Articles by Moran Zhang
- The Price Of Crisis: Russia's Oligarchs Losing Big-Time Bucks, Euros, Pounds
March 14 2014 10:06 AM
Their equity portfolios shrank as Russia's benchmark index plunged due to escalating tensions between Russia and Ukraine.
- Earnings For March 17-21: Oracle, Tiffany, FedEx, Nike
March 14 2014 5:58 AM
Worse-than-expected winter weather continues to erode earnings per share growth projections.
- How Will The West's Sanctions Affect Russia's Economy?
March 13 2014 2:49 PM
If extreme Iran-style sanctions are imposed on Russian exports, the EU would be much more exposed than the U.S.
- Your Guide To The UK's Annual Financial Statement
March 13 2014 6:23 AM
The U.K. budget is one of the most widely covered events on the calendar because of its public impact.
- One Ominous China Property Market Vulnerability
March 12 2014 2:35 PM
“Credit defaults will definitely happen. It’s just a matter of timing, scale, and how big the impact is,” a bank regulator says.
- Did Indonesia’s Financial Market Just Enter The ‘Euphoria Mode’?
March 12 2014 6:20 AM
What is driving Indonesia’s recent financial market rally? Recovering economic fundamentals or wishful thinking?
- One Big Reason To Be Concerned About Ukraine
March 11 2014 2:16 PM
If external financial support falters, the first signs of strain are likely to emerge in the banking sector.
- 8 Things You Should Know About Alibaba's Yu'E Bao
March 11 2014 5:45 AM
Could online investment platform growth chip away at state-controlled banks’ effective monopoly over China’s vast pool of savings?
- Why China's Rhetoric Is Shifting On Its Property Market
March 10 2014 12:46 PM
China’s top leaders are emphasizing the need to adopt differentiated property market regulations rather than a “one-fit-for-all” policy.
- 6 Most Important Takeaways From The February Jobs Report
March 07 2014 10:45 AM
The Feb. jobs report wasn't spectacular, but given current demographic trends, investors and job seekers will take it.
- Earnings For March 10-14: Urban Outfitters, Dollar General
March 07 2014 6:52 AM
Here's your cheat sheet for next week's earnings reports.
- Will China's 'Bear Stearns Moment' Reach The 'Lehman Stage'?
March 05 2014 3:44 PM
A small loss-making solar company in Shanghai is about to default on its debt Friday, which would make it China's first-ever domestic bond default and possibly the first of many to come.
- US Private-Sector Job Gains Slowed In February
March 05 2014 8:27 AM
The increase for January was also revised lower, providing further confirmation of a dip in job growth in late 2013/early 2014.
- Reading The Tea Leaves On China’s Economy
March 05 2014 5:34 AM
Here's what you need to know about the state of the Chinese economy and the annual National People's Congress.
- February US Jobs Report - The Song Remains The Same Regarding The Weather
March 04 2014 5:35 AM
Economists are bracing for another weak employment report Friday, as the U.S. experienced the third most severe winter in 50 years.
- What Russia's Central Bank Is Doing To Support The Ruble
March 03 2014 9:09 AM
The Bank of Russia's move came as the ruble plunged to record lows, following Moscow's military intervention in Ukraine.
- ECB March Meeting: More Stimulus?
February 28 2014 11:17 AM
Modest growth and low inflation keep pressuring the ECB to lower interest rates, with a high likelihood of more, potentially as early as March.
- US Q4 GDP Growth Revised Down
February 28 2014 8:38 AM
The U.S. economy is still growing, but the lower rate may cause some to ask "Should the stimulus taper occur as quickly?"
- Earnings For March 3-7: Costco, Joy Global, Staples
February 28 2014 5:17 AM
The fourth-quarter earnings season is getting into its final weeks.
- No, There Isn't An Infinite Sea Of Migrant Workers To Support China's Urbanization
February 27 2014 5:50 AM
China bulls, take note: The pace of urbanization is set to slow and its contribution to economic growth is set to decline.