reserve later in the day.
11:10 a.m. Sept. 15, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
U.S. tariffs on China are illegal, says World Trade OrganizationA World Trade Organization panel ruled Tuesday that Trump administration tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods are illegal, vindicating Beijing even if the United States has all but incapacitated the WTO's ability to hand down a final, binding verdict.
8:21 a.m. Sept. 15, 2020 - Barrons.com
Biden vs. Trump on the U.S. Economy Both candidates offer starkly different plans if elected president. Expect continued deficits for both.
4:29 a.m. Sept. 15, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Industrial meat is spreading disease, killing workers, ruining the environmentThe reduction of habitats and the skyrocketing number of farm animals increase the possibility of infectious-disease transmission from animals to humans.
4:53 a.m. Sept. 14, 2020 - Barrons.com
America's Trade Chief Has a Bold New Plan. U.S. Companies, Beware. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer's latest trade strategy would effectively end American leadership in promoting open trade.
12:00 p.m. Sept. 11, 2020 - Barrons.com
Sure, the U.S. Can Cut Its Reliance on China. But Is It Worthwhile? China has led the way on “deglobalization” by reducing its reliance on foreign-made goods as well as foreign export markets—at least until the pandemic. That doesn’t mean the U.S. should follow suit, writes Matthew C. Klein.
6:15 a.m. Sept. 11, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
How the pandemic is changing the way Americans commemorate 9/11The anniversary of 9/11 is a complicated occasion in a maelstrom of a year
7:59 a.m. Sept. 9, 2020 - By Barbara Kollmeyer
FTSE 100 climbs, but travel stocks and restaurants drop on worries over new COVID-19 clampdownExpectations of a fresh clampdown in the U.K. as coronavirus cases rise are triggering a selloff in some travel and leisure stocks, while the pound weakens on Brexit negotiations.
12:30 a.m. Sept. 8, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
Trump threatens to 'decouple' U.S. economy from China, accuses Biden of 'treachery'Trump spoke after a New York Times report detailed the former vice president’s longstanding belief that US industries and human rights in China would benefit from boosting China’s economy through trade.
2:48 p.m. Sept. 3, 2020 - By Jake Emen
Good Company: Space for Giants’ Innovative Approach to Protecting WildlifeThe conservation charity launched capsule collections with Net-a-Porter and Gemfields to raise funds to save elephants
3:59 a.m. Sept. 1, 2020 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: Zoom Is Now Worth More Than IBM. Really. Biden condemns rioting, Massachusetts votes in closely watched Democratic primaries, Trump official reportedly wants the U.S. to adopt “herd immunity,” and other news to start your day.
3:25 a.m. Aug. 31, 2020 - Barrons.com
New York City’s Offices Are Empty. How to Gamble on a Recovery. Three REITs —Vornado, SL Green, and Empire State— offer a cheap post-pandemic play.
5:58 a.m. Aug. 30, 2020 - By Quentin Fottrell
‘A toxic scandal’: Ireland becomes a test case on how NOT to battle COVID-19 Ireland’s EU Commissioner for Trade resigned late Wednesday after reports alleging that he did not abide by the rules of his 14-day quarantine period, in addition to attending an 81-person dinner, also directly contravening government guidelinesIreland’s EU Commissioner for Trade resigned late Wednesday after reports alleging that he did not abide by the rules of his 14-day quarantine period, in addition to attending an 81-person dinner, also directly contravening government guidelines
8:14 p.m. Aug. 27, 2020 - By Victor Reklaitis
Trump says Biden’s ‘not a savior of America’s soul,’ but rather the ‘destroyer of America’s jobs’ As RNC ends, president describes Democratic challenger’s record as ‘a shameful roll call of the most catastrophic betrayals and blunders’President Donald Trump’s address, delivered from the White House grounds, caps a four-day, mostly virtual Republican Nation Convention in which speakers went after Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden.
6:30 a.m. Aug. 26, 2020 - Barrons.com
Companies Can't Solve Social Ills Without Coordination Companies are taking on purpose like never before, but without a coordinated focus on larger social problems their efforts will be wasted
6:56 p.m. Aug. 25, 2020 - Associated Press
North Korea’s Kim Jong Un calls for readiness against coronavirus, typhoon Kim urges ‘shortcomings’ in anti-virus campaign be quickly correctedIn a rare display of urgency, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held his third high-level political conference in as many weeks, where he raised alarm about the nation’s coronavirus response and a typhoon forecast to hit the country early Thursday.
11:05 p.m. Aug. 24, 2020 - Associated Press
Global tourism loses $320 billion in first five months of 2020, says UN More than 120 million jobs at risk from pandemic U.N. chief says that in the first five months of 2020, because of the pandemic, international tourist arrivals decreased by more than half and earnings plummeted.
12:33 p.m. Aug. 24, 2020 - By Joy Wiltermuth
Dow ends above 28,000 for first time in 6 months, S&P 500 and Nasdaq clinch new records on coronavirus treatment hopesMajor U.S. benchmarks close near their intraday peaks Monday, after the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite set records at the opening bell, as hopes for a potential COVID-19 treatment bolsters trading for more growth-sensitive sectors that have lagged the rest of the market.
6:29 a.m. Aug. 24, 2020 - Barrons.com
Hong Kong Researchers Report First Known Covid-19 Reinfection Here’s what you need to know about the impact of Covid-19 to navigate the markets today.
5:18 a.m. Aug. 24, 2020 - Barrons.com
As the Fed Prepares to Meet Virtually, the Mechanisms of Monetary Policy Are Breaking Down Central bankers are mandated to do what they can. Unfortunately, that isn't much right now.
11:43 a.m. Aug. 21, 2020 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: Tesla Stock Is Unstoppable Biden accepts Democratic nomination for president, a former top advisor to President Trump faces fraud charges, J&J to launch largest human vaccine trial, and other news to start your day.
5:56 a.m. Aug. 21, 2020 - Barrons.com
Why Dell Stock Can Gain 42%: Portfolio Manager Investing in Dell Technologies right now is a case of “heads I win the jackpot, tails I don’t lose much.”
1:29 p.m. Aug. 17, 2020 - By Abby Schultz
Wine Industry Suffers Amid Sustained Tariffs on EU GoodsRetailers, distributors, and importers are frustrated that their cries to the U.S. Trade Representative weren’t heard
7:30 a.m. Aug. 14, 2020 - Barrons.com
Jason Katz: How I’m Tilting Portfolios Barron’s 60th-ranked advisor nationally shares some actionable ideas on the markets, the impact the election might have and how he built a lucrative niche serving athletes, entertainers and financial pros.
5:13 a.m. Aug. 14, 2020 - By Pierre Briançon
Why it could be more expensive for Scotch whisky drinkers in the U.S. but good news for gin and beer loversIt is worth remembering in this never-ending EU-U.S. dispute that tariffs are first and foremost paid by the consumers of the importing country — which sets a ceiling on how high they can go.
12:18 p.m. Aug. 13, 2020 - Barrons.com
Stocks Close Nearly Flat As Upbeat Jobs Data Fails to Allay Economic Worries Some 963,000 people filed initial claims for unemployment benefits in the latest week, while economists had expected 1.1 million.
7:19 a.m. Aug. 13, 2020 - MarketWatch.com
European stocks dip as trade disputes resurface and stimulus doubts mountEuropean stocks dipped on Thursday despite positive U.S. jobless claims data as trade disputes were thrown back into the spotlight.
5:45 a.m. Aug. 13, 2020 - By Richard N. Haass
The U.S. and China have gone to the brink. Here's how to make sure we don't go over it.The U.S. and China need to communicate better to manage their new adversarial relationship or risk a destructive cold war.
3:49 a.m. Aug. 13, 2020 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: Tesla, Apple, and the Real Power of the Stock Split Uber and Lyft threaten to pull out of California, why a capital-gains tax cut isn’t likely, U.S. maintains tariffs on Airbus and other European goods, and other news to start your day.
3:40 a.m. Aug. 13, 2020 - By Steve Goldstein
U.S. holds tariffs on EU products over Airbus aidThe U.S. said tariffs on European Union products will remain unchanged, despite efforts by Airbus to move into compliance with a World Trade Organization decision over state aid.
3:02 a.m. Aug. 13, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Tapestry shares jump premarket after narrower-than-expected loss and sales beatTapestry Inc. shares jumped 2.9% in premarket trade Thursday, after the parent of the Coach, Kate Spade and Stuart Weitzman brands posted a smaller-than-expected loss and better-than-expected sales for its fiscal fourth quarter. The company swung to a loss of $294 million, or $1.06 a share, in the quarter to June 27, after income of $149 million, or 51 cents a share, in the year-earlier period. The company's adjusted per-share loss came to 25 cents, better than the 56 cents loss per share consensus of FactSet analysts. Sales fell to $715 million from $1.51 billion, but were also ahead of the $670 million FactSet consensus. "While the backdrop remains volatile, it has not changed our long-term objectives," Interim CEO Joanne Crevoiserat said in a statement. "Rather, it has been a catalyst to accelerate our strategic agenda. Through our Acceleration Program, we are transforming into a world-class consumer centric organization that is more agile and data-driven with a digital-first mindset." The company returned to positive growth in Mainland China in the quarter and reopened the majority of its directly owned stores. It ended the quarter with $1.4 billion in cash, including $700 million from a revolving credit facility. The company expects to return to topline growth in the second half of fiscal 2021 and to achieve bottom line growth in fiscal 2021, 2022 and 2023. Shares have fallen 42% in the year to date, while the S&P 500 as gained 4.6%.
1:28 p.m. Aug. 7, 2020 - Barrons.com
The Rival Economic Teams for the Next Administration A Biden administration or a second Trump term would mean some familiar faces at the center of economic policy-making. Here are the likely key players when it comes to the economy.
2:13 a.m. Aug. 6, 2020 - By Ciara Linnane
Teladoc-Livongo $18.5 billion merger is a huge step forward for digital health, analysts say ‘In our view this merger makes all the sense in the world,’ says one analystTeladoc Health Inc. and Livongo Health Inc., have agreed to merge in a deal valued at $18.5 billion to create a company that can serve a spectrum of health needs using virtual care.
7:47 p.m. Aug. 4, 2020 - Associated Press
U.S. sending Azar to visit Taiwan in move likely to enrage China Highest-level visit by U.S. official in 41 yearsThe U.S. says Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar will visit Taiwan in coming days in the highest-level visit by an American Cabinet official since the break in formal diplomatic relations between Washington and Taipei in 1979.
3:52 a.m. Aug. 4, 2020 - Barrons.com
Barron’s Daily: Gold Is Hitting Record Highs. What That Means for the Economy. Trump says U.S. should get paid for a TikTok sale, school reopenings are off to a rocky start, Trump may act alone on relief measures while congressional talks stall, and other news to start your day.
12:57 p.m. Aug. 1, 2020 - Associated Press
Biden eyes major foreign policy shifts if he wins Americans could expect Biden to re-engage with traditional allies. Should former Vice President Joe Biden win the White House in November, America will likely be in for a foreign policy about-face as Biden reverses, dismantles or severely curtails many of President Donald Trump’s most significant and boldest actions.
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