Category fixed income investments

Global Stocks Plunge As China Devalues The Yuan; Hayman Capital’s Kyle Bass On What China’s Decision Means For Investors Around The World

Global Stocks Plunge As China Devalues The Yuan; Hayman Capital’s Kyle Bass On What China’s Decision Means For Investors Around The World   https://fortunascorner.com      Global stock markets saw a major selloff today after Beijing announced overnight that it was devaluing the Yuan in response to POTUS Trump’s threat to impose additional tarriffs on […]

‘Hidden Debts’ Reveal Risks Of China’s Lending Spree

Check out figure 7 below. https://www.asiatimes.com/2019/07/article/hidden-debts-reveal-risks-of-chinas-lending-spree/ ‘Hidden debts’ reveal risks of China’s lending spree Dangers of BRI project and other foreign funding programs are highlighted in a comprehensive report China’s foreign funding program appears to be highly inflammable. Image: iStock For many poor nations, it is a long and winding road to ‘debt’ and ‘corruption.’ […]

China Concerns Loom Over U.S. Stocks

China Concerns Loom Over U.S. Stocks   https://fortunascorner.com      The title above comes from an article in today’s (February 5, 2019) Wall Street Journal (WSJ) by Ira Isoebashvili and Saumya Viashampayan. There has been a consistent drumbeat over the past year, coming from numerous publications and China ‘experts,’ regarding what they see as a […]

After The Best January For Stocks In 30 Years, Two Different Views On What’s Next

After The Best January For Stocks In 30 Years, Two Different Views On What’s Next   https://fortunascorner.com      After the best January for stocks in 32 years, the ‘millionaire’ question is — is this the resumption of the bull market we’ve been in for several years; or, are we due to re-test the December […]

Investors Were Looking Forward To A Traditional Santa Claus Rally; But, All They Got Was A Lump Of Coal; What Should Investors Do Now? And, What Are Some Keys To The Next Rally

Investors Were Looking Forward To A Traditional Santa Claus Rally; But, All They Got Was A Lump Of Coal; What Should Investors Do Now? And, What Are Some Keys To The Next Rally https://fortunascorner.com      It’s anything but delightful for investors this December, unless you are a short-seller, had already moved to cash, or […]

Tech Giants’ Shadows Fall Over Promising Start-Ups; Emerging Market Alternatives; Bitcoin Storms Wall Street

Tech Giants’ Shadows Fall Over Promising Start-Ups; Emerging Market Alternatives; Bitcoin Storms Wall Street   www.fortunascorner.com      Today is December 3, 2017, and we’re heading into the final stretch of what has been one of the best bull-market years in stocks.  What lies ahead in 2018 is anyone’s guess; but, let’s enjoy the rest […]

The Trump Rally Has Legs; Friday, December 1 — Non-Farm Payrolls At 0830 EDT On The Number Of Net New Jobs Created In The U.S. In Month Of November; Fed Rate Hike In December All But Certain

The Trump Rally Has Legs; Friday, December 1 — Non-Farm Payrolls At 0830 EDT On The Number Of Net New Jobs Created In The U.S. In Month Of November; Fed Rate Hike In December All But Certain www.fortunascorner     I hope all of you enjoyed the Thanksgiving holiday and got some quality time with […]

Trump Election Sends Stocks Higher; Tech Sells Off — But Future Looks Brighter, Some Bargains In Europe; Surging Yields Create Bargains In Bonds

https://fortunascorner.com          Investors and traders who looked at POTUS-Elect Trump’s economic plan — less regulation on business, repatriation of overseas cash, pushing for energy independence, and an infrastructure initiative, among other efforts, see stocks rising into 2017, and they went on a buying spree last week.  Since Mr. Trump’s election, financials rose […]

BlackRock Global View On Fixed Income/Stocks As We Begin Q4; Deutsche Bank’s Woes; What To Watch This Week

BlackRock Global View On Fixed Income/Stocks As We Begin Q4; Deutsche Bank’s Woes; What To Watch This Week https://fortunascorner.com        Richard Turnhill, BlackRock’s Managing Director ($4.9T under management) was interviewed on CNBC’s Squawk Box this morning on the investment firm’s outlook for fixed income and stocks as we begin quarter four of 2016.  Mr. […]

DOW, S&P 500, Soar To All-Time Highs; Will The Coup In Turkey Derail The Rally?; Italian Banks Real Elephant In The Room; Gold & Silver Likely To Benefit From Turkish Coup

DOW, S&P 500, Soar To All-Time Highs; Will The Coup In Turkey Derail The Rally?; Italian Banks Real Elephant In The Room; Gold & Silver Likely To Benefit From Turkish Coup https://fortunascorner.com     Perhaps the most hated and distrusted rally in some time, continues to melt-up higher, as Central Bank easing around the globe […]