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Market Extra: How political unrest makes U.S. look like an emerging market, even as investors brush off events in Washington

Investors continue to look past America's increasingly emerging-market style political risk, analysts say......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2021

Market Extra: ‘Reckoning’ ahead? Why investors continue to ignore ’emerging market’–style U.S. politics

Investors continue to look past America's increasingly emerging-market style political risk, analysts say......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2021

Burst of social unrest tests emerging market risk models

A wave of social unrest across developing countries this year has caught many investors off-guard and is challenging models designed to gauge political risk for investors, prompting some to pull money out......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 2nd, 2019

Market Extra: Tesla joining the S&P 500 Friday is ‘mother of all’ stock-market events

Wall Street will soon find out, as investors strap in for what could be a frenetic ride in equities thanks to electric-vehicle maker Tesla joining the benchmark U.S. index......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 18th, 2020

Market Extra: Avoid oil stocks, as historic divergence with oil prices suggests too much volatility to risk buying, analyst says

The dislocation in the crude oil and oil-related stocks has reached unprecedented levels, which makes the energy sector a little too hot to handle for investors, some analysts say......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 21st, 2020

Market Extra: Stock market could retest lows once investors see coronavirus toll on earnings, says Mark Mobius

Mark Mobius, the emerging-markets investing pioneer, is confident the world economy will bounce back from the COVID-19 pandemic and offer investors a round of bargains—but sees the potential for another round of pain......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 20th, 2020

Market Extra: Mark Mobius says stocks could retest lows as coronavirus toll on earnings becomes clear, but be ready to snap up ‘incredible bargains’

Mark Mobius, the emerging-markets investing pioneer, is confident the world economy will bounce back from the COVID-19 pandemic and offer investors a round of bargains—but sees the potential for another round of pain......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 20th, 2020

Market Extra: Mark Mobius says coronavirus stock-market rout will produce ‘incredible bargains,’ but beware a retest of the lows

Mark Mobius, the emerging-markets investing pioneer, is confident the world economy will bounce back from the COVID-19 pandemic and offer investors a round of bargains—but sees the potential for another round of pain......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 20th, 2020

Market Extra: Why Mark Mobius says stock-market investors should be prepared for a retest of the lows

Mark Mobius, the emerging-markets investing pioneer, is confident the world economy will bounce back from the COVID-19 pandemic and offer investors a round of bargains—but sees the potential for another round of pain......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 20th, 2020

Market Extra: Mark Mobius says stock-market investors should be prepared for a ‘W’-shaped recovery before the bull market takes hold

Mark Mobius, the emerging-markets investing pioneer, is confident the world economy will bounce back from the COVID-19 pandemic and offer investors a round of bargains—but sees the potential for another round of pain......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 20th, 2020

Market Extra: Currencies will bear brunt of coronavirus blow in emerging markets, warn macro investors

Analysts say emerging market currencies are likely to feel the worst of the damage from any global growth shock triggered by the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 6th, 2020

Market Extra: Emerging markets set to shine in yield-starved world, investors say

Investors are once again trumpeting higher yielding debt in emerging markets as a way to source income given interest rates are low to negative across U.S., Europe and Japan......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 22nd, 2019

Market Extra: Why ratings agency Fitch downgraded Hong Kong’s credit after 3 months of political unrest

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Hong Kong’s credit rating as three-month months of angry protests have persisted, threatening “the stability and dynamism of its business environment,” the credit-rating agency said late Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 6th, 2019

Market Extra: Why Fitch downgraded Hong Kong’s credit rating amid 3 months of political unrest

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Hong Kong’s credit rating as three-month months of angry protests have persisted, threatening “the stability and dynamism of its business environment,” the credit-rating agency said late Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 6th, 2019

Market Extra: Emerging market bonds retain luster even as global growth fears intensify

Even as trade tensions show few signs of waning, investors remain optimistic about a corner of financial markets that historically has been sensitive to turning points in the global economic cycle......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 28th, 2019

Market Extra: These 10 ‘grey swan’ events could conspire to imperil global economy and markets

Even as high-probability risks capture the minds of investors, there is a growing combination of lower-probability risks, that could create even more heartburn for investors as the third quarter draws to a close......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 16th, 2019

Market Extra: Pimco says ‘biggest risk for emerging markets right now’ is unreported China lending

Unreported loans from Chinese state banks to emerging market governments is drawing eyes from nervous Wall Street investors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 15th, 2019

Market Extra: Investors are bullish on emerging-market currencies — but it comes with one big caveat

Amidst heightened geopolitical uncertainty, it might be surprising to hear that investors are bullish one of the most volatility-sensitive assets: emerging market currencies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 7th, 2019

Market Extra: Why stock market investors should worry about a bearish divergence in financials

There’s something brewing in the financial sector that could be very worrisome to stock market investors, especially those who still get a chill when recalling events that led to the financial crisis......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 22nd, 2019

Market Extra: Italian bonds take a beating on expected ‘tail risk’ from populist government

Investors are in the midst of a much-awaited selloff in an Italian bond that has finally given over to months of political uncertainty......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 10th, 2018

Market Extra: Italian stocks, bonds are biggest losers of political unrest in Rome

Losses pile up Tuesday for Italian stocks, bonds and other assets, all rocked by the prospect that Italians will head to the polls again this year as the country careened towards a collision course with the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 29th, 2018