Forget Trump Tweets: Two of the Biggest Risks the Markets Face in 2019

Forget Trump Tweets: Two of the Biggest Risks the Markets Face in 2019

Investors need to remain vigilant, but not overly reactionary to emerging risks.

Bulls on a Rampage as 'Fear of Missing Out' Takes Hold

Bulls on a Rampage as 'Fear of Missing Out' Takes Hold

There is more confidence that the momentum stocks may see sustained upside.

Where Has All The Money Gone? US-China Trade War Triggers Capital Flight From Emerging Asian Markets

Where Has All The Money Gone? US-China Trade War Triggers Capital Flight From Emerging Asian Markets

Recent flare up in trade tensions between the US and China led to outflows of more than US$2.5 billion in Chinese equities last week Inflows into global bond funds has been accelerating at their fastest pace since 2002

Cisco Analysts Applaud Company's Moves to Mitigate China Tariffs, Deliver Growth

Cisco Analysts Applaud Company's Moves to Mitigate China Tariffs, Deliver Growth

Cisco's ability to quickly move production out of China, and separately, grow its key segments, impresses analysts.

What's Next for Tesla as Major Investors Dump Shares?

What's Next for Tesla as Major Investors Dump Shares?

The massive plunge in TSLA shares of late indicates that Wall Street has lost faith in its ability to execute on disruptive technologies.

Jim Cramer: When Is the Right Time to Buy a Popular Stock?

Jim Cramer: When Is the Right Time to Buy a Popular Stock?

So you're interested in buying a popular stock, but when is the right time to pull the trigger? Here's what Jim Cramer thinks.

BOCHK's Virtual Bank Is A New Paradigm That Transcends Old Business Models

BOCHK's Virtual Bank Is A New Paradigm That Transcends Old Business Models

Livi VB to initially rely on interbank lending, but will later also fund its loans using customer deposits

Walmart Stock Moves Over the Century Mark on Earnings

Walmart Stock Moves Over the Century Mark on Earnings

Walmart is apparently not the culprit for the disappointing retail sales numbers.

Who's Coming When? Steven Mnuchin's Trade Talks Travel Plan Is News To Beijing

Who's Coming When? Steven Mnuchin's Trade Talks Travel Plan Is News To Beijing

China 'unaware' of any such arrangements, commerce ministry says after US treasury secretary tells Congressional hearing he will be heading back to Beijing soon Negotiations damaged by the US 'unilaterally and continuously' escalating the conflict, ministry spokesman says

3 Consumer Staples Stocks for a Volatile Market

3 Consumer Staples Stocks for a Volatile Market

It might not be a bad idea to move toward some conservative names such as PG, MDLZ and PEP.

Hong Kong's Budget For 2019-20 Passed Comfortably In Legco, Despite Opposition Objections And Criticisms Of A Lack Of Vision

Hong Kong's Budget For 2019-20 Passed Comfortably In Legco, Despite Opposition Objections And Criticisms Of A Lack Of Vision

The budget was passed by 44 to 15 after 50 hours of debate, with five pan-democrats voting with the government All 56 amendments put forward by the pan-democrats were rejected, including one that sought to cut Chief Executive Carrie Lam's salary

HSBC First To Offer Dementia-friendly Banking Service In Hong Kong

HSBC First To Offer Dementia-friendly Banking Service In Hong Kong

The new account addresses the need for such services as between 20 to 30 per cent of Hong Kong residents over the age of 80 suffer from dementia disorders like Alzheimer's

Jim Cramer: Cisco Is Executing Completely on Everything

Jim Cramer: Cisco Is Executing Completely on Everything

Chuck Robbins didn't bellyache that he can't get out of China and therefore numbers have to come down.

Economist Perspective: U.S. Crisis In The Making

Economist Perspective: U.S. Crisis In The Making

Double Trouble? The U.S. government is facing twin challenges.

Junk Loans, Now at $1.2 Trillion, Could Haunt U.S. Banks, Top Regulator Warns

Junk Loans, Now at $1.2 Trillion, Could Haunt U.S. Banks, Top Regulator Warns

A rapid increase over the past decade in the amount of loans taken out by corporations with poor credit ratings could come back to haunt U.S. banks, Comptroller of the Currency Joseph Otting warns.

Former Donald Trump Official Hopes For US-China Deal, But Says Beijing Might Have To Wait For Change In White House

Former Donald Trump Official Hopes For US-China Deal, But Says Beijing Might Have To Wait For Change In White House

Susan Thornton says Washington must return to diplomacy and rescue trade deal State Department veteran says pressure will hit Donald Trump before Xi Jinping

The Trade War Hits Oil: Where Does Crude Go From Here?

The Trade War Hits Oil: Where Does Crude Go From Here?

The U.S. has only experienced a handful of trade wars over the last 100 years and each has negatively impacted oil.

Hong Kong Airport's Third Runway Project To Get Help With Sand Supplies From Guangdong And Guangxi Provinces, City Leader Carrie Lam Says

Hong Kong Airport's Third Runway Project To Get Help With Sand Supplies From Guangdong And Guangxi Provinces, City Leader Carrie Lam Says

Chief executive announces mainland Chinese help for project, which was delayed for four months by the suspension of sand supplies and bad weather But legislator notes lack of details given about the plan

Jim Cramer: Why a Company's First Earnings Call After IPOing Matters

Jim Cramer: Why a Company's First Earnings Call After IPOing Matters

Take note, Pinterest investors. Jim Cramer weighs in on what investors need to pay attention to after a company reports its first earnings after IPOing.

Chinese Companies Moving To Vietnam Keep Quiet On Trade War To Avoid Wrath Of Authorities And Staff

Chinese Companies Moving To Vietnam Keep Quiet On Trade War To Avoid Wrath Of Authorities And Staff

Many factory owners planning to relocate outside China fear response from Chinese governments, employees, suppliers and local communities Chinese companies also 'afraid Vietnamese society is opposed to Chinese manufacturers moving to their country'

Betting on Cloud Stocks, Trading Cisco and Nvidia: Market Recon

Betting on Cloud Stocks, Trading Cisco and Nvidia: Market Recon

My better bet will remain on the cloud until the direction that global business has to move toward changes fundamentally.

Cities Should Regulate Facial Recognition Instead Of Banning It, China's AI Champion SenseTime Says

Cities Should Regulate Facial Recognition Instead Of Banning It, China's AI Champion SenseTime Says

The CEO of the world's most valuable AI start-up says guidelines would help manage how these systems are deployed

Huawei, Cisco, Walmart, Nvidia and Amazon - 5 Things You Must Know

Huawei, Cisco, Walmart, Nvidia and Amazon - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures are rising slightly after Donald Trump blacklists China's Huawei Technologies from doing business with the United States; Cisco Systems rises after third-quarter earnings beat estimates and the company issues a strong revenue forecast; Walmart, Nvidia, Pinterest and Applied Materials report earnings Thursday.

China Stocks Rise Amid Hopes Of Fresh Stimulus Measures To Boost Sagging Economy

China Stocks Rise Amid Hopes Of Fresh Stimulus Measures To Boost Sagging Economy

Shanghai Composite Index and CSI 300 rise to their highest levels this month Infestation of fall armyworm in southern China lifts pesticide stocks

PG&E Slumps After California Blames Utility for Deadly Camp Fire

PG&E Slumps After California Blames Utility for Deadly Camp Fire

California fire investigators say the 2018 Camp Fire, which killed 85 people and destroyed Paradise, Calif., was caused by equipment from Pacific Gas & Electric.

Industrial And Commercial Bank Of China Tops Forbes' Global 2000 List For Seventh Year, While 'Made In China 2025' Sectors Languish

Industrial And Commercial Bank Of China Tops Forbes' Global 2000 List For Seventh Year, While 'Made In China 2025' Sectors Languish

China's 'Big Four' banks as well as Ping An Insurance in top 10 US continues to dominate 'Made in China 2025' sectors

US Investment In China In Sharp Decline, As Trade War Continues To Hamper Business

US Investment In China In Sharp Decline, As Trade War Continues To Hamper Business

American investment into China grew by 24.3 per cent in the January to April period versus a year ago, down from 71.3 per cent in the first quarter In the month of April, total foreign investment into China rose 6.3 per cent in yuan terms and 2.8 per cent in dollar terms down from 8 per cent and 4.9 per cent in March

Huawei's Day Of Reckoning Arrives - But It Has Been Preparing For Almost A Year

Huawei's Day Of Reckoning Arrives - But It Has Been Preparing For Almost A Year

US Commerce Department added Huawei and 70 affiliates to its Entity List, saying the company was engaged in activities 'contrary to US national security' Of Huawei's hundreds of global suppliers, it considers 92 as core suppliers, including 33 from the US

Chinese Equity Investors, Unsure Of A Sustainable Bull Run, Place Wagers On Defensive Plays

Chinese Equity Investors, Unsure Of A Sustainable Bull Run, Place Wagers On Defensive Plays

An index of consumer stocks has surged 60 per cent this year as the best-performing sector on the Shanghai Composite Index The resilience of consumer stocks has called into question the sustainability of the gains in the benchmark so far

The US-China Trade War Has Been A Boon For Brazil's Soybean Farmers. But Can They Keep Up With Chinese Demand?

The US-China Trade War Has Been A Boon For Brazil's Soybean Farmers. But Can They Keep Up With Chinese Demand?

US shipments of soybeans to China have halved since Beijing slapped a 25 per cent punitive duty on them in July Weather conditions threaten this year's harvest as Brazil's farmers aim to meet 30 per cent increase in demand from China, says head of trade body