wiar 3-25-17

Mary FanslauWhat I Am Reading

March 25  (Saturday)

Wall Street’s pivoting toward a bullish pitch on Trumpcare’s collapse (BI)
The Markets Don’t Care About Health Care as Long as They Get Their Tax Cut (B)
US stocks knocked as healthcare vote gets pulled (FT)
Pension Crisis Too Big for Markets to Ignore (B)

OPEC Be Warned: Russia Battens Down the Hatches for Oil at $40 (B)

Airplanes Boost U.S. Durable-Goods Orders (W)

Le Pen Calls For Anti-Terrorism Intelligence Sharing With Moscow (W)

China’s coal policy: a victim of its own success? (FT)

US politics I
TRUMP: ‘The best thing we can do is let Obamacare explode’ (BI)
House Obamacare Repeal Collapse Raises Doubts on GOP Agenda (B)
Divided GOP Drops Health-Care Bill (W)
Seeds of Health-Bill Defeat Were Sown Months Ago (W)
Trump’s Need: Build a Coalition (W)
Trump Praises Ryan on Health as Aides Privately Blame the Speaker (B)
Speaker Ryan dented by healthcare debacle, but keeps support (R)

US politics II
With healthcare bill dead, Republicans turn to taxes (R)
Republicans Turn to Tax Overhaul (W)
Trump Administration Grants Pipeline Permits Without All His Promised Conditions (B)
Boom! Keystone pipeline would suddenly make US and Canada bigger competitors with OPEC (C)
Trump’s Trade Vows at Risk Under Moderate Advisers, Trumka Says (W)

Geopolitics & cybersecurity
Beijing Defends Its Right to Guard South China Sea With Arms (W)

Industries & companies
Autos: Tesla Will Take Orders for Its Solar Roof in April (B)
Financials: Health Insurers Wrestle With Next Steps as GOP Bill Fails (W)
Media: Netflix: The Monster That’s Eating Hollywood (W)
Media: YouTube’s Better-Than-TV Pitch Undermined by Offensive Video (B)
Media: Time Inc. Moves Closer to Sale for More Than $20 a Share (B)

The Robots Are Coming for a Third of U.K. Jobs, PwC Says (B)
Robots Have Existential Crises, Too (N)
Mnuchin said robots replacing jobs is ‘not even on my radar screen’ – here’s why it should be (C)

A German Bank Accidentally Transferred $5.4 Billion to Four Other Banks (B)