Boom Bust: Big jobs numbers as questions on Tesla’s future emerge
The top stories: July’s jobs numbers in the US showed 255,000 added to non-farm payrolls, while Canada shed 31,000 jobs. In other news, Trump properties are losing visitors, a recent study finds. Ameera David has details. Afterwards, Watching the Hawk’s Tabetha Wallace reports from the Green Party Convention with an analysis of the Green party’s economic platform for the 2016 election. Then, Boom Bust’s Bianca Facchinei rounds up three stories in the news: How hacked a bitcoin firm plans to spread losses across all users, how Greece is seeking a southern alliance against the EU’s austerity policy, and how the New York Fed is warning of troubling consequence from rising student loan debt.
After the break, Ameera talks to STA Wealth Management’s Worth Wray about how the recent data change the Fed’s calculus about rate hikes and what the future holds for emerging markets, especially China. And in the Big Deal, Ameera and Edward Harrison discuss the potential that Tesla is running into financial trouble.