Chinese Easing, Europe Data Shocks, Palo Alto Earnings

investing.com By Geoffrey Smith Investing.com --- A modest bit of monetary easing in China triggers a short-covering bounce in the U.S., but stocks are still on course for their lowest weekly close since March 2021. President Joe...

Global bond funds post biggest weekly outflow in over three months

investing.com - Global investors massively cut their positions in bond and equity funds in the week ended May 18 on concerns of inflation and that rising interest rates will lead to recession. According to Refinitiv Lipper,...

Global markets in "unambiguous contrarian buy territory"

investing.com LONDON - The trillions wiped off global markets in recent weeks has triggered a contrarian 'buy' signal from BofA's closely-followed 'Bull & Bear' sentiment indicator, while emerging markets are seeing their...

Global economy on the brink of recession, IIF says

medium.com The global economy is “teetering on the brink of recession” as the war in Ukraine, Covid-19 lockdowns in China and a hawkish US Federal…Continue reading on Medium »

Global bond funds post biggest weekly outflow in over three months

reuters.com Global investors massively cut their positions in bond and equity funds in the week ended May 18 on concerns of inflation and that rising interest rates will lead to recession.

Cracks in US Economy Start to Show as Recession Warnings Mount

yahoo.com Paul Samuelson once quipped that Wall Street had predicted nine out of the last five recessions. The late Nobel Prize-winning economist said Wall Street has been wrong on nine of the past five. The current recession...

European shares rally as China central bank stimulus lifts recovery hopes

investing.com - European shares opened higher on Friday, as hopes of an economic recovery in major trading partner China were bolstered by more central bank stimulus, but a gauge of regional shares was set to end the week lower on...

Marketmind: Batten down the hatches

investing.com A look at the day ahead in markets from Saikat Chatterjee. Markets are starting to buckle in a week where the world's top central bank issued its most dire warning yet on the need to kill surging inflation, just as...

Asian Stocks Up, Sentiment Steadies but Chance of Further Volatility Remains

investing.com Japan's Nikkei 225 was up 0.84% by 10:11 PM ET (2:11 AM GMT) South Korea's KOSPI rose 1.46% and in Australia, the ASX 200 rose 0.94%. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index jumped 1.51%.The People’s Bank of China held the...

Traders are lining up to short the British pound with a possible recession on the horizon

cnbc.com Traders are increasingly taking short positions against the British pound as the U.K.'s cost of living crisis begins to bite.

Live with less:' NC economist says 50-50 chance of recession in 2022

wral.com North Carolina economist says 50-50 chance of recession in 2022. Prices are up and the stock market is making people nervous. Supply chain issues are causing delays and higher costs. Job availability is also so high...

Gold Down, Set for First Weekly Gain Since April Over Growth Concerns

investing.com By Gina Lee Investing.com – Gold was down on Friday morning in Asia but set for its first weekly gain since mid-April 2022. The dollar retreated from two-decade highs and growing concerns over U.S. economic growth...

Asian Stocks Up, Sentiment Steadies but Chance of Further Volatility Remains

investing.com By Gina Lee Investing.com – Asia Pacific stocks were up on Friday morning, with U.S. futures also climbing higher as a measure of calm returned to markets. However, concerns of an economic slowdown and China’s...

The Fed Has Crossed The "Hard Landing" Rubicon So How High Will It Hike? One Bank Crunches The Numbers

zerohedge.com The Fed Has Crossed The "Hard Landing" Rubicon So How High Will It Hike? One Bank Crunches The Numbers One month ago, a SocGen strategist calculated something remarkable: at a time when the Fed is...

68% Of CEOs Say Fed Policy Is About To Trigger A Recession

zerohedge.com 68% Of CEOs Say Fed Policy Is About To Trigger A Recession No matter how many Tom Lees and Marko Kolanovics CNBC wants to roll out to try and play things off like everything is fine, most CEOs - who...