The Coming China Crash: Are We There Yet?

Commodities related stocks are getting pole-axed today. Fortescue down 5.5%. Mt Gibson down 6.4%. Whitehaven Coal down 8%. And the big daddy of them all, BHP, down 4% and trading at a three-year low. First Greece was to blame. Now the China slowdown hypothesis seems to be gathering credibility. Has the China crash begun? ‘Hard to say’, as my partner tells me every time I ask her a question that she can’t answer with 100% certainty. But the data is looking scary. I’ve been tweeting all of the interesting stuff I find but here’s a selection of my favourites:...

Commodities related stocks are getting pole-axed today. Fortescue down 5.5%. Mt Gibson down 6.4%. Whitehaven Coal down 8%. And the big daddy of them all, BHP, down 4% and trading at a three-year low.

First Greece was to blame. Now the China slowdown hypothesis seems to be gathering credibility. Has the China crash begun?

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