Tech Review: 1) Collapsing Chinese Tech Stocks, 2) Tesla Turbulence

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Tech Review (TR 2018-08-18)--Domain Mondo's weekly review of tech investing news with commentary, analysis and opinion: Features • 1) Tencent & Other Collapsing Chinese Tech Stocks, 2) Tesla $TSLA Turbulence, 3) Investing: The Week, Investing Notes, 4) ICYMI Tech News: Facebook, What's Next and more.

1) Tencent & Other Collapsing Chinese Tech Stocks 
Falls from recent highs in 2018 as of August 15, 2018:
  • Tencent -27%  HK: 0700
  • Alibaba Group -21% NYSE: BABA
  • Baidu -23% NASDAQ: BIDU
  • Xiaomi -23% HK: 1810
  • HUYA -45% NYSE: HUYA
Aspects of Tencent stock fall 'attributed' to power politics in China

CNBC Life video published Aug 16, 2018: Gavin Parry, managing director at Parry Global Group (parry-group.com), discusses Tencent's latest surprising earnings report.

See also:
  • Alibaba $BABA: "In the best-case scenario, Alibaba is the goofiest, most convoluted, opaque, mismanaged accounting mess and business structure in history"--deep-throat-ipo.blogspot.com. See the Form 20-F.

2) Tesla $TSLA Turbulence
Elon Musk Details ‘Excruciating’ Personal Toll of Tesla Turmoil | NYTimes.com 16 Aug 2018.

Tesla shares are getting slammed after Elon Musk's off-kilter interview with the NYT | CNBC.com 17 Aug 2018.

Elon Musk's 2018: Tesla, Flamethrowers and Lots of Tweets

Wall Street Journal (wsj.com) video above published Aug 15, 2018: Elon Musk's market-moving tweet about possibly taking Tesla private is just the latest erratic move in a tumultuous year for the CEO. See also: Tesla Is Said to Be Subpoenaed by S.E.C. Over Elon Musk Tweet | NYTimes.com 15 Aug 2018.

3) Investing
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The Week: Dow, S&P 500 end the day and week higher buttressed by optimism over China-U.S. trade talks | MarketWatch.com.

Week ending 17 Aug 2018: NASDAQ Composite -0.3% | S&P 500 Index +0.6% | DJIA +1.4%

Wall Street's Charging Bull
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Investing Notes: A Squeeze Is On

a. Grand Collapse in Turkey; to avoid the same fate, Argentina hikes rate to 45% | WolfStreet.com.

b. Rise of US Dollar Haunts Emerging Market Debt | WolfStreet.com 14 Aug 2018.

c. Tech still all the rage while bears prowl emerging markets: BAML survey | reuters.com.

d. Chinese banks’ bad loans grow at record pace in second quarter | chinaeconomicreview.com.

4) ICYMI Tech News:
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Facebook: what's next?

FT.com video above published 16 Aug 2018: After Facebook's share price $FB plunge, what's next for the social network? The FT's Hannah Kuchler posts from shareholder, advertiser and user perspectives.
  • AI & Fintech: how artificial intelligence is transforming financial services--weforum.org.

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