Article on Global Turmoil and China: Further Ideas   Responding to Reader Qs
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Article on Global Turmoil and China: Further Ideas + Responding to Reader Qs

Following Wednesday’s ‘Smart Future’ article, I had a lot of very insightful feedback and pertinent questions. A couple of exchanges in particular were very rewarding, as it helped jog my thinking further as well. I thought it would be useful for the readers of the blog to get a taste of it, so I am reproducing […]

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China stock plunge hits world stocks, dollar; U.S. stabilizes
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China stock plunge hits world stocks, dollar; U.S. stabilizes

World stock markets plunged on Monday, after a near 9 percent dive in China shares and a sharp drop in the dollar and major commodities sent investors rushing for the exits. After dropping more than 1,000 points, or almost 7 percent, at Wall Street’s open, the Dow Jones industrial average eased losses but was still […]

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What analysts are saying about China
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What analysts are saying about China’s ‘Black Monday’

Here’s what analysts are saying about China’s ‘Black Monday’   REUTERS/Jon WooAn investor in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, in 2013.Chinese stocks were absolutely hammered overnight on Monday, tanking 8.5% in what observers are calling the Shanghai Composite’s “Black Monday.” The chaos — which […]

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