What Killed US-China Trade Talks: A Tale Of Two Texts

What Killed US-China Trade Talks: A Tale Of Two Texts

A difference of opinion over detail behind sudden shift from optimism to renewed hostilities Washington prefers to reveal what Beijing would conceal

Hong Kong Charges Alleged Mastermind In City's Largest Financial Probe In Decades With Conspiracy To Defraud Convoy

Hong Kong Charges Alleged Mastermind In City's Largest Financial Probe In Decades With Conspiracy To Defraud Convoy

Roy Cho Kwai-chee, the alleged mastermind in Hong Kong's largest financial investigation in decades, has been charged with conspiracy to defraud Convoy Global Holdings by the city's securities regulator and anti-corruption investigator

Hong Kong Civil Servants Set For Another Pay Rise As Committee Recommends Bump Of Between 3 And 5 Per Cent

Hong Kong Civil Servants Set For Another Pay Rise As Committee Recommends Bump Of Between 3 And 5 Per Cent

Pay trend survey committee bases figures on private sector with proposed raise 0.5 per cent higher than last increase in 2018 The proposed rises still need to be endorsed by the Civil Service Bureau, and then go through the Executive Council

Hong Kong's Luxury Home Prices Creep Up 0.3 Per Cent As Global Average Sinks To Slowest Growth In A Decade, Says Knight Frank

Hong Kong's Luxury Home Prices Creep Up 0.3 Per Cent As Global Average Sinks To Slowest Growth In A Decade, Says Knight Frank

The average cost of a high-end residential property in 45 cities across the world rose 1.3 per cent in the first quarter, the slowest pace in 10 years

Chinese Streaming Site IQiyi Adopts Original Film Strategy As Chinese Viewers Embrace Local Fare

Chinese Streaming Site IQiyi Adopts Original Film Strategy As Chinese Viewers Embrace Local Fare

China's box office was the world's second largest at US$8.73 billion in 2018, only behind the US

Within WeChat, Worries About Challengers And Life After Allen Zhang

Within WeChat, Worries About Challengers And Life After Allen Zhang

WeChat insiders discuss how to remain agile in the face of rising competition from upstarts in China's competitive social media industry London Business School conducted interviews with WeChat executives for a business case study

New Home Prices Rise In Almost All Chinese Cities As Lower Mortgage Rates, Lighter Restrictions Spur Demand

New Home Prices Rise In Almost All Chinese Cities As Lower Mortgage Rates, Lighter Restrictions Spur Demand

New homes cost more in 67 out of 70 cities tracked by the government in April, a jump from 65 and 57 cities in March and February respectively The average cost of a new house in China increased by 0.62 per cent

Intense Battle Develops Between the Bulls and Bears

Intense Battle Develops Between the Bulls and Bears

Like many other traders, I felt out of step with the action Wednesday.

Market Movers: EU Elections

Market Movers: EU Elections

Why is this European Parliament election different?

Cisco Shares Rise After Company Posts Solid Earnings and Guidance

Cisco Shares Rise After Company Posts Solid Earnings and Guidance

The networking giant's earnings and revenues for the quarter both beat estimates.

General Electric Is Losing Market Share in Gas Turbines, Says JPMorgan's Tusa

General Electric Is Losing Market Share in Gas Turbines, Says JPMorgan's Tusa

The analyst says there are concerns 'around communications from a company that continues to get material benefit of the doubt around credibility, though appears to us to be stopping short of telling the whole story.'

Jim Cramer: A Betting Man Would Say That President Xi Is Feeling the Vice Grip

Jim Cramer: A Betting Man Would Say That President Xi Is Feeling the Vice Grip

We have to stipulate what makes a market really tick these days in a world where we are ruled by tariffs and trade with a Fed sideshow.

Trump Orders National Emergency On Information Security; Commerce Department Follows With Huawei Restrictions

Trump Orders National Emergency On Information Security; Commerce Department Follows With Huawei Restrictions

Trump's order bars the use of telecoms equipment made by companies deemed a threat to US national security, threatening Huawei Move would stymie Huawei's efforts to expand into critical 5G market, giving US a chance to play catch-up

It Isn't as Simple as Good New/Bad News

It Isn't as Simple as Good New/Bad News

What makes it complicated is that many market players don't care about 'value'.

Are Treasuries Putting in a Double Top?

Are Treasuries Putting in a Double Top?

We believe the Treasury market will spend the next few months repricing to lower levels.

Hong Kong May Need An Extra 250,000 Workers Within 8 Years - But Where Will They Come From?

Hong Kong May Need An Extra 250,000 Workers Within 8 Years - But Where Will They Come From?

Staffing requirements are projected to increase from 3.61 million in 2017 to 3.74 million in 2027 Pro-business lawmaker says report makes a strong case for importing workers

What Are the Real Risks to Investors of a Lengthy Period of Trade Uncertainty?

What Are the Real Risks to Investors of a Lengthy Period of Trade Uncertainty?

Strictly in terms of the trade war, the question is whether tariffs are ultimately inflationary or not.

2 Sporting Goods Stocks to Consider

2 Sporting Goods Stocks to Consider

Big 5 and Hibbett had an interesting day on Tuesday.

Macy's Guidance Impacted by China Tariffs

Macy's Guidance Impacted by China Tariffs

With retail sales showing contraction in April, price increases would significantly affect demand for Macy's products.

One Thing Investors Need to Know Before Investing in Cannabis

One Thing Investors Need to Know Before Investing in Cannabis

Action Alerts Plus senior analyst Jeff Marks has some advice for investors looking to invest in cannabis and what they should be watching.

Trump Tweet Traps Market Pessimists

Trump Tweet Traps Market Pessimists

We are now seeing why it is so important to focus on price action rather than the negative arguments.

Three Things to Watch in the Cannabis Sector After Tilray and Aurora's Earnings

Three Things to Watch in the Cannabis Sector After Tilray and Aurora's Earnings

Curious about the cannabis sector? Here's what Tilray and Aurora's earnings mean for the sector.

Trade War Hits Retail: What China Means for Macy's

Trade War Hits Retail: What China Means for Macy's

Macy's released impressive earnings Wednesday morning, but that might not be enough to keep the stock in the green. Here's how Macy's is being impacted by China.

Macy's? This May Be a Good Time to Avoid Adding New Retail

Macy's? This May Be a Good Time to Avoid Adding New Retail

I really see the dividend payment as the only reason any investor would want an equity stake in this name.

What Investors Should Expect From an Oversold Market

What Investors Should Expect From an Oversold Market

So, if the market is oversold, as Jim Cramer says it is. What should investors expect? Jeff Marks breaks down what to watch.

What You Need to Know About the Markets, Macy's, Tilray, and Aurora Earnings

What You Need to Know About the Markets, Macy's, Tilray, and Aurora Earnings

Is the market oversold? What should investors need to know about Tilray, Aurora and Macy's earnings? Here's what investors need to know according to Action Alerts Plus senior analyst Jeff Marks and Real Money reporter Kevin Curran.

How A Chinese Company Targeted By US Tariffs For The Last 10 Years Has Adapted And Thrived

How A Chinese Company Targeted By US Tariffs For The Last 10 Years Has Adapted And Thrived

Hilong Holding changed US business model and looked to newer markets after being hit by anti-dumping duties Hong Kong-listed provider of oilfield equipment and services now tapping opportunities opened up by Xi Jinping's Belt and Road Initiative

What Investors Need to Know About the Trade War, What It Means for Retail - LIVE

What Investors Need to Know About the Trade War, What It Means for Retail - LIVE

It's time to tackle the markets, and earnings from Macy's, Tilray and Aurora. Join Katherine Ross, Jeff Marks and Kevin Curran as they discuss the biggest market headlines.

China's Biggest Banks Well Prepped On Non-performing Loans, Ready For Stricter Reporting Standard

China's Biggest Banks Well Prepped On Non-performing Loans, Ready For Stricter Reporting Standard

'Window guidance' by top watchdog on recognising NPLs early unlikely to affect loans or impairment charges, say analysts Some banks have been using stringent conventions since as early as 2018

Macy's Rises on Earnings Beat, Defying Cautious Expectations

Macy's Rises on Earnings Beat, Defying Cautious Expectations

The retailer turned in stronger-than-expected first-quarter earnings, but also noted that gross margins contracted.