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Chinese Economy

Chinese Economy

Are Investors Too Bearish on SINA and Weibo?

SINA (NASDAQ:SINA) and its social media platform Weibo(NASDAQ:WB) both shed nearly 20% of their market value after posting their third-quarter reports on Nov. 14. SINA spun off Weibo in an IPO in 2014, but it still retains a majority voting stake in Weibo, an…
bubmag
November 18, 2019
Chinese Economy

China’s digital currency is all about control

Since 2014, Chinas central bank has been examining the potential for a digital yuan. To date, however, the bank has not launched one, and it warned yesterday (Nov. 13), reports to the contrary are inaccurate and potentially fraudulent. The Peoples Bank of Ch…
bubmag
November 14, 2019
Chinese Economy

Silver Prices Under Pressure

Silver has recorded small losses in Tuesday trade. In the European session, the metal is trading at $16.78, down $0.05 or 0.32% on the day. Silver Dips to 3-Month Low Silver prices remain under pressure and continue to lose ground. The metal dropped to 16.6…
bubmag
November 12, 2019
Chinese Economy

Better Buy: Baidu vs. Alphabet

Baidu(NASDAQ:BIDU) and Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG)(NASDAQ:GOOGL) are two of the top names in online search. Baidu is the top search engine in China, while Alphabet's Google dominates most other markets. But over the past five years, Alphabet's stock soared more t…
bubmag
November 9, 2019
Chinese Economy

Has Baidu’s Stock Finally Bottomed Out?

Shares of Baidu(NASDAQ:BIDU) recently popped after the Chinese tech giant posted its third-quarter numbers. Its revenue stayed flat year-over-year at 28.1 billion yuan ($3.93), but beat estimates by $40 million. Excluding its upcoming divestments of several n…
bubmag
November 8, 2019