Surveillance: Inflation Picture on Weak Side, Hooper Says
Robert Feldman, Morgan Stanley MUFG Securities Senior Advisor, discusses Japan's Prime Minster Abe's slim victory and his plan to hike tax rates. Peter Hooper, Deutsche Bank Securities Economic Research Global Head, says he expects several rate cuts by the end of this year assuming trade tensions worsen. Brooke Sutherland, Bloomberg Opinion Columnist, says aerospace is still a safe space to be invested in. Jonathan Portes, Kings College Economics and Public Policy Professor, says that none of the options on the table will make Brexit go away.
Surveillance: The Fed's Dramatic Pivot with Citi's Mann
James Sweeney, Credit Suisse Chief Economist, forecasts the Fed will cut rates from 25-50 basis points. Catherine Mann, Citigroup Global Chief Economist, says the incoming data from the U.S. and global economies do not warrant "dramatic" market pricing. Lisa Ellis, MoffettNathanson Partner, discusses how IBM's recent acquisition of Red Hat will strengthen its position in cloud computing. Anat Admati, Stanford Finance Professor, doesn't think the U.S. financial system is fundamentally safer than it was before the financial crisis. Mia Fineman, The Metropolitan Museum of Art Associate Curator & lead on, "Apollo's Muse: The Moon In The Age of Photography," and Bob Moon, Bloomberg Radio Anchor, remember the moon landing, 50 years on.
Surveillance: Potential Rate Cuts with RBC's Porcelli
Bob Michele, JPMorgan Asset Management CIO, warns U.S. Treasury yields are heading "all the way down to zero" over the next couple of years. Tom Porcelli, RBC Capital Markets Chief U.S. Economist, explains why there is "no economic justification" for the Federal Reserve to cut rates. Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets Equity Research Director, discusses overall bank earnings, noting the numbers were "slightly below expectations" across the board. Shira Ovide, Bloomberg Opinion Columnist, says Netflix subscriber numbers are the one thing that investors care about...and they sunk. Michael Nathanson, MoffettNathanson Founding Partner, discusses why he was shocked by Netflix's results.
Surveillance: Bright Spot Is The Consumer, Marangi Says
Taylor Riggs, Bloomberg News Reporter, breaks down Bank of America's earnings. Chris Marangi, Gabelli Funds Co-Chief Investment Officer, recaps commonalities in the major bank reports. Bloomberg's Maria Tadeo calls in from Chantilly, France to discuss her conversation with French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire and his distaste for Facebook's Libra. Mitch Roschelle, PWC Partner & Business Development Leader, examines June housing starts, noting U.S. new-home construction fell for a second month. Michael Feroli, JPMorgan Chief U.S. Economist, thinks a powerful consumer and strong government spending will keep the U.S. ahead. And Bloomberg's Nathan Hager remembers Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens in a special report.
Surveillance: The Sweet Spot of Banking with Michaud
Sonali Basak, Bloomberg News Investment Banking Reporter, notes JP Morgan's net interest is on the decline. Tom Michaud, KBW Chief Executive, discusses why the dynamic of smaller to larger banks is shifting. John Stoltzfus, Oppenheimer Co. Chief Investment Strategist, says financials are a good place to be as a shareholder. Taylor Riggs, Bloomberg Reporter, notes there were "no big surprises" in Wells Fargo's earnings. Mark McCormick, TD Bank Global Head of FX Strategy, explains how he gauges the dollar in the midst of trade tensions. Diane Swonk, Grant Thorton Chief Economist, discusses the "pretty stunning" gains in online retail sales.