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Inflation prices accelerate as market gains hit the brakes

Stocks are slipping into the red this morning as investors analyze the August inflation reading. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer, Nicole Sinclair and Randy Frederick of Charles Schwab discuss these and the other big stories we’re covering today.

Today’s topics:

  • Trump denies deal with Democrats on young undocumented immigrants
  • North Korea threatens to ‘sink’ Japan, reduce US to ‘ashes and darkness’
  • Consumer prices jump in August
  • Tenet Healthcare in talks to sell: WSJ
  • Equifax blames server bug for massive hack
  • Lennar blames Harvey and Irma for lower Q3 report
  • Trump stops China-backed fund from buying Lattice
  • Tesla semi truck to be unveiled Oct. 26th
  • Serwer’s five best Wall Street books
  • How competition in politics is hurting America

What do you think will happen between the U.S. and China after President Trump’s decision to block the sale of Lattice?
-China will block a U.S. business deal
-Chinese investors will buy another US company
-It wasn’t a big deal.