Pressure From Beijing, Looming Vacancy Tax Will Force Hong Kong's Developers Into Faster And Cheaper Project Launches, Say Analysts

Pressure From Beijing, Looming Vacancy Tax Will Force Hong Kong's Developers Into Faster And Cheaper Project Launches, Say Analysts

The looming tax on unsold flats and a series of Chinese state-media commentaries citing unaffordable housing as a factor in the protests rocking Hong Kong have put the city's developers under pressure, say analysts Developers may price new projects at 10 to 20 per cent below the prevailing secondary market price, said Lung Siu-fung of CCB International Securities

Hong Kong Airlines To Reduce Number Of Flights As Protests Take Toll On Carriers

Hong Kong Airlines To Reduce Number Of Flights As Protests Take Toll On Carriers

Nearly one in 10 tickets on stricken airline no longer available under major flight cancellation programme Carrier's financial woes compounded by weeks of demonstrations suffocating passenger demand

Trade War: Chinese Delegation Head To Washington To Step Up Talks

Trade War: Chinese Delegation Head To Washington To Step Up Talks

Finance Vice-Minister Liao Min leads Chinese negotiation team for first time Discussions prepare the way for top-level talks in October

Trump Says Oil-Price Rise 'Not a Problem,' Iran Appears Behind Saudi Attack

Trump Says Oil-Price Rise 'Not a Problem,' Iran Appears Behind Saudi Attack

U.S. still must find out definitively who was behind the attack on the Saudi oil complex, the president said. He said the U.S. would consult with Saudis, their neighbors and with Europe.

Market of the Week: Dr. Copper

Market of the Week: Dr. Copper

Copper has rallied over the past few weeks but slipped on Monday following weak Chinese economic data.

Dow Finishes Down as Oil Spikes Following Attacks on Saudi Oil Facilities

Dow Finishes Down as Oil Spikes Following Attacks on Saudi Oil Facilities

Stocks finished down, ending the Dow's eight-day winning streak, after oil prices surge the most in more than two decades following an attack on two key Saudi Arabian oil facilities.

Still Time to Buy Energy Stocks on Oil Surge?

Still Time to Buy Energy Stocks on Oil Surge?

Crude oil prices are rocketing higher. Here's how to trade energy stocks from this point.

William Morris Agency Parent Endeavor Plans to Raise About $712M in IPO

William Morris Agency Parent Endeavor Plans to Raise About $712M in IPO

The company plans to offer 19.4 million common shares at $30 to $32 each, according to an SEC filing.

5 Sectors for Investors to Watch

5 Sectors for Investors to Watch

Need some sector recommendations? Here's what two experts are watching.

How To Find Value in a Market Rotation

How To Find Value in a Market Rotation

Investors, do you want to know how to find value in a market rotation? This expert weighs in.

Blackstone Looking to Buy and Lease Back Iconic Vegas Casinos from MGM - Report

Blackstone Looking to Buy and Lease Back Iconic Vegas Casinos from MGM - Report

Blackstone is 'in advanced talks' to buy and lease back the Bellagio and MGM Grand Las Vegas casinos from MGM Resorts, a report says.

Lyft and Uber Shares Rise on HSBC Upgrade

Lyft and Uber Shares Rise on HSBC Upgrade

The ride-sharing stocks are upgraded to buy from hold on valuation after a recent selloff.

How Will Oil Play Out In the Market? This Expert Weighs In

How Will Oil Play Out In the Market? This Expert Weighs In

Art Hogan, Chief Market Strategist at National Securities weighs in.

Jim Cramer: No Pain at the Pump for Consumers

Jim Cramer: No Pain at the Pump for Consumers

Worried about how you might be hit at the pump?

Trading Oil After Drone Strike Sends Prices Rocketing

Trading Oil After Drone Strike Sends Prices Rocketing

Crude oil prices are flying higher on Monday after a drone strike overseas. Here's how to trade it from here.

Jim Cramer: How Investors Should Approach Oil Right Now

Jim Cramer: How Investors Should Approach Oil Right Now

Need some advice about oil?

Foxconn Billionaire Terry Gou Drops His Bid For Taiwan's Presidency

Foxconn Billionaire Terry Gou Drops His Bid For Taiwan's Presidency

In a surprise statement, Guo said he would not join the competitive race after losing the nomination from the opposition, China-friendly Kuomintang party The possibility of Gou running as an independent emerged two months ago after he lost the KMT primaries

Weighing the Evidence of the Trading Action

Weighing the Evidence of the Trading Action

Where is this market headed?

Jim Cramer: Three Companies to Buy After the Saudi Arabia Oil Attacks

Jim Cramer: Three Companies to Buy After the Saudi Arabia Oil Attacks

Need some buying recommendations?

Probability of Two Fed Rate Cuts Falls as Optimism on US China Trade Deal Rises

Probability of Two Fed Rate Cuts Falls as Optimism on US China Trade Deal Rises

Trade war optimism lifted stock last week. Monday, stocks fell as the chances the Fed cuts rates twice in 2019 dropped considerably.

Jim Cramer: Why the Market Should Be Down More Because of Oil

Jim Cramer: Why the Market Should Be Down More Because of Oil

Jim Cramer says that, in the old days, the market would have been down more.

Jim Cramer Breaks Down What Investors Need to Know About Oil, BP

Jim Cramer Breaks Down What Investors Need to Know About Oil, BP

Jim Cramer has some thoughts on oil and BP.

HP Shares Slide on UBS Downgrade, Price Target Cut

HP Shares Slide on UBS Downgrade, Price Target Cut

HP stock fell Monday after an analyst from UBS downgraded the personal computer company to neutral from buy and cut his price target to $20 from $26 a share.

Apple iPhone 11 Already Looks to Be Seeing Strong Demand: Analyst

Apple iPhone 11 Already Looks to Be Seeing Strong Demand: Analyst

Sales in China also appear encouraging.

Combination Of Lands Resumption Ordinance, Protests Will Adversely Affect Hong Kong Developers, Analyst Says

Combination Of Lands Resumption Ordinance, Protests Will Adversely Affect Hong Kong Developers, Analyst Says

Some of Hong Kong's biggest private developers hold about 100 million sq ft in farmland, one of the easiest sources of new plots Henderson Land, city's second-biggest developer, has the largest holding of 45 million sq ft

Moody's Downgrades Outlook For Hong Kong Amid Ongoing Protest Turmoil But City's Rating Remains Unchanged

Moody's Downgrades Outlook For Hong Kong Amid Ongoing Protest Turmoil But City's Rating Remains Unchanged

Move follows Fitch's decision earlier this month to lower city's rating and outlook, and could mean higher borrowing costs for government Financial Secretary Paul Chan disputes decision, saying ratings agency's rationale is unfounded

All About Oil: Jim Cramer Explains What Saudi Arabia Attacks Mean for Markets

All About Oil: Jim Cramer Explains What Saudi Arabia Attacks Mean for Markets

Jim Cramer weighs in on oil and what it means for investors.

Bottom-up Approach May Be Best Way To Solve Social Unrest In Hong Kong, Says Government Youth Adviser

Bottom-up Approach May Be Best Way To Solve Social Unrest In Hong Kong, Says Government Youth Adviser

Vice-chairman of Youth Development Commission Lau Ming-wai says involving more participants is best option Looking to government or Education Bureau for answers may not be most effective method

Vivo Offers New Smartphone With 5G, 4G Versions As China Demand For Advanced Service Still In Early Days

Vivo Offers New Smartphone With 5G, 4G Versions As China Demand For Advanced Service Still In Early Days

Less than 1 million 5G smartphones are forecast to sell in China this year, according to IDC That number is projected to grow to 57 million next year as 5G network services expand