• A hidden threat that's been haunting the market for years is flaring up - and it could mean the meltdown in stocks is just getting started

    1 day ago - By Business Insider

    Stocks were battered last week amid fears around a global trade war and higher bond yields - but the worst may yet be to come.
    Jim Paulsen, the chief investment officer of Leuthold Group, highlights an under-the-radar dynamic that's haunted the stock market for years, and looks primed to spur further losses.
    To hear Jim Paulsen tell it, the market meltdown that rocked stocks last week was a long time coming.
    And to make matters even more frustrating, he says the warning signs were there.
    Paulsen, the chief investment strategist at Leuthold Group , is specifically referring to the "overheat...
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  • Saudi stocks drop after Trump threat over missing writer

    Saudi stocks drop after Trump threat over missing writer

    1 day ago - By Washington Post

    The Saudi stock market dropped sharply in the week's first day of trading after President Trump threatened “severe punishment” over the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.
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  • Fed hikes and Trump's trade war have cash flying out of emerging markets

    Fed hikes and Trump's trade war have cash flying out of emerging markets

    1 day ago - By Business Insider

    After suffering months of capital outflows, policy makers from emerging markets attending IMF-World Bank meetings in Indonesia had a message for leading economies: current monetary and trade policies risk undermining us all.
    The International Monetary Fund-World Bank meetings wrapping up on Sunday gave central bankers and finance ministers from around the world a chance to meet face-to-face in Indonesia.
    Poorer and populous emerging markets have been particularly vulnerable to the escalating U.S.-Sino tariff war and rate rises by the U.S. central bank.
    NUSA DUA, Indonesia - After suffering...
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