Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Japan 10-Year Yield Hits Zero for First Time in Five Months

[Bloomberg] U.S. Stocks Fall as Goldman Earnings Disappoint: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Treasuries Rise; Yields Fall to Lowest Levels of 2017

[Bloomberg] Industrial Metals Are Diving

[Bloomberg] Pound Surges to 4-Month High After Snap Call for U.K. Election

[Bloomberg] Canada Puts Housing Speculators on Notice as Toronto Prices Soar

[Bloomberg] George Calls for Fed’s Balance Sheet to Shrink on ‘Autopilot’

[Bloomberg] Goldman Sachs Cools on Long-Dollar Trades as Reflation Wanes

[Bloomberg] Follow $17 Trillion of Fund Money to See Cracks in Trump Trade

[Bloomberg] Home Prices in ‘Drum-Tight’ Toronto Surge by Most on Record

[Washington Post] On North Korea, Trump administration talks tough but hopes to avoid war

[NYT] How Trump’s ‘Hire American’ Order May Affect Tech Worker Visas

[FT] Interview with Steven Mnuchin

[FT] China bank overseer launches ‘regulatory windstorm’

Tuesday's News LInks

[Bloomberg] U.S. Stocks Down as Goldman Earnings Disappoint: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] Chinese Stocks Are Unnerving Investors Again as Losses Steepen

[CNBC] US housing starts total 1.215M in March vs. 1.25M starts expected

[Reuters] Goldman Sachs profit misses estimates on trading weakness

[CNBC] Stocks, bonds diverge over whether Trump will be able to deliver on tax reform, stimulus

[Reuters] British PM May calls for early election to strengthen Brexit hand

[CNN] French election: Le Pen, Macron... or Mélenchon?

[Bloomberg] Iron Ore Ignores China Data, Index as Decline Accelerates: Chart

[Bloomberg] China's Booming Dollar Bond Market Faces Threat From Within

[Bloomberg] China Home Prices Rise in More Cities as Buyers Beat Curbs

[Bloomberg] U.S. Firms in China Face Worst Conditions in Decades: AmCham

[Reuters] China March outbound direct investment slumps 30.1 percent as capital curbs bite

[Bloomberg] Don't Bet China Will Bail Out Wealth Products, Fund CEO Says

[Reuters] Greek debt must be sustainable for IMF to join bailout: Lagarde

[Bloomberg] Australia's Central Bank Says Housing Market Risks Are Rising

[FT] Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un and the risk of nuclear miscalculation

[FT] Key market indicators to watch in French presidential election