Articles by Moran Zhang
- Yellen One Step Closer To Making History
November 21 2013 10:27 AM
The Senate Banking Committee voted 14-8 Thursday to approve the nomination of Janet Yellen to be Federal Reserve chairwoman.
- Earnings For Nov. 25-29: Tiffany, HP
November 21 2013 6:18 AM
Despite the not-so-awesome earnings results, the U.S. stock market keeps moving higher.
- This Time, China Is Serious About Land Reform
November 21 2013 6:16 AM
Approximately 4 million rural people have their land taken every year, and there were 187,000 mass conflicts in 2010.
- Oct. Fed Minutes - Stimulus Reduction Ahead?
November 20 2013 2:21 PM
A couple of participants favored lowering the 6.5 percent unemployment rate threshold.
- How The S&P Performs Early In A Fed Chair's First Term
November 19 2013 11:48 AM
Should investors steer clear of the stock market early in a new federal reserve chair’s first term in office?
- OECD's Tepid Global Growth Outlook
November 19 2013 9:28 AM
OECD blames slower growth on an emerging-market slowdown, a struggling euro zone, and the political and monetary policy uncertainty in the U.S.
- Deere's Q4 Sales: Will It Feel The Pinch?
November 19 2013 6:21 AM
The bull market in farm machinery that began seven years ago is coming to a halt, but Deere's margin is strong.
- Earnings Preview For Nov. 18-22: JC Penney, Best Buy, Lowe’s
November 15 2013 6:19 AM
Major retailers and food companies are among the corporations reporting earnings this week.
- Yellen: The Fed Is Not A Prisoner Of The Markets
November 14 2013 9:52 AM
Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen passed her first Capitol Hill test and pointed toward a 2014 stimulus reduction.
- Denmark Slowly Recovering From Housing Slump
November 14 2013 6:36 AM
Capital Economics expects the Danish economy to still fall short of its per-crisis level by 2015 and lag behind its Nordic neighbors.
- Janet Yellen Hearing: What To Expect
November 13 2013 2:01 PM
Yellen's most prominent critics on monetary policy may suggest that Fed policy has been too aggressive.
- Preview: Euro Zone Barely Sustained Nascent Economic Recovery In Q3
November 12 2013 6:28 AM
In Q3, there may have been a modest pickup in consumer spending, supported by higher consumer confidence.
- Japan's Swelling Trade Deficit: Blame The iPhones
November 11 2013 2:33 PM
Japan’s swelling trade deficit is more than an energy problem. The nation has also lost its surplus in electrical equipment because of mobile phone imports.
- US Jobs Report - An 'October Surprise'
November 08 2013 9:27 AM
But what will the positive jobs report mean for the Fed's stimulus reduction timetable?
- Earnings For Nov.11-15: Cisco, News Corp, Wal-Mart
November 08 2013 5:53 AM
While about 85% of the S&P 500 has reported Q3 earnings, there are still some big names worth watching.
- Yellen's First Senate Hot Seat Day: Next Thursday
November 07 2013 4:24 PM
The Senate Banking Committee announced a Nov. 14 hearing on the nomination of Janet Yellen for Federal Reserve chair.
- US Q3 GDP - Pointing To Better Times Ahead?
November 07 2013 8:44 AM
The U.S. economy grew at the fastest pace in a year and a half, topping economists' estimate.
- ECB Unexpectedly Cuts Interest Rate To 0.25%
November 07 2013 8:07 AM
The European Central Bank has cut interest rates in response to falling inflation.
- Southeast Asian Countries May Be On The Cusp Of A Golden Demographic Era
November 07 2013 6:21 AM
Unlike developed economies, many Southeast Asian economies are fueled by a growing working-age population.
- October US Jobs Report: Looking Past The Shutdown Noise
November 06 2013 6:18 AM
Prepare to be disappointed by the October jobs report, as well as the first reading for Q3 U.S. GDP.