wiar 04-05-18

Mary FanslauWhat I Am Reading

Apr 05 (Thursday)

Markets
Stocks Recover After Initial Stumble (W)
Shares of Companies Most Vulnerable to Rising Rates Get Punished (W)
Hedge Funds Remain Very Bullish on Tech, Morgan Stanley Says (B)

US
Trade Fight Expected to Add Risk But Not Sink the U.S. Economy (B)
Growth Slowed Across Most of U.S. Economy in March (W)
Manufacturing Industry Has Strongest Jobs Increase in Three Years (W)

Europe
What the EU’s new privacy rules mean for Big Tech (FT)
Macron sets out overhaul of French parliament (FT)

China
China’s Anbang Insurance Gets $9.7 Billion Capital Injection From Rescue Fund (W)

Geopolitics & trade
Trump lays out tariffs for Chinese industrial goods (FT)
China Threatens U.S. Cars, Planes, Soy in Response to Trump (W)
How Tariffs Could Really Hurt China (W)
Trump Administration to Ask Military to Build Walls for Base on U.S.-Mexico Border (W)
Trump Softens Key Nafta Demand on Regional Car Content (B)

Industries & companies
FANGs: Facebook Says Data on 87 Million Users May Have Been Improperly Shared (W)
FANGs: Facebook Scans the Photos and Links You Send on Messenger (B)
FANGs: Alphabet becomes biggest renewable energy buyer in US (FT)
FANGs: Oracle’s Safra Catz Raises Amazon Contract Fight With Trump (B)
Financials: Wall Street’s Trading Desks Are Making a Comeback (W)
Financials: Goldman’s Latest Push: Managing Cash for Big Companies (W)
Industrials: China trade measures hit Boeing shares (FT)

Corporate finance
Spotify’s Cautious Analysts Start to Emerge, Shares Stumble (B)
Investors smart at ailing pharma deals (FT)

Technology
Facial Recognition Could Move Beyond Mug Shots (W)
Virtual Reality, Now With the Sense of Touch (W)
How Driverless Cars Could Disrupt The Real Estate Industry (F)

Offbeat
To Snag The New 20% Business Income Tax Deduction: Think Retirement (F)