wiar 04-08-19

Mary FanslauWhat I Am Reading

April 08 (Monday)

This Bull Market Has No Expiration Date (BR)
Value Investing Will Beat Growth Again — but Maybe Not for Years to Come (BR)
Wall Street will likely see worst earnings season in about three years, Nick Colas warns (C)

Central banks
Trump Wants the Fed to Cut Rates. It Just Might If Inflation Softens (B)

Spending Battle Clouds Outlook for U.S. Growth (W)

China’s Hard Edge: The leader of Beijing’s Muslim Crackdown Gains Influence (W)

US politics
Kirstjen Nielsen is out as Homeland Security chief as Trump pushes for tougher border policy (C)
Trump Administration Officials Back Herman Cain Despite Scrutiny (W)

Geopolitics & trade
What the U.S. Gets Wrong About China—and Why That Spells Trouble (BR)

Industries & companies
Autos: Add-On Services Emerge as Car Dealers’ Profit Generator (W)
FAANGs: Apple Music Overtakes Spotify in Paid U.S. Subscribers (W)
Financials: Warren Buffett says next Wells Fargo CEO ‘shouldn’t come from JP Morgan or Goldman Sachs (C)

Here’s why Amazon is trying to reach every inch of the world with satellites providing internet (C)
Bezos hired a SpaceX vice president to run Amazon’s satellite internet project after Musk fired him (C)
Amazon Wants You to Use Alexa to Track Health Care (W)
How the Army plans to use Microsoft’s high-tech HoloLens goggles on the battlefield (C)

Corporate finance
China’s IPOs Could Finally Break Out After a String of Flops (BR)
Lyft threatens litigation against Morgan Stanley for allegedly supporting short-selling (C)

Nike ‘won’t respond’ to new Avenatti accusations, including alleged bribe to Zion Williamson’s mom (C)