U.S. fund managers brace for consumer slowdown By Reuters

2019-02-09

© Reuters. Traders work on the floor of the NYSE in New York By Sinéad Carew (Reuters) – With expectations for slowing growth escalating, U.S. fund managers are selectively avoiding stocks in consumer companies as lofty valuations, concerns about declining earnings estimates, and consumer confidence keep them on guard. LowRead More →

Oil sinks on China slowdown fears; natural gas surges 5%

2019-01-17

Oil futures declined sharply Thursday, tracking lower moves in most global equity benchmarks, as fear of a China-led demand slowdown gripped investors. West Texas Intermediate crude for February delivery CLG9, -1.87%  fell $1.16, or 2.2%, to $51.15 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, a day after posting aRead More →