- Bezos announced his divorce,AmazonMarket value evaporated by $33.4 billion
On Thursday (February 7th), the world's richest man, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, posted a long article on the website of the blog platform Medium, saying that he had been "blackmailed" by the American media company (AMI). If he does not stop investigating the disclosure of his private text messages and photos, he will publicly make his embarrassing private photos. It is worth noting that AMI's chairman David Peck has a good personal relationship with the current US President Trump, and Trump has publicly bombarded Bezos and made this highly-watched divorce farce. Political color. According to previous reports by The Daily Beast in the United States, as the Bezos investigation continues, the motivation behind the incident seems to be related to politics!
Since Amazon’s CEO Bezos announced the divorce plan, the company’s share price has continued to be under pressure. According to the Securities Daily report, the next day (February 8th), Amazon's stock price opened lower and lower, the intraday decline once exceeded 2.5%, the day closed at 1588.22 US dollars / share, down 1.62%, the daily market value evaporated over 12 billion US dollars . Some insiders have called this divorce storm the biggest crisis since the founding of Amazon. In addition, the company has fallen by $33.388 billion in the most recent month compared to the price at which Bezos announced his divorce.
1,Transaction calendar (Beijing time)
All-day Tokyo Stock Exchange holiday closed
00:15 the next day, Federal Reserve Governor Michelle Bowman speaks
2. Asia Pacific Express
On Monday (February 11th), the Asia-Pacific stock market closed mixed. Among them, the Korea Composite Index reported 2180.73 points, up 0.17%; the New Zealand NZ50 index closed up 0.36% at 9210.00 points; the Australian S&P 200 index closed down 0.18%. Reported 6060.80 points; the Japanese stock market holiday is closed.
A shares ushered in the first show of the Year of the Pig on the 11th, and the three major stock indexes rose like a rainbow.Shanghai indexClosed up by 1.36% to close at 2653.90 points; Shenzhen Component Index rose 3.06% to close at 7919.05 points;GEMIt rose 3.53%, regaining the 1300-point integer mark and closing at 1316.10. The total turnover of the two cities was 319.9 billion yuan, and the industry sector rose across the board.
Hong KongHang Seng IndexOn February 11, the closing price rose 0.7% to 28,143.84 points.appleConcept stocks rose sharply, and Haoyu rose nearly 8% to lead the blue-chip. Meituan and Xiaomi rose by more than 7% and 4% respectively.
Chinese peoplebank: China Januaryforeign exchange reserves 307.792 billion US dollars, expected to be 308 billion US dollars, the former value of 307.71 billion US dollars. In January, foreign exchange reserves increased by 15.2 billion U.S. dollars, an increase of three consecutive months, and an increase of 11 billion U.S. dollars last month.
The European Central Bank Deputy Governor Guindos: The Eurozone inflation rate will continue to slow down in the coming months. In the medium term, the potential inflation rate will accelerate. The European Central Bank will be developingcurrencyBe cautious in policy. ECB will maintain favorableCreditsurroundings. (huitong network)
Overseas interest rate cuts or recurrence: Why is the Chinese central bank joining this time? Looking back at the 2014 overseas interest rate hike and the overseas interest rate cut in 2016, the People's Bank of China is contrary to the overseas central bank, indicating that domestic contradictions are the mainstay. In 2019, the probability of recurring overseas interest rate cuts is different. The previous two times, the Chinese central bank may adopt the same rate cuts, mainly because the Chinese economy and the global economy are going down in 2019. (WeChat public number Haiqing FICC channel)
3. Company news
TeslaThe Shanghai Super Factory began an energy conservation assessment. Tesla is stepping up its factory construction in Shanghai, China. On February 11th, Tencent's “First Line” was informed by people close to the project that Tesla Shanghai Super Factory (Phase I) had started energy conservation assessment and several relevant departments participated in the assessment. (first line)
IDC: Apple's 2018 China shipment market share is less than 10%. On February 11, third-party agency IDC released China's smart phone market tracking report. In 2018, Apple's shipments declined for three consecutive years, and its market share in 2018 was even less than 10%, lower than the top five. The total share of manufacturers. The reason, IDC said, the lack of innovation in new products is difficult to support users to change the price at a substantial increase in the price. (New Beijing News)
Jingdong2.7 billion acquisition of 100% equity of Beijing Jade Palace Hotel. Recently, the media monitored through the sky-eye inspection that Beijing Jingdong Shangke Information Technology Co., Ltd. 2.7 billion transferred 100% equity of Beijing Cuigong Hotel Co., Ltd., Jingdong Shangke has become the only Beijing Cuigong Hotelshareholder. According to industry and commerce information, the acquisition party Jingdong Shangke is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Beijing Jingdong Century Trading Co., Ltd., and the legal representative is Liu Qiangdong. (Financial Network)
4, the European city in early trading
In European stock markets, on February 11, the European STOXX 600 index opened 0.41% higher; the UK FTSE 100 index opened 0.51% higher; the French CAC 40 index opened 0.55% higher; the Spanish IBEX index opened 0.46% higher; the German DAX index opened higher 0.41%; Italy's FTSE MIB index opened 0.43% higher at 19,434.61 points.
In the foreign exchange market, as of press time, the US dollar index was 96.65, unchanged; the euro against the US dollar was 1.1328, up 0.04%; the British pound against the US dollar was 1.2934, down 0.08%; the US dollar against the Japanese yen reported 109.98, up 0.23%. In terms of the renminbi, the renminbi fell more than 400 points on the first trading day of the year. As of press time, the offshore RMB fell below 6.79 against the US dollar, with a daily volatility of 300 points and an increase of over 200 points in the morning. The onshore RMB against the US dollar closed at 6.7804 at 16:30 on the 11th, down 413 points from the previous trading day.
Crude oil market, as of press time, WTI crude oil fell 0.70% to 52.36 US dollars / barrel; cloth oil fell 0.13%, reported 62.02 US dollars / barrel. In addition, according to media reports, a few days ago, Russian National Petroleum Corporation President Xie Qin sent a letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin that the agreement between Russia and the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to cut oil production is a "strategic threat", making the United States "accounting for cheap" . OPEC and its allies will meet in Vienna from April 17-18 to discuss the production reduction agreement.
Precious metalOn the other hand, as of press time, COMEX gold futures reported a decrease of 0.34% at $1314.00 per ounce; COMEX silver futures at $15.75 per ounce, down 0.37%.
5, the media headlines
CNBC: 2018, Chinese investors in Thailandreal estateThe market has invested more than $2.3 billion!
Despite the previous coup in Thailand and the serious uncertainty in the upcoming elections, the popularity of the Thai real estate market among Chinese investors has continued to soar. According to the latest data from China's online real estate portal Juwai, Thailand's survey of potential real estate buyers in 2018 is the most popular country in the world, climbing from sixth place in 2016 to first place. According to Juwai, Thailand is the fourth most popular country for real estate investment in China in 2018, with Chinese investors investing $2.3 billion in real estate in Thailand.
CNN: In the cold wave of the Chinese auto market, Toyota counterattacks!
In 2018, China’s new car sales fell for the first time in 28 years, affected by this, including global automakers such as GM, Ford and Volkswagen.PerformanceBoth were hit. However, one of the exceptions is worth noting: Toyota. In 2018, Toyota's China-centric Asia and Europe achieved growth, with sales in the Chinese market increasing by 14% to 1.48 million units. These results offset the negative impact of Toyota's decline in sales in the US and Japan. Toyota said, “In China, the decline in new car sales is in third-tier cities. We can still develop a sales plan that is growing year-on-year.” The company expects sales in China to reach a record high of 1.6 million.
The trade uncertainty seems to be driving Mio Kato, the founder of Toyota, a Tokyo-based equity research firm, Lightstream Research. “There is a need for consumers to look for alternatives, and risk is one of the more attractive options.” In addition, Toyota Committed to promoting the sale of hybrid vehicles, which are more popular among Chinese drivers.AnalystPoint out that "the government's support for hybrid vehicles will make it easier for Toyota to occupy an important position in the competition."