The IMF trims its economic growth forecast again as the U.S.-China trade war continues, Brexit worries linger and inflation remains muted.Economyread more
Citigroup thinks Tesla investors hoping for a post-earnings rally later this week should scrutinize a pair of related financial metrics.Investingread more
Olive branches were extended from both China and the U.S. as the two nations are set to restart face-to-face trade negotiations after a monthlong truce.Marketsread more
Coca-Cola topped Wall Street's expectations for earnings and revenue.Food & Beverageread more
New disclosures show Facebook and Amazon each spent more than $4 million on lobbying activity in the second quarter of 2019.Technologyread more
Boris Johnson, one of the biggest voices in the Brexit movement, wins the Conservative Party leadership race by a 2-1 margin.Europe Politicsread more
Disney can nearly double its earnings by 2024, Morgan Stanley said in a note to clients on Tuesday.Investingread more
Amazon is expected to report its second-quarter earnings on Thursday.Investingread more
The largest residential brokerage company in the U.S. is partnering with the largest online retailer in a strategy to boost sales for both.Real Estateread more
Here are the biggest calls on Wall Street on TuesdayInvestingread more
Canaccord Genuity's Tony Dwyer believes stocks are about to fall as much as 5% from their all-time highs.Trading Nationread more
A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day
-Stock futures are lower after yesterday's record highs for the Dow and S&P 500. We get the CPI inflation report and housing starts numbers this morning.
-The dollar is down at a one-month low vs. the yen.
-Billionaire investor George Soros is cutting his stake in gold, but increasing his bet against the S&P 500.
-Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is raising its stake in Apple by 55%.
-Crude prices are up again today and back at the $46/barrel level.
-Gasoline prices held at $2.12/gallon, national average.
-Wyoming wants to raise its tax on wind energy. The move could kill a massive wind energy project in the state.
-Donald Trump is calling for an 'ideological screening test' and 'extreme vetting' for immigrants.
-Carl Icahn and Mark Cuban went back and forth on Twitter yesterday as Icahn defended Trump and his promises to reduce regulations. Cuban kept on bashing Trump.
-Hillary Clinton continues to lead Donald Trump by three points in the LA Times/USC poll.
-Aetna is cutting back its participation in Obamacare plans by a whopping 70% for 2017.
-The world's largest mining firm, BHP Billiton, has recorded its worst loss in its history: $6.4 billion on the year.
-Shares in Celestial Seasoning maker Hain Celestial are falling hard after the company announced it will have to delay its earnings report because of problems in gathering its data.
-The Pentagon has announced the single largest transfer of inmates out of Guantanamo prison. 15 of them are going to the United Arab Emirates.
-Russian heavy bombers are now using an Iranian air base to attack ISIS in Syria.
-Poland is close to buying a Patriot Missile defense system from Raytheon for $5.5 billion.
-The Justice Department has reportedly found evidence of criminal acts by VW in its emissions scandal investigation.
-Despite its nasty internal legal dispute, Hyperloop One is expanding to other countries and is looking to use its technology to ship cargo as well as people.