Wall Street Breakfast

By Seeking Alpha

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Seeking Alpha's Wall Street Breakfast brings you all the news you need to know for your market day. Released by 830am each morning, it is a quick listen that you can put on as you get ready to start your working day.

Episode Date
Wall Street Breakfast June 15: China Vows Quick Reaction To US Tariffs
00:06:14
Our top stories today: China vows quick reaction to US tariffs; NAFTA talks to continue through summer; and China yet to approve Qualcomm’s NXP Semiconductors acquisition.
Jun 15, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast June 14: The ECB Weighs Ending Its QE Policy; China Slowdown
00:06:07
In today’s top stories: The European Central Bank weighs ending its QE program; economic slowdown in China; and Comcast preps 21st Century Fox bid.
Jun 14, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast June 13: Fed Prepares To Hike Interest Rates
00:06:07
Our top stories today: The Fed prepares to hike interest rates; Crude price unlikely to rise as much as last year; and Court greenlights AT&T-Time Warner merger.
Jun 13, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast June 12: US Futures Unaffected By The US-North Korea Summit
00:06:12
Our top stories today: US futures unaffected by the US-North Korea summit; Trump optimistic on improving relations with Iran; and the AT&T-Time Warner deal goes through today.
Jun 12, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast June 11: Euro Rally On Italian No-Exit Assurances
00:06:12
In today’s top stories: Euro rally on Italian no-exit assurances; Trump Refuses G7 trade pledge; and the crypto market fell after exchange hack.
Jun 11, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, June 8: Risk Aversion Returns Ahead Of G7 Summit
00:05:47
Our top stories today: Risk aversion has returned ahead of a tense G7 summit; and China’s U.S. trade surplus jumped in May.
Jun 08, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, June 7: US Futures Rising Higher; EU Members Threaten Trump
00:05:36
In today’s top stories: US futures rising higher; EU members threaten Trump over tariffs, Iran and the climate accord; and the EU is poised to penalize Google.
Jun 07, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, June 6: The ECB Will End Its QE Program; India’s Central Bank Raised Rates
00:05:45
In today’s top stories: The ECB will end its bond-buying program; India’s central bank has raised its policy rate; and Facebook makes data-sharing partnerships with Chinese firms.
Jun 06, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast June 5th: Tesla Shareholders Will Vote On Executive Decisions
00:06:24
Today’s top stories: Tesla shareholders will vote on critical executive decisions; Mexico set to impose steep pork tariffs on the U.S.; and Apple share price hits an all-time high.
Jun 05, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, June 4: Global Stocks Go Green Following Robust May Jobs Report
00:05:42
In today’s top stories: Global stocks go green following robust May jobs report; China says all trade deals are off if US introduces tariffs; and Facebook under fire again over data sharing.
Jun 04, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, June 1: Fed Rate Hike Odds Dampen Despite Steady Economy
00:06:09
Our top stories today: Fed rate hike odds dampen despite steady economy; US facing reciprocal moves from Canada/Mexico over tariffs; and S&P Global cuts Deutsche Bank’s rating.
Jun 01, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast May 31: Trade War Looms Between US/EU; Energy Price Spike
00:05:50
Today's top stories: Trade war looms between the U.S. and E.U.; energy price spike and Facebook has shareholder meeting.
May 31, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast May 30: Fed To Roll Back Volcker Rule; Trump Moving Ahead On China Tariffs
00:05:54
In today’s top stories: The Fed to begin rolling back the Volcker Rule; Trump moving ahead on China tariffs; and Disney shares are down 2.5 percent post-Rosanne cancellation.
May 30, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 29: Italy’s Governing Coalition Collapse Seen As A Referendum On The EU
00:06:43
Our top stories today: Italy’s failure to form a governing coalition seen as referendum on the EU; the EU shifts funding priorities; and Canadian banks hit by cyber attacks.
May 29, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 25th: EU Privacy Rules Take Effect; US And China Trade Talks Begin
00:05:59
Our top stories today: New EU data privacy rules take effect; trade talks with the US and China begin; and Netflix tops Disney in market cap.
May 25, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 24th: China Vows To Defend Its Rights And Interests
00:06:26
Our top stories today: China vows to defend its rights and interests in trade talks with the U.S.; North Korea threatens to scuttle its summit with Trump; and the DOJ probes cryptocurrency manipulation.
May 24, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 23rd: US Futures In The Red Over Trump Doubts On North Korea And China
00:05:51
Our top stories today: US futures are opening in the red after Trump cast doubts on his North Korean Summit and China trade talks; the Fed is divided over yield curve and inflation; and Softbank to sell its Flipkart stake to Walmart.
May 23, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 22nd: US/China Trade Tensions Ease, They Agree To Save ZTE
00:06:40
Our Top Stories Today: The European Parliament will question Mark Zuckerberg; US/China trade tensions continue to ease; and the two countries have made a deal to save ZTE.
May 22, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 21st: Futures Up On Eased Trade Tensions; Venezuela's ‘Bogus’ Election
00:05:55
Our top stories today: Stocks, oil and the dollar are boosted by eased U.S./China trade tensions; Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro’s election seen as illegitimate; and GE is prepping to sell its transportation business.
May 21, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 18th: China Denies Cutting Trade Deficit; NAFTA Deal Nowhere Near
00:06:37
Today’s top stories: China denies offering to cut the U.S. trade deficit; NAFTA countries are nowhere near a deal; and PayPal buys into point of sale transactions.
May 18, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 17th: Government Borrowing Grows; China Approves Toshiba Sale
00:06:13
Our top stories today: Government borrowing continues to escalate; the EU may move to protect companies doing business with Iran; and China approves Toshiba’s chip unit sale to a group led by Bain Capital.
May 17, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 16th: Slim Chances Seen For New NAFTA Deal; Oil Price Hike Ahead
00:06:33
In today’s top stories: Mexico sees slim chances for a new NAFTA deal; the IEA expects the oil price spike to take a toll; and Amazon fires a new salvo in the supermarket wars.
May 16, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 15th: Stocks eye retail, housing and the Fed; US/China trade disputes
00:07:04
US futures are hinging on retail sales, the housing market, and speeches from Fed officials; China and the US are still at loggerheads over trade; and Vodafone is down premarket post its CEOs announced retirement.
May 15, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 14th: Trump, China Trade Talks, Fed Raising Rates
00:06:37
Today’s top stories: US futures are all in the green before China trade talks; the Fed’s Mester says it should keep gradually raising rates; and Trump tweeted about helping China’s struggling ZTE.
May 14, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast May 11th: Trump Talks Drug Prices; U.S. And China Officials Talk Trade
00:07:08
Trump talks drug prices; U.S. and Chinese officials talk trade disputes; and Blockchain Week kicks off in New York
May 11, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 10th: BoE Monetary Decision; California To Require Solar Panels
00:07:32
Our top stories today: The Bank of England will release its monetary policy decision and other data; California will require solar panels on all homes; and Comcast will include a $2.5 billion dollar breakup fee for 21st Century Fox entertainment assets.
May 10, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 9th: Crude Oil Clears $71, Disney Has A Good Q1
00:05:52
Today’s top stories: Crude oil topped $71 dollars per barrel overnight; European and Iran leaders will meet after President Trump pulled the U.S. out of the Iranian nuclear accord; and Disney shares ticked up slightly after a strong first quarter report.
May 09, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 8th: News On Iran And Venezuela, Takeda Closes The Deal
00:05:42
Today’s top stories: Investors await President Trump’s Iran nuclear deal decision; the US has issued Venezuelan sanctions to those with ties to President Maduro; and Takeda is set to acquire Shire.
May 08, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 7th: Crude Oil Clears $70/Barrel
00:06:35
Today’s top stories: Crude oil rose above $70 per barrel overnight; Qatar is accelerating economic reforms; and Warren Buffett sounded off on cryptos and other topics at Berkshire’s annual meeting.
May 07, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 4th: Jobs Report Due Out, Berkshire Ups Its Apple Stake
00:06:23
Today’s top stories: investors await a new jobs report, China-U.S. trade talks ended where they started, and Berkshire Hathaway ups its Apple stake,
May 04, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 3rd: Tesla's Earnings Call, Walmart's Shopping List, US-China Trade Talk
00:07:42
Today’s top stories: the U.S. and China talk trade, Tesla’s earnings call catches attention, and Walmart’s shopping list is on analysts’ minds.
May 03, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 2nd: The Fed Holds Steady, Apple Beats, Facebook Dates
00:07:09
Today’s top stories: The Fed is expected to hold steady this afternoon, Apple reports a big beat, and Facebook goes dating.
May 02, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, May 1st: The Dollar Rises Again, As Does BP
00:06:44
Today's top stories: The U.S. dollar has broken into positive territory; President Trump is delaying a decision on steel and aluminum tariffs; and BP is up premarket thanks to the oil recovery.
May 01, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 30th: Sprint And T-Mobile Headline Merger Monday
00:06:52
Today’s top stories: Sprint (S) and T-Mobile (TMUS) have agreed on a merger; personal consumption expenditures are expected to be 2 percent; and in the U.K. J Sainsbury (JSAIY) and Walmart’s Asda (WMT) have agreed to merge.
Apr 30, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 27th: History In Korea, Amazon Keeps Growing Fast
00:06:26
Today's top stories: North and South Korean leaders meet to pursue complete denuclearization of the peninsula; the Bank of Japan kept monetary policy steady overnight; and Amazon had a strong first quarter.
Apr 27, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 26th: Europe Steps To The Forefront
00:06:26
Today's top stories: The European Central Bank’s latest developments; the EU is monitoring aluminum imports to determine the impact of US tariffs; and digital advertising gave an almost $12Billion dollar boost to Facebook’s first quarter revenues.
Apr 26, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 25th: Facebook Steps Up For Earnings, Comcast Makes A Bid
00:07:24
Today’s top stories: Facebook is set to impress In its first post-Cambridge Analytica earnings report; Volatility hit crude oil prices as Trump and Iran traded words over its nuclear activity; and Comcast’s bid for Sky is official.
Apr 25, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 24th: Industrials Enter The Earnings Spotlight, And Google Sells Off
00:06:49
Today's top stories: Industrials are the focus on the earnings front; the Shanghai Stock Exchange and United Arab Emirates are teaming up on an international exchange; and Alphabet shares fell slightly after a 1st quarter beat.
Apr 24, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast April 23rd: 10-Year Treasury Yield Nears 3%
00:06:47
Today's top stories: The 10-year US Treasury yield is approaching 3% percent for the first time in 4 years; North Korea is suspending missile tests ahead of talks with South Korea; and Flipkart investors favor Walmart.
Apr 23, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 20th: Tough Trade Talk With China And Canada, Russia Retaliation
00:06:41
Today's top stories: The IMF and World Bank commence their spring meetings in Washington, D.C.; the Treasury Department may move to block Chinese investment in sensitive technologies; and ahead of the recent Southwest Airlines plane crash this week the company clashed with GE over aircraft inspections.
Apr 20, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast April 19th: Flattening Yield Curve, Japan Trade, KMI earnings
00:07:41
Today’s top stories: Global markets are all up thanks to a commodities rally; financial stocks are trailing the S&P 500; and Procter & Gamble announced its buyout of Merck-Gah’s Consumer Health Unit.
Apr 19, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 18th: Tesla Ramps Up, Theresa May Ramps Out
00:06:59
Today’s top stories: Tesla is aiming to double its Model 3 production; Theresa May’s Brexit strategy is at risk; and EU Facebook users will have to accept targeted ads.
Apr 18, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 17th: Supreme Court Weighs In On Online Sales Tax
00:06:30
Today’s top stories: The Supreme Court is set to rule on states’ online sales tax; China reports strong economic growth in the first quarter; and the Commerce Department imposed a sales ban on ZTE.
Apr 17, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 16th: Syria Tensions Hit Russian Stocks, Boost Defense Stocks
00:06:01
Today’s top stories: The Russian market opened lower amid tensions over Syria; the U.S.-led strikes may have given a boost to defense stocks; and Netflix is up heading into earnings.
Apr 16, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 13th: Banking Earnings On Tap, China Reports A Trade Deficit
00:07:05
Today’s top stories: Banking earnings are set to provide a welcome boost to the S&P 500; China sees its first trade deficit in over a year; and President Trump is investigating Amazon over US Post Office losses.
Apr 13, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 12th: First Quarter Earnings Looms, GE Considers Its Options
00:06:33
Today’s top stories: markets look to be tested as trader’s assess first quarter results; the Fed expects a strengthening economy and rising inflation; and GE is exploring an IPO to avoid higher taxes.
Apr 12, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 11th: Federal Reserve To Weigh In On Trade, Inflation
00:06:15
Today’s top stories: Investors will gain insight on the Fed’s feelings today; HUD will grant Puerto Rico an unprecedented amount to rebuild after Hurricane Maria; and investors like Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony to Congress.
Apr 11, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 10th: President Xi Eases Investors' Worries
00:06:50
Today’s top stories: China President Xi Jinping eases tariff tensions; the U.S. budget deficit is set to soar past $1 trillion dollars; and all social media eyes are on Mark Zuckerberg as he testifies before Congress.
Apr 10, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 9th: Futures and Gas Prices Rise, Deutsche Bank CEO Is Out
00:06:33
Today’s top stories: U.S. stock futures are all opening in the black; rising crude prices means rising gasoline prices; and Deutsche Bank CEO John Cryan is out after three years of consecutive losses.
Apr 09, 2018
Stocks to Watch April 9th - Facebook, Saudi Expansion, and Bank Earnings Coming Up
00:05:42
Welcome to our weekly Stocks To Watch report. This features the key stocks that may be in the news in the week ahead. Facebook, trade, and Saudi Arabian expansion look to be key themes this week.
Apr 09, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 6th: Jobs Report Takes Attention From Trade, Facebook
00:07:58
Today’s top stories: this morning’s job report is expected to grab the market’s attention; President Trump threatens tariff escalation; and Sheryl Sandberg talks up a paid Facebook product.
Apr 06, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 5th: Kudlow Talks Trade, Smucker Buys Pet Food, & Zuckerberg Speaks
00:06:07
Today’s top stories: U.S. futures are set to rise as Larry Kudlow indicates tariffs might be negotiated; J.M. Smucker goes pet food shopping; and Mark Zuckerberg responds to the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
Apr 05, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 4th: The Next Round Of Tariffs In The US China Trade War
00:06:55
Today’s top stories: US futures are in the red today over increased trade tensions; UK shop prices fall; and Facebook gets a price target cut.
Apr 04, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 3rd: Investors Brace For Tuesday, China Warns, Spotify Prices
00:06:38
Today’s top stories: market watchers steel for Tuesday trade after a rough Monday; China warns the U.S. to not up the ante, and Spotify has a price.
Apr 03, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, April 2nd: China Plays The Tariff Game, NYSE Goes To Chicago
00:07:24
Today's top stories: China retaliates against Trump’s tariffs, the OECD says don't worry about the robots yet, and the NYSE's parent goes to the Second City.
Apr 02, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, March 29th: Brexit Draws Near, Amazon In The Spotlight, CME Group Makes A Buy
00:06:27
Today's Top Stories: Brexit is now a year away, Amazon steps into the tech backlash, and CME goes shopping abroad.
Mar 29, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, March 28th: Markets Wobble, Tech Draws Fire, GE Gets A Boost
00:06:47
Today's top stories: equity markets hit another bump, Buffett rumors boost GE, and big tech names continue to draw fire.
Mar 28, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, March 27th: Don't Call It A Comeback, The Bull Market's Been Here For Years
00:07:22
Today’s top stories: stocks return to green, Puerto Rico bonds rally, and Carlyle Group goes shopping.
Mar 27, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, March 26th: Trade Talk Not Trade War, And Tech Giants Face More Scrutiny
00:07:09
Today’s top stories: more trade talk and less trade war, pressure grows on US tech giants, and Citigroup is ready to grow again.
Mar 26, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, March 23rd: China Strikes Back, McMaster and Steve Wynn Leave The Scene
00:07:12
Welcome to Wall Street Breakfast. Today's top stories: China snaps back, the market worries about White House turnover, and a competitor steps in as Steve Wynn fully leaves the scene.
Mar 23, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, March 22nd: Trade Worries, Facebook Admittances, And Magazines On Sale
00:05:48
Welcome to Wall Street Breakfast. Today's top stories: trade doubts weigh on stocks, Facebook posts a status update, and legendary magazines go on the auction block.
Mar 22, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, March 21st: Powell In The Spotlight, Salesforce Buys, Tesla Meets The Bear
00:05:48
Today's top stories on Wall Street Breakfast: Jerome Powell debuts in front of the press, Salesforce makes a buy, and Tesla falls into a bear market.
Mar 21, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, March 20th: Saudi Crown Prince Visit, EU Makes A Deal With US
00:06:33
Today’s top stories: Saudi’s Crown Prince visits America, the EU expects to come to terms with the U.S., and the self-driving industry is shaken by a fatal accident.
Mar 20, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, March 19th: Markets Start Slow, Apple Looks At Screens, Twitter Eyes Crypto
00:06:31
Welcome to Wall Street Breakfast: Today’s top stories: markets start the week slowly, Apple may be developing screens, and Mastercard and Twitter look cautiously at crypto.
Mar 19, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, March 16th: Qualcomm Rumors, Quadruple Witching Day, and Questions for Russia
00:06:15
Welcome to Wall Street Breakfast. Today's top stories: it’s quadruple witching day, the Trump administration announces sanctions on Russia, and rumors swirl around Qualcomm.
Mar 16, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, March 15th: Unilever Leaves The UK
00:06:37
Welcome to Wall Street Breakfast. Today’s top stories: Unilever abandons the U.K., the Senate approves loosening of Dodd-Frank rules, and Disney shakes things up.
Mar 15, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast, March 14th: Google Cracks Down, Walmart Expands, Oil Jumps
00:05:42
Welcome to Wall Street Breakfast. Today’s top stories: Google cracks down on crypto and conspiracy theories, Walmart expands its online grocery delivery service, and the price of oil jumps on the firing of Rex Tillerson.
Mar 14, 2018
WSB March 13th
00:06:29
Welcome to today's Wall Street Breakfast. Today’s top stories: the latest CPI comes out this morning, the Trump Administration blocks the Broadcom-Qualcomm deal, and Dropbox drops its IPO targets.
Mar 13, 2018
Wall Street Breakfast: March 12th
00:06:36
Seeking Alpha's Wall Street Breakfast is now available in podcast form. In today's top stories, the EU and Japan talk trade with the US, President Trump eyes his next economic adviser, and Dow Chemical’s CEO steps down.
Mar 12, 2018