Analyses

A matter of volume: threat from ascendant Chinese phones hangs over…

A matter of volume: threat from ascendant Chinese phones hangs over…

Published 14/11/2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A raft of profit warnings from Apple Inc (AAPL.O) suppliers this week has fueled investor concerns that iPhone sales, in terms [more…]

Mayweather’s switch to octagon could prove biggest test

Mayweather’s switch to octagon could prove biggest test

Published 05/11/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Floyd Mayweather’s route to boxing greatness has been carefully crafted without taking unnecessary risks, yet his announcement of a fight for a [more…]

Sri Lanka’s political crisis triggers major economic concerns

Sri Lanka’s political crisis triggers major economic concerns

Published 30/10/2018

(The story is refiled to fix ‘triggers’ in headline.) By Shihar Aneez and Abhirup Roy COLOMBO/MUMBAI (Reuters) - A decision by Sri Lanka’s president to [more…]

U.S. go-go growth stock days are gone, value back in play

U.S. go-go growth stock days are gone, value back in play

Published 30/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - One undeniable fact has underpinned the latest leg of the long-running U.S. bull market: Paying up for growth stocks at any [more…]

Death of chairman adds to King Power uncertainty as Thai duty-free…

Death of chairman adds to King Power uncertainty as Thai duty-free…

Published 30/10/2018

BANGKOK (Reuters) - The death of Leicester City soccer club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha adds to challenges his King Power International empire faces as its dominance [more…]

Lack of Italy debt contagion explodes notion of euro periphery

Lack of Italy debt contagion explodes notion of euro periphery

Published 18/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The striking lack of financial contagion across the euro zone from Italy’s bond-market blowout this year shows investors are breaking an eight-year [more…]

Netflix needs lower prices to woo India

Netflix needs lower prices to woo India

Published 18/10/2018

BANGALORE (Reuters) - Netflix Inc’s (NFLX.O) Indian operation drew attention in a surge of international subscribers in the third quarter, but it faces fierce competition [more…]

Emerging market stocks’ descent to 17 month lows entices U.S….

Emerging market stocks’ descent to 17 month lows entices U.S….

Published 08/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The steep decline in emerging market stocks since early this year are attracting some U.S. fund managers who think they may [more…]

Sparks or harmony with Kavanaugh on the U.S. Supreme Court?

Sparks or harmony with Kavanaugh on the U.S. Supreme Court?

Published 07/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When Clarence Thomas took a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court in 1991, he had only barely survived a series of bitter [more…]

Electric cars cast growing shadow on profits

Electric cars cast growing shadow on profits

Published 01/10/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Electric cars are poised to arrive en masse in European showrooms after years of hyped concept-car launches and billions in investment by [more…]