Home Daily News Headline Thursday Morning’s Top Stories Before The Opening Bell – Mike Swanson (06/27/2019)

Thursday Morning’s Top Stories Before The Opening Bell – Mike Swanson (06/27/2019)

China is not budging ahead of Xi-Trump G-20 meeting – CNBC

China’s Xi to present Trump with terms for settling trade fight: WSJ, citing Chinese officials – Reuters

Happy Talk of Trump-Xi Truce Masks Twisting Path to a Trade Deal – Bloomberg

Kyle Bass says Wall Street investors should ignore G-20 and brace for a fresh round of Trump tariffs – Market Watch

Masters of what universe? Central bankers in a bind as G20 bickers over trade – Reuters

Earnings: Rite Aid reports bigger-than-expected Q1 loss; stock falls – AlphaStreet

Pier 1 Imports plans to close 57 stores, and more closures could be coming, interim CEO says – USA Today

Walmart says EBT cards can be used for online grocery shopping at all pickup locations – Fox Business

Behind the Caesars Deal, $3.2 Billion in Cash From the Landlord – Yahoo Finance

Carl Icahn seeks to oust four Occidental directors – Financial Times

Renewable energy sources in the US now outstrip coal – Mining.com

2020 Democrats hold back on hitting Biden during first presidential debate – The Hill

Most of the 2020 Democratic candidates are already doomed – Politico

Arby’s is making vegetables out of meat – CNET

Bitcoin price dives $1,700 in minutes as Coinbase website goes down – Market Watch

Nearly 100 drivers following Google Maps detour get stuck in muddy field – FOX 13 Salt Lake City

Billy Drago, Actor in ‘The Untouchables,’ Dies at 73 – Hollywood Reporter

TV Watching Is Worse for Your Heart Than Sitting at Work, Study Finds – Gizmodo

The best healthy travel snacks, according to nutritionists and dietitians – NBC News