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Trump escalates trade war just as investors were starting to believe in stocks and economy again

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, oil tumble as Trump escalates trade war with China U.S. President Donald Trump sent financial markets reeling on Thursday when he announced additional tariffs on Chinese products, as traders worried no...
01:16, 08/02/2019

Stocks in Asia subdued in morning trade as investors await Trump-Xi meeting Stocks in Asia were tepid in Tuesday morning trade, while investors looked toward to a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese Preside...
04:00, 06/25/2019

Asia Pacific stocks set to trade subdued as investors await Trump-Xi meeting Shares in Asia Pacific were set to trade cautiously on Thursday as investors await the meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese Preside...
01:48, 06/27/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks sink as trade war escalates NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are plunging at the open on Wall Street Monday aft...
16:00, 05/13/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures dip as trade war escalates Futures pointed to a lower opening for Canada's main stock index on Friday, tracking global markets which were impacted by tough words on trade from C...
15:16, 05/17/2019

US stocks fall sharply as trade war escalates Markets closed sharply lower Friday after the latest escalation of the U.S.-China trade dispute. The Dow Jones industrials sank 623 points, or 2.4%. (...
15:32, 08/24/2019

China's economy worsens in July, industrial growth at 17-year low as trade war escalates China's economy stumbled more sharply than expected in July, with industrial output growth cooling to a more than 17-year low, as the intensifying U.S...
14:00, 08/14/2019

HSBC and UBS upgrade Malaysian stocks as trade war escalates Malaysia's stock benchmark, the Kuala Lumpur Composite Index, has lost around 5% so far this year — one of the worst-performing Asian emerging ma...
07:48, 05/29/2019

Stocks plunge on Wall Street as US-China trade war escalates U.S. stocks nosedived as China’s currency fell sharply and stoked fears that the trade war between the U.S. and China will escalate further, causing m...
22:16, 08/05/2019

China's yuan, stocks slump as trade dispute escalates The Chinese yuan slumped to a fresh 11-year low against the dollar on Monday and stocks fell in the wake of fresh salvos in the China-U.S. trade war....
09:48, 08/26/2019

RPT-China's yuan, stocks slump as trade dispute escalates The Chinese yuan slumped to a fresh 11-year low against the dollar on Monday and stocks fell in the wake of fresh salvos in the China-U.S. trade war....
09:48, 08/26/2019

Global stocks, yuan tumble as U.S.-China trade dispute escalates Global stocks tumbled on Monday and the Chinese yuan fell to its lowest level since December as a trade dispute between the United States and China es...
18:00, 05/13/2019

European stocks trade slightly lower as investors monitor trade developments European shares opened slightly lower on Tuesday, with investors monitoring the potential recommencement of U.S.-China trade talks and unfolding devel...
10:16, 08/27/2019

Asia stocks set to trade mixed as investors watch US-China trade developments Stocks in Asia were set to trade mixed at the open on Tuesday as investors watch for developments on the U.S.-China trade front following a recent esc...
02:16, 08/27/2019

WRAPUP 2-China's yuan slumps to 11-year low, stocks fall as U.S. trade war escalates China's yuan slumped to a fresh 11-year low against the dollar on Monday and stocks fell as the Sino-U.S. trade war sharply escalated, threatening to ...
09:48, 08/26/2019

WRAPUP 3-China's yuan slumps to 11-year low, stocks fall as U.S. trade war escalates China's yuan fell to an 11-year low against the dollar on Monday and stocks dropped as the Sino-U.S. trade war sharply escalated, threatening to infli...
12:16, 08/26/2019

Stocks plunge as trade war between U.S. and China escalates; Dow Jones Industrial Average drops 480 points NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks plunge as trade war between U.S. and China escalates; Dow Jones Industrial Average drops 480 points....
16:00, 05/13/2019

Stocks Volatile as Investors Await Trade Resolution European stocks climbed after a downbeat session in Asia, as investors awaited a resolution to the U.S.-China trade negotiations following the recent ...
10:48, 05/14/2019

Stocks Slip as Investors Weigh Trade Against Monetary Policy U.S. equity markets ticked slightly lower as investors wavered between fears of rising trade tensions and hopes that policy makers will bolster market...
01:16, 06/12/2019

Investors wade back in to U.S. stocks as trade concerns mount Investors jumped back in to the U.S. stock market for the first time since mid-April by sending roughly $3.7 billion into mutual funds and exchange-tr...
18:32, 05/29/2019

Oil Falls Alongside Stocks as Investors Weigh Trade Threats Anxiety about weaker fuel consumption engulfed oil following comments from the U.S. trade representative, who said China was retreating from trade com...
17:48, 05/07/2019

Japanese stocks slide, trade subdued as investors await Fed meeting Japan's Nikkei dropped to a 1-1/2-week low in choppy trade on Tuesday but most investors stayed on the sidelines ahead of a U.S. central bank policy d...
09:16, 06/18/2019

Investors pull more than $20 billion from stocks on 'trade deal trauma': BAML Global equities have seen outflows of $20.5 billion in the past week as "trade deal trauma" pushed more money into bonds, Bank of America Merrill Lync...
12:00, 05/10/2019

Global Stocks Mixed as Investors Weigh Election, Trade Issues European stocks slipped after a mostly positive session in Asia, as U.S. and U.K. investors returned to their desks and weighed developments over the ...
11:32, 05/28/2019

Chip stocks brush off trade war and rally to near record highs as investors bet on 5G Semiconductor companies, especially those that sell heavily to China, have faced major headwinds this year. But investors are betting on a big payoff ...
17:32, 09/18/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens lower as trade worries keep investors on sidelines U.S. stocks opened lower on Tuesday, as renewed worries over a prolonged trade spat between the United States and China weighed on investor sentiment....
16:32, 05/07/2019

US STOCKS-Futures edge higher as investors weigh mixed signals on trade war U.S. stock index futures recovered from overnight declines on Tuesday, pointing to a positive start for Wall Street as investors assessed conflicting ...
14:48, 08/27/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls at open as investors fret over U.S.-China trade relations Canada's main stock index broadly slipped at the open on Wednesday, as investors dumped riskier assets on worries over a prolonged U.S.-China trade wa...
16:48, 05/22/2019

'Trade deal trauma' sees investors pull $20 billion from stocks in a week Investors pulled more than $20.5 billion from global equities in the past week, showing the impact of trade tensions between the U.S. and China on con...
15:16, 05/10/2019

Stocks endure another turbulent day as investors remain wary of U.S.-China trade tensions The week’s volatility was ignited by tweets last weekend from Trump, who threatened to increase tariffs from 10 percent to 25 percent on $200 billion ...
01:16, 05/10/2019

Investors trim cash, buy stocks on dovish Fed, trade truce: BAML poll Fund managers have trimmed cash holdings and added risk to their portfolios following the U.S. Federal Reserve's dovish pivot and after Beijing and Wa...
17:00, 07/16/2019

Asia Pacific stocks mixed as investors digest renewed US-China trade tensions Stocks in Asia were mixed during Tuesday afternoon trade amid renewed tensions between the U.S. and China after Washington said tariffs on Chinese goo...
07:48, 05/07/2019

Asia Pacific stocks trade mixed as investors await China's yuan midpoint fix Stocks in Asia Pacific traded mixed Wednesday morning as investors waited for the People's Bank of China (PBOC) to set its daily midpoint fix for...
02:48, 08/07/2019

Asia stocks subdued as investors await Chinese trade data; Singapore GDP falls 3.4% Preliminary data released Friday showed gross domestic product in Singapore dropping 3.4% in the April-June period, badly missing analyst expectations...
03:00, 07/12/2019

Trump says talks with China will continue as trade war escalates U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday trade talks with China would continue even after Washington moved to increase tariffs on Chinese imports, a...
22:32, 05/10/2019

Trump says no hurry to sign deal with China as trade war escalates U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he was in no hurry to sign a trade deal with China as Washington imposed a new set of tariffs on Chinese go...
18:32, 05/10/2019

China's exports to the US are falling sharply as Trump escalates the trade war China's exports unexpectedly fell in August as shipments to the U.S. slowed sharply, pointing to weakness in the world's second-largest econ...
07:48, 09/09/2019

Trump says no rush to reach deal with China as trade war escalates U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he was in no hurry to sign a trade deal with China as Washington imposed a new set of tariffs on Chinese go...
21:48, 05/10/2019

Stocks Slump as Trump’s Threat of New Tariffs Scares Investors The president injected new fears into global markets that had been reassured by growth in China and the United States and by prospects of a trade pact...
11:16, 05/06/2019

'It's an unjustified tax': Craft beer brewers face rising prices as Trump escalates China trade war Independent brewers are increasingly concerned about headwinds as President Donald Trump's tariffs increase prices on everything from aluminum ca...
22:16, 08/31/2019

Kidney dialysis stocks soar as investors see Trump executive order as good news President Donald Trump’s executive order to transform kidney care lays out ambitious goals for shifting patients out of high-cost clinic setting...
16:48, 07/11/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street opens higher as investors await Trump-Xi meet U.S. stocks opened modestly higher on Friday, as investors treaded cautiously ahead of a pivotal meeting between the United States and China that coul...
16:00, 06/28/2019

Global stocks, yields fall as investors seek safety after Trump's China tariff threats Stocks around the world slid on Monday, along with bond yields, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering an ...
21:32, 05/06/2019

REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, oil fall as investors seek safety after Trump's China tariff threats Stocks around the world tumbled on Monday and oil prices slumped after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering an...
19:16, 05/06/2019

Trump’s malignant nonsense on trade undermines our economy President Trump on Friday placed significant taxes on American consumers, effectively invited Chinese retaliation against American exporters, and weak...
01:00, 05/11/2019

Trade Turmoil Gives Democrats an Opening to Hit Trump on Economy Democratic candidates have taken a calibrated approach to talking about the economy, but the trade war with China provides a potent new line of attack...
19:32, 08/24/2019

Hiring cooled in August, the latest in a long line of data indicating Trump’s trade war is starting to bite Hiring was below economists’ forecast of 160,000, heightening fears that Trump’s trade war is starting to bite and the U.S. economy may be hitting a r...
09:32, 09/07/2019

Trump tells Pennsylvania voters that trade war has helped economy U.S. President Donald Trump, facing a potentially difficult path to winning a second term in November 2020, on Monday told supporters in Pennsylvania ...
06:48, 05/21/2019

The Economy Is Doing Well. That May Lead Trump to Escalate His Trade Fight With China Few presidents have bragged as much about the stock market as Donald Trump. From the early days of his Administration, Trump has sought to boost Wall ...
22:16, 05/09/2019

The Economy Is Doing Well. That May Lead Trump to Escalate His Trade Fight With China Even More Few presidents have bragged as much about the stock market as Donald Trump. From the early days of his Administration, Trump has sought to boost Wall ...
13:48, 05/10/2019

Trump's China trade war risks damaging US economy, says OECD Intensification of tariff dispute also likely to knock almost $600bn off world economyDonald Trump has been warned by the west’s most influential econ...
13:00, 05/21/2019

Global growth is set to hit a 10-year low as Trump's trade war drags down economy Reuters/Carlos Barria Global growth is expected to slow this year to a pace not seen since the financial crisis, the Organization for Economic Cooper...
19:32, 09/19/2019

The jobs report is even weaker than it seems, shows an economy on tenterhooks at Trump's trade war On it's face, the August jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics doesn't look too bad for the economy. The economy added 130,000 jobs, missing...
15:00, 09/07/2019

Donald Trump claims trade war is working as China's economy slows Chinese economic growth falls to slowest pace since 1992 – but is expanding faster than the USDonald Trump has claimed that his tariff battle with Chi...
21:32, 07/15/2019

China Says Trump "Misleading" People Linking Trade Deal, Slowing Economy China on Tuesday rebuffed a suggestion from U.S. President Donald Trump that Beijing needs a trade deal with the United States because its economy was...
13:48, 07/16/2019

Alibaba just keeps growing, shrugging off Trump's trade war and China's slowing economy (BABA) REUTERS/Aly Song Chinese retail giant Alibaba has released its quarterly results showing that customers are still flocking to the e-commerce platform...
16:32, 08/16/2019

Fox Business host: 'Our economy is suffering' as a 'direct result' of Trump trade war with China Fox Business host Stuart Varney acknowledged that the United States economy is "suffering" as a "direct result" of President Trump's trade negotiation...
20:16, 09/04/2019

China says Trump 'misleading' people linking trade deal, slowing economy China on Tuesday rebuffed a suggestion from U.S. President Donald Trump that Beijing needs a trade deal with the United States because its economy is ...
12:00, 07/16/2019

G20: world leaders urge Trump and Xi to reach a trade deal or risk global economy Financial markets fall amid growing fears that talks in Osaka will fail to break logjamDonald Trump and Xi Jinping have been urged to reach a trade de...
17:32, 06/28/2019

Angela Merkel welcomed refugees to Germany. They’re starting to help the economy. In a tight labor market, asylum seekers are needed to fill jobs. And after spending billions of euros to accommodate the newcomers, Germany is beginni...
00:16, 05/06/2019

Stocks jump after Trump says he wants trade deal with China Wall Street stepped back into stocks Monday after President Trump signaled — yet again — that he wants to work out a trade deal with China. Early Mond...
15:48, 08/27/2019

Starting a side hustle? Here are 5 gig economy myths you can’t afford to ignore With the advent of the gig economy and flexible online platforms, nearly a third of workers maintain a side hustle.      ...
17:16, 06/20/2019

US stocks surge to a record close after Trump and Xi's trade-war truce REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque US stocks soared Monday following US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping's weekend meeting on the sideline...
00:48, 07/02/2019

Asia stocks sunk as Trump fires new trade salvo Asian shares extended a month-long slide and sovereign bonds surged on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump ramped up trade tensions globally by s...
03:16, 05/31/2019

Trump's China trade comments send US stocks tumbling Wall Street's main indexes lost more than 1% on Friday after President Donald Trump said U.S. companies should "immediately start looking for an alter...
20:00, 08/23/2019

Dow, stocks dive off Trump's latest comments on US-China trade war Stocks fell sharply on Wall Street Friday after President Donald Trump called on U.S. companies to consider alternatives to doing business in China &...
11:00, 08/24/2019

Stocks may be bouncing but Trump's tweet wasn't really signaling all-clear on trade President Donald Trump says China wants a deal, but Wall Street is not totally convinced there will be one, even though stocks rose on the president&#...
22:00, 05/08/2019

Anxiety over Trump’s trade war with China causes stocks to plunge on Wall Street China let its currency, the yuan, drop to its lowest level against the dollar in more than a decade, a move that Trump railed against as “currency man...
22:48, 08/05/2019

Trump's latest tough trade action could hit already struggling chip stocks Chip stocks have been struggling of late as trade tensions between China and the U.S. increase. The Trump administration's latest move on that fr...
19:16, 05/16/2019

US STOCKS-U.S. futures recover after Trump eases stance on China trade U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Monday as U.S. President Donald Trump moved to ease trade tensions with China, soothing investor nerves after...
14:16, 08/26/2019

Stocks need to drop at least 10% before Trump changes harsh trade tone: Raymond James Stocks are going to have to fall a lot more before President Donald Trump eases off his tough rhetoric on U.S.-China trade, Raymond James analyst Ed M...
16:00, 05/14/2019

Global stocks rebound as Trump downplays U.S.-China trade fight U.S. and European stocks regained ground on Tuesday after President Donald Trump downplayed the U.S.-China trade war as "a little squabble" a day afte...
22:16, 05/14/2019

Oil prices slides 3% as US-China trade war escalates Oil prices fell nearly 3% on Friday after China unveiled retaliatory tariffs against about $75 billion worth of U.S. goods, marking another escalation...
19:00, 08/23/2019

Oil prices slide 2.1% as US-China trade war escalates Oil prices fell on Friday after China unveiled retaliatory tariffs against about $75 billion worth of U.S. goods, marking another escalation of a prot...
00:32, 08/24/2019

U.S., China increase tariffs as trade war escalates The United States and China went ahead with their latest tariff increases on each other’s goods Sunday, potentially raising prices Americans pay for s...
18:32, 09/01/2019

Oil prices slide over 2% as U.S.-China trade war escalates Oil prices fell more than 2% on Friday after China unveiled retaliatory tariffs against about $75 billion worth of U.S. goods, marking another escalat...
20:00, 08/23/2019

China says will respond if U.S. escalates trade tension China will respond firmly if the United States insists on escalating trade tensions, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald ...
13:00, 06/11/2019

The Latest: Trade dispute escalates between US and China WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S.-China trade talks (all times local): ___ 5:15 p.m. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says the highe...
10:00, 05/07/2019

China says will fight to end if U.S. escalates trade tensions China will fight to the end if the United States decides to escalate trade tensions, the Commerce Ministry said on Thursday, as U.S. President Donald ...
11:32, 06/06/2019

Walmart CEO worries what consumers will have to pay if trade war escalates Walmart is doing its best to keep prices unaffected by the U.S.-China trade war, but if things escalate it could be a different story, CEO Doug McMill...
20:00, 05/01/2019

Rising tariffs, tanking stocks: Inside Trump’s trade battle with China President Trump on Friday “ordered” US companies to find “an alternative to China” for doing business after the country slapped more retaliatory tarif...
01:00, 08/24/2019

Dow, stocks end slightly down after an earlier jolt from Trump's trade threat to China Stocks closed lower Monday, paring earlier losses after President Donald Trump threatened over Twitter to hike tariffs on Chinese imports.  ...
04:00, 05/07/2019

Global stocks bounce back as Trump downplays U.S.-China trade fight U.S. and European stocks regained ground on Tuesday after President Donald Trump downplayed the U.S.-China trade war as "a little squabble" a day afte...
10:32, 05/15/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks sunk as Trump fires new trade salvo Asian shares extended a month-long slide and sovereign bonds surged on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump ramped up trade tensions globally by s...
03:00, 05/31/2019

Japanese stocks set to trade higher as Trump stands down on Mexico tariff threat Stocks in Japan were set to trade higher on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement last week that tariffs would not be slapped o...
01:48, 06/10/2019

US stocks set for a mixed open after Trump's trade comments dent historic rally U.S. stock index futures were mixed Wednesday morning after ending a lengthy winning streak following President Donald Trump's skeptical comments...
09:32, 07/17/2019

US stocks are set to slip on trade-war jitters after Trump threatens another $4 billion in tariffs on EU goods Assoicated Press/Alex Brandon US stocks are set to slip on Tuesday after the Trump administration threatened to slap tariffs on $4 billion worth of E...
11:48, 07/02/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St falls, but ends above lows, after Trump trade threats U.S. stocks fell on Monday after President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on Chinese goods, though they pared much of their early losses as ...
23:00, 05/06/2019

European stocks close sharply lower after Trump reignites China trade war European stocks plunged on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would slap a 10% tariff on the remaining $300 billion of Chinese imports f...
05:16, 08/03/2019

Powell Suggests Fed Could Cut Rates If Trade Spat Escalates Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank is closely monitoring the recent escalation in trade tensions and that it would respond i...
17:32, 06/04/2019

Stock markets battered as US-China trade war escalates US stock markets were down more than 2% after China announced retaliatory tariffs on US goods. Earlier, stocks also fell in Europe and Asia as the US-...
01:16, 05/14/2019

Dow plunges over 620 points as trade war between Washington and Beijing escalates The trade war between the U.S. and China escalated further Friday as China announced a new set of tariffs on American products.    ...
11:00, 08/24/2019

US and China begin imposing new tariffs as trade war escalates Chinese exports worth $125bn will face new taxes from 1 September, while China places levy on oil as agreement becomes more distant China and the Unit...
14:01, 09/01/2019

US, Chinese tariffs officially take effect as trade war escalates The US and China began imposing tariffs on each other’s goods on Sunday, escalating the trade war between the two countries even as Beijing soun...
20:32, 09/01/2019

China's yuan slumps to 2019 low as trade war escalates China's yuan was set for its worst daily fall in nine months on Monday as trade negotiations between the U.S. and China ended after President Don...
11:16, 05/13/2019

U.S. escalates trade war amid negotiations, China says will hit back The United States escalated a tariff war with China on Friday by hiking levies to 25% for $200 billion worth of Chinese goods in the midst of last-dit...
12:00, 05/10/2019

As the U.S.-China Trade War Escalates, Pocketbooks Feel the Pain To manufacture flat-rolled steel, you need to start with a steel slab. For a company called NLMK USA, which makes carbon flat-rolled steel in Farrell,...
23:16, 09/05/2019

U.S. escalates trade war amid negotiations, China says it will hit back The United States escalated a tariff war with China on Friday by hiking levies on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods amid last-ditch talks to rescue ...
15:00, 05/10/2019

Asia Pacific stocks trade mixed as Trump makes China tariff threat Stocks in Asia Pacific traded mixed on Tuesday morning. Meanwhile, U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on Chinese goods should Ch...
02:32, 06/11/2019

European stocks close flat as Trump signals US-China trade talks will resume European stocks closed flat on Monday, paring early losses after U.S. President Donald Trump said China had called U.S. trade negotiators to resume ta...
17:48, 08/26/2019

Global stocks, dollar rise as Trump remarks ease China trade tensions A global gauge of equities rose on Monday and the dollar recovered from earlier losses as U.S. President Donald Trump said Chinese officials had cont...
21:16, 08/26/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-U.S. stocks end lower on concerns about bank earnings, trade Wall Street stocks edged lower on Tuesday as quarterly results from banks added to concerns about lower interest rates dampening profits, while commen...
23:00, 07/16/2019

European stocks pare losses amid earnings, trade uncertainty; tech stocks down 1.8% European stocks pared early losses on Thursday afternoon, as investors digested fresh corporate results and kept an eye on global trade developments....
14:48, 07/18/2019

MIDEAST STOCKS-Trade war rattles Gulf stocks, Qatar slips to worst day in two years Gulf stock markets tumbled on Monday and Qatar suffered its biggest single-day loss as a new war of trade between the United States and China drove in...
17:16, 08/05/2019

Asian shares extend losses as U.S.-China trade war escalates Asian shares deepened losses on Tuesday amid a fresh deterioration in the Sino-U.S. tariff war, although comments from U.S. President Donald Trump tha...
04:48, 05/14/2019

Treasury yields tick lower as US-China trade war escalates U.S. government debt prices ticked higher Thursday after President Donald Trump declared a national emergency over threats against American technology...
11:32, 05/16/2019

Dow drops again, with average falling over 600 points, as trade war with China escalates The Dow slid more than 600 points in midday trading after China planned to hike tariffs on U.S. goods, signaling an escalation in the trade war. ...
19:16, 05/13/2019

South Korea says 'won't be defeated again' as Japan trade dispute escalates South Korea fired back at Japan over a deepening trade dispute on Friday, pledging it would not be "defeated again" by its neighbor, laying bare decad...
09:48, 08/02/2019

Asian shares fall to three-and-a-half month low as trade war escalates Fresh U.S.-China tariff war volleys pressured Asian shares on Tuesday, but comments from U.S. President Donald Trump that he expects trade negotiation...
08:00, 05/14/2019

China Invokes Patriotic Spirit as Trade Fight Escalates China amped up its rhetoric in a tariff battle with the U.S., playing to nationalistic sentiment even as Beijing reiterated its preference for a negot...
19:48, 05/14/2019

As China trade war escalates, 2020 U.S. Democrats scramble over their message The growing economic fallout from President Donald Trump’s drawn-out trade war with China would appear to be a ready-made opportunity for Democratic p...
14:32, 09/09/2019

METALS-Shanghai copper hits 3-week low as trade war escalates China's copper futures prices fell to their lowest in three weeks, as base metals weakened due to an escalation in the U.S.-China trade war over the w...
04:16, 08/26/2019

METALS-Shanghai copper drops to 3-week low as trade war escalates China's copper futures prices fell to their lowest in three weeks, as demand prospects for base metals weakened following the latest escalation in the...
12:16, 08/26/2019

China may restrict access to its technology as US trade dispute escalates China is creating a system to protect its technology, according to state media, as the US restricts the access of Chinese companies to American tech a...
16:16, 06/09/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks edge higher as Trump acts to ease China trade tensions Stock markets clawed themselves off their lows on Monday but sentiment remained fragile after the latest flare-up in the U.S.-China trade war sent inv...
14:16, 08/26/2019

Investors Are Too Thirsty for Utility Stocks It is hard to know whether to like the stock market when economic data remain decent but geopolitical tensions flare up, so investors have found a com...
19:48, 06/28/2019

Trump's trade war on Huawei is damaging China's economy, report suggests A report Monday on Chinese manufacturing suggested that Beijing’s trade war with the Trump administration is causing economic damage.  ...
22:48, 06/03/2019

US turns attention to Chinese garlic, tuna and laptops as trade war escalates US officials have issued a list of $300bn worth of Chinese goods earmarked for further tariff hikes as the bitter trade war between the two countries ...
17:48, 05/14/2019

VMware adjusting for a 'two trading-bloc world' as US-China trade war escalates, says CEO American companies are having to adjust accordingly to operating in two distinct Chinese and American marketplaces as the trade war escalates, Patrick...
14:32, 08/24/2019

Here are the five worst Dow Jones industrial average performers as trade dispute escalates The Dow turned volatile as the trade war between the US and China escalated the last two weeks, producing stock losers and winners.   ...
06:00, 05/18/2019

Investors embrace ESG investing but don't target gun stocks Two new BlackRock Inc funds that exclude gun makers are off to slow starts as socially-minded investors embrace other products addressing a wide range...
20:48, 08/09/2019

Investors Are Glum, Even With Stocks at All-Time Highs The share of individuals who say they expect U.S. stocks to rise over the next six months has held below 30% for six consecutive weeks. Some analysts ...
19:16, 06/24/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks mixed as investors wait for Fed NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Investors are in wait-and-see mode hours ahead of a widel...
16:00, 06/19/2019

Foreign Investors Pile Into U.S. Stocks and Bonds In a global market dominated by negative-yielding debt, foreign investors say they see American assets as a haven, piling into U.S. stocks and bonds a...
01:16, 08/30/2019

China slaps tariffs on $60 billion in U.S. imports as trade war between Beijing and Washington escalates The new duties, announced Monday, will take effect on June 1, escalating a trade war as negotiations between the two countries have stalled.  &#...
19:16, 05/13/2019

Investors Bet on Opioid Fallout Sinking Drug Stocks Companies in the pharmaceutical supply chain are facing some 2,000 lawsuits related to the opioid crisis, leading some investors to wager that potenti...
17:32, 05/15/2019

Fund investors retreat from U.S. stocks as S&P 500 hits records Investors pulled slightly more than $5 billion out of mutual funds and exchange-traded funds that hold U.S. stocks last week, ending what had been the...
02:48, 07/04/2019

Investors Play Offense With Defense-Focused Stocks The U.S. may have held off on an airstrike against Iran in favor of sanctions, but U.S. stock investors are decidedly choosing aerospace and defense....
22:32, 06/24/2019

Stocks retreat as investors eye Fed's Jackson Hole meet An index of global stock markets slipped on Thursday as investors worried about uncertainty over the outlook for U.S. interest rate cuts even as weak ...
18:48, 08/22/2019

Get the gun stocks out! ESG investing can get messy for socially conscious investors Gun stocks snuck into a Vanguard ESG fund by accident, highlighting the pitfalls of the growing trend of investing in socially responsible companies....
18:32, 08/23/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX flat as investors focus on G20 summit Canada's main stock index treaded water on Friday, as investors awaited progress on talks between the United States and China on the sidelines of a G2...
17:00, 06/28/2019

Stocks edge down as investors crave clarity on Fed stance Share markets slipped on Thursday as uncertainty over the outlook for U.S. interest rate cuts left investors on edge, with the release of minutes from...
17:16, 08/22/2019

Investors Shouldn't Get Used to Good News Hurting Stocks The easy narrative after Friday’s blowout jobs report was that good news on the economy is bad news for stocks, as bond yields jumped and the S&P 500 ...
15:32, 07/09/2019

Investors wade back into U.S. stocks as S&P 500 hits records Investors waded back into the U.S. stock market by buying mutual funds and exchange-traded funds that hold domestic stocks last week after pulling out...
19:00, 07/17/2019

FANG stocks have lost their characteristic mojo, but investors are sticking with them The mega-cap tech stocks that have led much of the record-long bull run have started to lose steam, but investors are still giving them the benefit of...
23:48, 07/19/2019

Investors see less gloom, dump winners and buy economically sensitive stocks There's a shift underway in the stock market that may be signalling that some investors believe there was way too much pessimism on Wall Street t...
22:48, 09/10/2019

US STOCKS-S&P 500 at record high; investors await fresh earnings The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq hit record highs on Monday after data showed U.S. consumer spending surged in March, but gains in shares remained muted as ...
17:48, 04/29/2019

Asia stocks mixed as investors watch US Treasury yields Stocks in Asia traded mixed Friday afternoon as investors watched yields on longer duration U.S. Treasurys as well as for developments on the U.S.-Chi...
08:00, 08/16/2019

Global stocks, yields edge higher as investors brace for Fed A gauge of global stock markets gained modestly on Wednesday to reach six-week highs and benchmark government bond yields rose from multiyear lows as ...
18:00, 06/19/2019

Asia stocks edge up as investors watch Treasury yields Stocks in Asia edged up Wednesday morning following an overnight inversion of a closely watched U.S. Treasury yield curve to its worst level in more t...
03:48, 08/28/2019

Asia stocks mostly higher as investors await Powell's testimony Stocks in Asia mostly edged up on Wednesday as investors awaited comments from U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell for possible clues on the c...
11:00, 07/10/2019

'Trump isn't racist. He's worse:' Anthony Scaramucci rips into Trump as their feud escalates Mark Wilson/Getty Images Former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, who worked for the Trump administration for less than two wee...
16:32, 08/16/2019

Asian stocks up slightly as investors await central bank moves Asian stocks rose slightly Monday. Investors are looking out this week for signs about how central banks around the world may take action to support e...
08:32, 09/09/2019

Asia stocks subdued as investors look ahead to jobs report stateside Stocks in Asia were muted on Friday morning ahead of the upcoming release of the U.S. nonfarm payrolls report, which may provide clues on whether the ...
04:48, 07/05/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street gains as investors eye rate cuts The S&P 500 ended higher on Monday, supported by expectations of lower interest rates, while investors awaited quarterly earnings from marquee compani...
22:32, 07/22/2019

Asia stocks mixed as investors await clues from RBA meeting minutes Investors will watch for the release of the Reserve Bank of Australia's meeting minutes, for clues on the next monetary policy move by the centra...
03:16, 07/16/2019

Asia stocks struggle for direction as investors watch US Treasury yields Stocks in Asia traded mixed Wednesday afternoon following an overnight inversion of a closely watched U.S. Treasury yield curve to its worst level in ...
07:16, 08/28/2019

Stocks Are Back Near Records, but Memories of 2018 Leave Investors Uneasy Stocks have raced higher to start September, but signs of faltering growth are keeping investors on edge as they navigate what historically has been a...
21:16, 09/09/2019

Investors pile into Japan stocks ahead of BoJ pledge to keep rates low: BAML Japanese equities sucked in their biggest inflows of cash this week since March 2018 ahead of the Bank of Japan's pledge to keep interest rates at sup...
18:16, 04/28/2019

Sri Lanka stocks, rupee fall as sectarian violence pushes investors away Sri Lankan shares slumped 1.6% on Tuesday, extending their falls into a ninth session and closing at their lowest in more than six-and-a-half years, w...
14:48, 05/14/2019

Asia stocks set to trade lower amid renewed US-China trade uncertainty U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Washington and Beijing have a long way to go on trade, adding that America could place tariffs on an add...
01:48, 07/17/2019

Asian stocks trade higher ahead of trade talks Asian stocks traded modestly higher Tuesday. Investors are waiting for clues on several key events, including rate decisions from the Bank of Japan an...
08:48, 07/30/2019

Asia stocks rise as stimulus, policy hopes calm nervous investors Asian stocks rose on Monday as hopes of more stimulus from central banks around the world and steps being taken by major economies such as Germany and...
05:00, 08/19/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street slumps at open as investors seek safety U.S. stocks opened lower on Wednesday, as investors sought safety in gold and government bonds on worries about the impact of a long-drawn U.S.-China ...
17:16, 08/07/2019

Asia Pacific stocks edge up as investors await Fed interest rate decision Investors await the Fed's latest decision on monetary policy, set to be released on Wednesday stateside. The U.S. central bank is widely expected...
04:01, 09/18/2019

CEE MARKETS-Stocks rise on stimulus hopes, investors await c.bank signals Central European stocks and bond yields rose on Monday, as investors eyed the prospect of fiscal stimulus in Germany and looked ahead to a week heavy ...
15:32, 08/19/2019

Asia Pacific stocks little changed as investors await Fed interest rate decision Investors await the Fed's latest decision on monetary policy, set to be released on Wednesday stateside. The U.S. central bank is widely expected...
03:00, 09/18/2019

Asia Pacific stocks mixed as investors await Fed interest rate decision Investors await the Fed's latest decision on monetary policy, set to be released on Wednesday stateside. The U.S. central bank is widely expected...
07:32, 09/18/2019

Stocks gain as investors mull chances of rate cut; bond yields rise Global stock indexes climbed on Tuesday as investors weighed the possibility of an interest rate cut from the Federal Reserve, while yields on 10-year...
17:32, 06/04/2019

The economy is not falling into a recession, but the slowdown stocks are working, Cramer says "The day-to-day action is going to favor the slowdown stocks and wreak havoc for the industrials, the technology stocks, and worst of all the financia...
03:48, 08/13/2019

Shops are starting to decline Huawei trade-ins, because no one wants a brick In light of Google’s decision to cut ties with Huawei, which puts Android updates in jeopardy as well as access to the Google Play Store for fut...
10:16, 05/23/2019

Boat Stocks Battered Amid Foul Weather and Uncertain Economy Makers of power boats and other marine equipment have struggled in the past several months, underperforming the S&P 500. Rainy weather and a pullback ...
17:16, 07/28/2019

Investment grade bond funds suck in record $12.3 billion as investors ditch stocks: BAML Investors plowed a record $12.3 billion into investment grade bond funds and ditched equities over the past week, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said o...
15:32, 06/07/2019

World stocks are rallying after a trio of central banks cut rates and China calmed investors' nerves AP Images / Richard Drew World stock markets rallied on Thursday after central banks in New Zealand, India, and Thailand announced surprise cuts to i...
16:48, 08/08/2019

U.S. stocks seesaw as overseas rate cuts spook investors; Dow claws back most of its early losses U.S. stocks plunged deep into negative territory Wednesday, delivering another day of volatility on Wall Street as investors absorbed a spate of overs...
22:16, 08/07/2019

Asia stocks fall as investors await Fed rate decision, Hong Kong closes early ahead of typhoon Stocks in Asia slipped on Wednesday as investors awaited the U.S. Federal Reserve's announcement of its decision on interest rates. Meanwhile, ma...
17:48, 07/31/2019

On Politics: Secrecy Fight Between Trump and Congress Escalates A judge ruled that President Trump’s accounting firm must turn over his financial records, and the president moved to block testimony by his former co...
08:16, 05/21/2019

Trump escalates war of words with central bank boss Donald Trump has stepped up his attacks on Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell, comparing him to a bad golfer and blaming the US central bank ...
09:48, 08/22/2019

Investors have set their eyes on Thailand as the trade war deepens, says CEO Thailand is set to see an uptick in investment amid the U.S.-China trade war, says the president and CEO of U.S.-ASEAN Business Council, Alexander Fel...
10:16, 08/27/2019

Mainland Chinese stocks tumble amid stimulus concerns; South Korean economy unexpectedly contracts Stocks in China tumbled on Thursday amid worries that Beijing could pull back on stimulus measures following recent better-than-expected economic data...
19:48, 04/28/2019

Farmers’ Frustration With Trump Grows as U.S. Escalates China Fight Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, a somewhat unlikely lieutenant in the president’s trade war, is tasked with fending off a revolt from the heart of...
14:48, 08/27/2019

Futures sink after Trump escalates China tariff threat U.S. stock index futures plunged on Monday after President Donald Trump shocked investors by threatening to hike tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chin...
13:00, 05/06/2019

Trump meets queen, escalates feud with London mayor US President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump attend a welcome ceremony with Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II in the garden of Buckingham P...
20:48, 06/03/2019

Barr Escalates Criticism of Mueller Team and Defends Trump The attorney general blamed the special counsel’s office for unforeseen delays in the release of the Mueller report that prompted him to summarize its...
23:32, 05/31/2019

Trump escalates attacks on China and threatens to raise tariffs President ‘hereby orders’ US firms to seek alternative locations and suggests Fed Chair is an ‘enemy’Donald Trump escalated his attacks on China on Fr...
03:00, 08/24/2019

| Trump escalates war on social media at White House 'summit' Escalating his attacks on Silicon Valley, US President Donald Trump hinted at new regulations on social media as he gathered critics of major online p...
23:16, 07/11/2019

Trump Escalates Feud With Apple and Threatens Tariffs on France The president said his administration would not grant Apple’s request for relief from tariffs on computer parts made in China and suggested he could s...
01:00, 07/27/2019

US-China trade talks: investors hopeful of breakthrough Negotiators working to avoid escalation in tariffs that could result in full-scale trade warInvestors were hopeful of a breakthrough in talks between ...
01:48, 05/10/2019

Investors should look at these countries that are 'still growing' amid the trade war, analyst says Andrew Gillan of Janus Henderson Investors says he likes markets in the Philippines and Indonesia, and explains why it's difficult to invest in V...
10:00, 07/18/2019

Investors brace portfolios for longer U.S.-China trade war Investors are losing faith that a U.S.-China trade deal could happen soon and are bracing their portfolios for a more prolonged battle that could hamp...
02:16, 05/14/2019

Investors retreat from U.S. stock funds as trade war expands Investors pulled approximately $4.7 billion out of mutual funds and exchange-traded funds that hold U.S. stocks last week as concerns about escalating...
19:32, 06/05/2019

Treasurys Pare Gains as Investors Focus on Trade U.S. government bonds pared early gains to end the day little changed as investors kept an eye on U.S.-China trade developments and reacted to a mixed...
01:00, 05/11/2019

Trade Progress Hides Undercurrent of Risks for Investors Markets cautiously celebrated President Trump’s moves to diffuse trade tensions with China over the weekend. Investors should be more wary. The type o...
13:00, 07/02/2019

Futures rise as investors cheer trade progress U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday as new signs of progress in trade relations between the United States and China comforted markets, which have ...
14:19, 09/13/2019

Phillies acquire starting pitcher Jason Vargas from rival Mets ahead of MLB trade deadline A day after trading for pitcher Marcus Stroman, the Mets are dealing starter Jason Vargas to their NL East rivals in Philadelphia.    ...
05:16, 07/30/2019

Trump escalates fight with Democrats as they move to hold Barr in contempt Jerrold Nadler makes proposal after the DoJ refuses to give House judiciary committee an unredacted version of Mueller’s reportFollow the latest US po...
04:32, 05/07/2019

Donald Trump Escalates War On Social Media At White House 'Summit' President Donald Trump ramped up his attacks on Silicon Valley giants on Thursday with a call for "regulatory and legislative solutions" to what he de...
05:16, 07/12/2019

Trump escalates war of words with World Cup star Megan Rapinoe over WH visit Trump escalated a war of words with U.S. women's World Cup soccer star Megan Rapinoe, who says she wouldn't accept if invited to the White H...
18:48, 06/26/2019

Trump escalates attacks on Democratic congresswomen at 'Made in America' event President Donald Trump escalated his attacks on four progressive Democratic congresswomen on Monday amid bipartisan furor over his comments that the l...
20:16, 07/15/2019

Assange's indictment escalates Trump’s attacks on free speech, experts say Charges against WikiLeaks founder come as Trump assails journalists daily and brands media the ‘enemy of the people’The Trump administration has launc...
18:00, 05/24/2019

Asia stocks fall as investors await Fed rate decision; Samsung shares fall more than 2% Stocks in Asia traded lower Wednesday afternoon amid dampened expectations for a resolution to the U.S.-China trade war. Meanwhile, investors await th...
07:16, 07/31/2019

Wall St. falls as investors cautious on trade; Intel slides The benchmark S&P 500 fell on Wednesday for the third day in a row as investors remained cautious about the latest developments on U.S.-China trade ta...
23:32, 05/08/2019

Investors retreat further from U.S. stock funds as trade tensions mount: ICI Investors extended their retreat from the U.S. stock market by pulling nearly $8.2 billion out of mutual funds and exchange-traded funds that hold dom...
05:00, 06/13/2019

China tech bonds reward investors as trade war fears ebb The beaten-down bonds of Chinese internet companies have rebounded since the May flare-up in U.S.-China trade tensions, reaping a good profit for inve...
12:32, 07/10/2019

U.S. Government Bonds Decline as Investors Watch for Trade Signals U.S government-bond prices fell after the White House said it would grant temporary exemptions to an export blacklist against Huawei Technologies, rai...
19:16, 05/21/2019

Here's where investors can hide out and areas they should avoid as trade tensions intensify Investor could add consumer staples and utilities as defense while staying away from companies with big sales exposure to China, according to Wall Str...
00:48, 06/02/2019

Trade and the economy have become the new roller coaster for markets Trade could be a big factor for markets in the week ahead, but investors will also be attuned to fresh inflation data and the bond market, which is fl...
01:48, 05/25/2019

Fear of Intensifying Trade War Ricochets Through Economy Stocks fell for a second day after the Trump administration repeated its pledge to raise tariffs on Chinese imports this week. Business owners braced ...
02:48, 05/08/2019

China’s trade rep says ‘external pressures’ can help economy BEIJING (AP) — Chinese media say the country’s top trade negotiator has told a forum in Shanghai that “external pressures” can help ...
12:00, 06/13/2019

Fed is prepared to act to save U.S. economy from trade war, Powell says Calls have escalated in recent days for the central bank to cut interest rates to help boost the economy and counter the negative impacts from trade b...
22:32, 06/04/2019

Trade and economy in focus as G7 leaders get down to work Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations will discuss global trade woes at their annual summit on Sunday, likely laying bare a yawning divide bet...
01:32, 08/25/2019

Asian shares trade sideways as investors await fresh cues Asian markets marked time on Thursday with two major centers - Japan and China - shut for holidays while the dollar held on to overnight gains after t...
07:32, 05/02/2019

Wall St. dips as investors await outcome of U.S.-China trade talks Wall Street's main indexes fell on Thursday ahead of critical trade negotiations between the United States and China, though they pared losses signifi...
23:48, 05/09/2019

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Investors eye G20 with hopes for U.S.-China trade detente All eyes will be on U.S. President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping next week as investors are desperate for any signs of a thaw in U.S.-...
16:16, 06/23/2019

Gold, Treasuries rise as recession, trade fears rattle investors Declining stocks on Wall Street weighed down a global equities gauge on Tuesday on lingering worries about the U.S.-China trade war, while demand for ...
03:16, 08/28/2019

European markets edge higher as investors monitor trade war escalations European markets opened higher Thursday after the pan-European Stoxx 600 reached its lowest point since March 11, as investors navigate the latest esc...
09:16, 05/30/2019

Asia markets mostly decline as investors worry over US-China trade tensions Asia Pacific markets were mostly in negative territory on Friday morning as investors remained worried over trade tensions between the United States a...
06:16, 05/24/2019

One of the world's biggest investors warns of low returns amid US-China trade war GIC, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, says it's investing in countries such as Vietnam to cushion the impact from heightened political unc...
06:00, 07/03/2019

China's economy is getting worse. That makes a trade deal more likely China's economic slowdown keeps getting worse. That could give the country incentive to repair its trading relationship with the United States and tak...
06:48, 09/17/2019

Steven Mnuchin says economy is solid despite China trade war Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Monday offered a rosy view of the US economy, minimized the impact of President Trump’s trade war with China — an...
23:48, 09/09/2019

Wall Street drops as investors await outcome of critical trade talks Wall Street's main indexes were lower on Thursday, as tensions flared up ahead of a high-stakes U.S.-China trade meeting, potentially prolonging a dis...
20:00, 05/09/2019

Investors show optimism on trade ahead of US jobs report – business live Rolling coverage of business, economics and markets as markets await non-farm payrolls dataRiskier assets gain after trade war and US data give positi...
13:32, 09/06/2019

Wall Street Week Ahead: Investors eye G20 with hopes for U.S.-China trade detente All eyes will be on U.S. President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping next week as investors are desperate for any signs of a thaw in U.S.-...
08:48, 06/22/2019

METALS-Copper rebounds as investors seek bargains, but trade tensions weigh Copper rebounded on Tuesday as investors emboldened by solid supply-demand fundamentals sought bargains after tit-for-tat trade tariffs resumed betwee...
13:16, 05/14/2019

Asia markets trade lower as investors await China's growth data Investors will be watching out for Chinese gross domestic product data for the second quarter, set to be released at 10:00 a.m. HK/SIN, for clues as t...
03:32, 07/15/2019

Treasury yields off record lows as investors monitor US-China trade developments U.S. government debt prices ticked lower Thursday morning as investors monitored U.S.-China trade developments and looked ahead to fresh economic data...
10:32, 08/29/2019

Trade war fears weigh on investors; UK, euro and US factories struggle - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as British manufacturing shrinks for the first time since July 2016Summary: Trade war fear...
17:32, 06/03/2019

Investors sell shares, shelter in bonds before make-or-break trade talks World shares tumbled towards five-week lows on Wednesday as renewed trade tensions and concern over the strength of the global economy drove investors...
14:32, 05/08/2019

Trade-war crop rout imperils government's bid to revive economy President Mauricio Macri needs a bumper fall harvest worth more than US$20 billion in export revenue to pick the economy off the floor and give him fu...
18:32, 05/16/2019

Opinion: America-first trade policy is crushing the global economy Around the world, economists, investors, political leaders and consumers are watching anxiously as disruptive politicians, beginning with US President...
19:00, 09/05/2019

Mnuchin to visit China soon as trade war clouds global economy U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday he will likely travel to China soon to continue talks as Washington and Beijing seek to resol...
21:16, 05/15/2019

World economy rebound thrown into doubt by escalating trade war Fears that companies will shelve investment, consumers will cut spending and stocks will slide have been revived after Donald Trump and Xi Jinping’s f...
23:16, 05/15/2019

Oil prices drop as trade tensions stoke economy worries Oil fell on Tuesday amid worries over the outlook for demand after the latest signs that international trade disputes have been dragging on the global...
03:48, 07/09/2019

U.S. trade, services industry data underscore slowing economy The U.S. trade deficit jumped in May and trade tensions between the United States and China helped drive activity in the services sector to a two-year...
22:16, 07/03/2019

Dutch PM says China has stuck to climate goals despite economy, trade war China has stuck to its climate change goals even with a slowing economy - the world's second largest - and a trade war with the United States, Dutch P...
22:32, 06/27/2019

U.S. trade, services industry data point to slowing economy The U.S. trade deficit jumped to a five-month high in May as imports of goods increased, likely as businesses restocked ahead of an increase in tariff...
18:16, 07/03/2019

Trade war tensions: Consumers aren't optimistic about the U.S. economy Consumer confidence slipped this month after three consecutive months of increases as consumers saw the trade war with China as an increased risk. &#...
19:48, 06/25/2019

Fed's Rosengren: Ongoing Trade Squabbles Could Wound Global Economy Federal Reserve Bank of Boston leader Eric Rosengren said Monday the accelerating trade war between the U.S. and China is increasing the risk of somet...
07:48, 05/14/2019

China says misleading to suggest it needs trade deal due to slowing economy China's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday that it was misleading to suggest Beijing needed a trade deal with the United States because its economy was ...
10:32, 07/16/2019

German trade decline raises fears over global economy Concern that trade tensions and Brexit uncertainty are weighing on world growthGerman exports and industrial output fell sharply in April, triggering ...
00:32, 06/08/2019

Dow futures turn lower as investors focus on US-China trade and Boeing's safety concerns Dow Jones Industrial Average futures turned lower Thursday as investors looked to the two largest economies amid concerns over a protracted trade war....
15:16, 06/27/2019

Wall Street tumbles as investors shun risk ahead of critical trade talks Wall Street fell more than 1 percent on Thursday, as tensions heated up ahead of a make-or-break U.S.-China trade meeting, which could lead to a prolo...
17:48, 05/09/2019

Investors piled into U.S. Treasuries, money-market funds amid trade tensions: Lipper Investors' aversion to risk-taking intensified in the latest week, stemming from trade tensions between the United States and China as well as Mexico,...
04:16, 06/07/2019

As trade battle escalates, Chinese newspaper to US: 'Don't say we didn't warn you' China's biggest newspaper warned the U.S. the country would cut off rare earth minerals as a countermeasure in the escalating trade battle. ...
16:48, 05/30/2019

Fed expected to cut rates as economy feels trade war impact, despite strengthening consumer The Fed is expected to cut interest rates Wednesday, after second quarter GDP shows inflation is still sluggish and trade wars are impacting business....
19:32, 07/26/2019

Trade war would have a 'devastating' impact on the world economy, Morgan Stanley CEO Gorman says Morgan Stanley is the sixth biggest U.S. bank by assets, but it has leading businesses in Wall Street arenas like equities trading and mergers advice....
19:48, 06/27/2019

Japan and U.S. must work to narrow differences on trade: economy minister Motegi Japan and the United States still need to work to narrow their differences on trade, Japan's economy minister said on Saturday, following a meeting wi...
20:16, 05/25/2019

Chinese vice premier urges more support for economy amid trade war Chinese regulators should step up support for the economy and keep ample liquidity in the financial system, Vice Premier Liu He said on Thursday, sugg...
14:32, 06/13/2019

Are interest rates going down? Trade war, stock market, vulnerable economy may press Fed The Federal Reserve is likely to open the door to a possible rate cut in July, depending on U.S.-China trade talks in coming weeks, economists say. &...
21:48, 06/17/2019

Kudlow says White House will be 'very aggressive' in China trade talks with US economy doing so well National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said Friday that the strength of the U.S. economy gives it leverage over China as the two countries tr...
18:16, 04/28/2019

China’s Trade With U.S. Falls as Tariff War Continues to Threaten Global Economy (BEIJING) — China’s trade with the United States is falling as the two sides prepare for negotiations with no signs of progress toward end...
18:48, 09/08/2019

Fed's Powell says trade, global growth concerns continue to weigh on U.S. economy Concerns about trade policy and a weak global economy "continue to weigh on the U.S. economic outlook" and the Federal Reserve stands ready to "act as...
18:16, 07/10/2019

How the trade war with China could crush California's $2.7 trillion economy and hurt other states The impact of the U.S.-China trade war is greatest in states that export agricultural products, electronics and chemicals directly to China. Californi...
21:32, 06/18/2019

Chinese vice premier urges more support for economy as trade war bites Chinese regulators should step up support for the economy and keep ample liquidity in the financial system, Vice Premier Liu He said on Thursday, sugg...
11:32, 06/13/2019

UPDATE 1-Investors piled into U.S. Treasuries, money-market funds amid trade tensions -Lipper Investors' aversion to risk-taking intensified in the latest week, stemming from trade tensions between the United States and China as well as Mexico,...
00:48, 06/07/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam assets hit as trade fears make investors dial back on risk Latin American stock markets fell on Tuesday, broadly pressured by worries over U.S.-China trade ties, while currencies in Latin America softened agai...
23:16, 05/07/2019

Trade tension: Apple warns Chinese tariffs would reduce its contribution to U.S. economy In a letter to the U.S. Trade Representative, Apple said proposed Chinese tariffs would impact all the major products it sells, from iPhones to Macs. ...
20:32, 06/20/2019

"Trade Tensions Sapping World Economy's Strength": IMF Cuts Global Growth Global trade tensions and continued uncertainty are sapping the strength of the world economy, which faces a "precarious" 2020, the International Mone...
21:16, 07/23/2019

U.S. Treasury secretary plans China visit as trade war clouds world economy U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday he will likely travel to China soon to continue talks as Washington and Beijing seek to resol...
00:48, 05/16/2019

Fed Chairman Says U.S. Economy Is Favorable, But Faces ‘Significant Risks’ Amid Trade Uncertainty (Bloomberg) –– Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the U.S. economy is in a favorable place but faces “significant risks&rdq...
03:00, 08/25/2019

US economy adds fewer jobs than expected amid trade tensions – as it happened Rolling coverage of business, economics and markets as non-farm payrolls data show 130,000 new jobsRiskier assets gain after trade war and US data giv...
17:00, 09/06/2019

EU Stocks, Brexit & "Trade Wars" The August European Financial Forecast delivers all-new insights on Brexit, the German economy and more. Editor Brian Whitmer delivers distinct insigh...
14:48, 05/01/2019

Trump says immigration raids starting 'fairly soon' President Donald Trump said on Friday mass deportation roundups would begin "fairly soon" as U.S. migrant advocates vowed their communities would be "...
04:00, 07/06/2019

Trump tweets U.S. farmers ‘starting to do great again’ — except they’re not Before the trade war with China even began, farmers and ranchers struggled with falling farm income and commodity prices, rising debt, floods and rain...
07:00, 07/24/2019

German economy minister urges United States, China to resolve trade dispute Germany hopes that an escalation of the trade dispute between the United States and China can be avoided, Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said on Mond...
21:32, 05/06/2019

'Dr. Doom' economist Nouriel Roubini sees trade war tipping global economy into a recession The rivalry between the U.S. and China could be so disruptive that it's starting to decouple the global economy and eventually causing a recessio...
16:48, 07/02/2019

Global Economy Cools Faster Than Expected as Trade Tensions Rise, World Bank Says The global economy has stumbled sharply in the first half of the year with trade and investment flows between countries falling faster than expected, ...
23:16, 06/04/2019

GLOBAL ECONOMY-Factories faltered in June, trade truce fails to brighten outlook Factory activity shrank across much of Europe and Asia in June while growth in manufacturing cooled in the United States, keeping the world's policyma...
18:32, 07/01/2019

Jobs report shows labor market solid as economy faces new trade threats July's employment report shows the labor market remains solid, while business investment has turned more cautious due to tariffs and trade fricti...
19:16, 08/02/2019

U.S. Stocks Slip Amid Trade Worries U.S. stocks fell and bond yields slipped again, as guarded investors hedged their bets on whether the U.S. and China are working toward de-escalating ...
08:16, 08/28/2019

Stocks surge as US and China set trade talks Global stocks soared Thursday amid renewed optimism that the United States and China would resume talks on resolving the escalating trade war between ...
05:32, 09/06/2019

Stocks Rally on Plan for New Trade Talks U.S. stocks lurched higher after the U.S. and China said they would hold talks in Washington in October, reigniting hopes for an eventual trade truce....
03:32, 09/06/2019

European stocks tumble on trade war blows Technology stocks led a tumble in European equities in early deals on Monday as investors fled from riskier assets after another exchange of blows by ...
09:48, 08/26/2019

The Fed 'put' could insulate stocks from trade wars, send the Dow to 28,000 With a potentially negative earnings season looming, investors see easy Fed policy as the security blanket the stock market needs as it breaks to new ...
22:16, 07/11/2019

Stocks Drop as Trade Battle Intensifies Global stocks started the week with sharp declines and the yuan depreciated to a new low as President Trump’s threat to impose more tariffs on Chinese...
12:16, 08/05/2019

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Trade barbs ** S&P 500 falters 2.2% as U.S.-China trade tensions escalate ** Indeed, an evil twin may have struck, leading to trench warfare on the charts ...
03:16, 05/11/2019

U.S. Stocks Decline Amid Trade Woes U.S. stocks fell as a wave of selling that analysts attributed to mounting doubts about a trade deal pulled lower everything from bank stocks to share...
02:16, 08/13/2019

Stocks stall as trade enthusiasm fades U.S. stocks held near the unchanged mark on Tuesday as optimism over the U.S.-China trade truce faded after the United States threatened tariffs on ad...
21:16, 07/02/2019

Genius Republicans Starting to Realize Trump May Not Be On the Level Donald Trump has flouted political norms since well before he actually took office, and folks, it looks like some Republican members of Congress are f...
01:48, 05/21/2019

Starting "Fairly Soon", Says Donald Trump On Immigration Raids US President Donald Trump said on Friday mass deportation roundups would begin "fairly soon" as US migrant advocates vowed their communities would be ...
03:00, 07/06/2019

Dow Jones industrials gain 510 points after Fed signals it could cut interest rates if US trade conflicts slow economy NEW YORK (AP) — Dow Jones industrials gain 510 points after Fed signals it could cut interest rates if US trade conflicts slow economy....
22:32, 06/04/2019

Morgan Stanley on trade truce: No real progress, downside risks to economy and market remain Tensions between the U.S. and China are not escalating but there is still no clear path towards a deal between the world's two biggest economies,...
16:48, 07/01/2019

Market selloff: Wall Street joins rout as trade war hits US economy - business live Financial markets hit as tensions between Beijing and Washington escalate, and fears of a no-deal Brexit riseLatest: US PMI hits three-year lowWall St...
17:48, 05/23/2019

U.S. stocks led higher by tech on trade optimism; oil rises U.S. stocks advanced on Monday at the onset of a heavy earnings week, while European shares inched higher as investors took heart from potential progr...
20:48, 07/22/2019

Stocks Post Their Worst Day in Months on Trade Anxiety Stocks posted their biggest drop in months, after officials in Beijing and the White House exchanged fresh threats in a trade fight that many fear cou...
00:48, 05/14/2019

Asia stocks decline as US-China trade war heats up China announced on Monday that it will raise tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods, beginning on June 1. The latest development from Beijing come...
10:00, 05/14/2019

Trade, earnings caution weigh on stocks; oil drops A gauge of global stocks lost ground for a third straight session on Thursday on worries over how the trade war between the United States and China co...
21:48, 07/18/2019

Trade-sensitive stocks on ropes as uncertainty weighs A week of worsening fears on Wall Street leading up to Washington's increase on tariffs on Chinese goods has taken a toll on stocks that rely heavily ...
11:32, 05/11/2019

Stocks bounce back as trade rhetoric cools U.S. stocks on Tuesday reclaimed some of the ground lost in the prior day's steep sell-off, with tariff-sensitive technology stocks leading the S&P 50...
10:32, 05/15/2019

Stocks Extend Fall Amid Trade Standoff U.S. stocks slid, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average down more than 300 points, as the fate of a trade deal between Washington and Beijing hung ...
17:16, 05/09/2019

Global stocks eke out gains on flickering trade hopes Global shares eked out gains on Tuesday as some investors held out hopes for a trade deal between the United States and China, even as the countries c...
12:48, 08/27/2019

Global Stocks Fall as Trade Tensions Escalate Global stocks and government bond yields fell as a new escalation in commercial tensions between the U.S. and China cast fresh doubt on growth prospec...
10:16, 08/26/2019

Tech stocks are feeling the pain, but may emerge better off after trade war Technology stocks are a casualty of the trade war, but analysts say there's a chance longer term some companies might emerge stronger, depending ...
15:16, 05/21/2019

Stocks open little changed amid trade uncertainty Stocks were little changed on Tuesday after the U.S. threatened a new wave of tariffs on European goods, dampening recent optimism surrounding the Was...
15:32, 07/02/2019

Stocks Extend Decline as Trade Tensions Escalate U.S. stocks fell, their latest volatile reaction to Washington doubling down on its threats to hike tariffs on Chinese goods and heightening trade ten...
17:48, 05/07/2019

US STOCKS-Futures slip as trade tensions weigh U.S. stock index futures fell on Tuesday, as Washington's new round of tariffs on some Chinese goods kicked in and after a report that officials from ...
15:32, 09/03/2019

European stocks dip as U.S. sanctions on Huawei add to trade anxiety European shares retreated on Thursday after Washington blacklisted Chinese telecoms giant Huawei, adding another confrontational element to the U.S.-C...
10:16, 05/16/2019

Stocks tumble, yen rallies as U.S. and China escalate trade war Stocks, the dollar and oil prices fell on Friday while safe havens rose after President Donald Trump demanded U.S. companies look at alternatives to C...
07:00, 08/24/2019

Stocks edge higher as trade enthusiasm wanes U.S. stocks managed modest gains on Tuesday after holding near the unchanged mark for much of the session as enthusiasm over the U.S.-China trade truc...
02:32, 07/03/2019

Stocks move lower as trade war anxiety lingers U.S. stocks moved lower in early trading Monday as investors opened the week heading for safety amid heightened anxiety over the U.S.-China trade war....
02:48, 08/13/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX weighed down by fears of a protracted trade war Canada's main stock index fell on Wednesday, with energy and mining stocks leading declines, as investors fled riskier assets on worries over a prolon...
16:48, 05/22/2019

Stocks, Bond Yields Fall on Trade Tensions U.S. stocks slumped after China said it would impose retaliatory tariffs on additional U.S. products and President Trump responded on Twitter, escalat...
18:00, 08/23/2019

Stocks in Asia trade cautiously on comments from Fed's Bullard Stocks in Asia traded cautiously on Tuesday morning amid ongoing global trade tensions. The Reserve Bank of Australia is also set to announce its inte...
03:16, 06/04/2019

U.S. stocks drop late in session on trade uncertainty Wall Street shares extended losses in late trade on Friday after CNBC reported that the next round of U.S.-China negotiations was in flux, looking set...
04:16, 05/18/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall on trade, Qualcomm ruling NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening lower on Wall Street Wednesday as inve...
17:32, 05/22/2019

Global stocks plunge on US-China trade war worries Trump’s announcement of 10% tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese goods surprised investors after the White House said Beijing promised to buy more...
14:48, 08/02/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX weighed down by U.S.-China trade tensions Canada's main stock index fell on Tuesday pressured by worries over the U.S.-China trade war, ahead of a highly anticipated Federal Reserve policy sta...
16:48, 07/30/2019

Trade hopes lifts stocks, bond yields A gauge of global stock markets rose for a seventh straight day in choppy trading on Thursday after hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute,...
23:32, 09/12/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise on hopes for trade progress NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stock prices are sharply higher on Wall Street following...
19:48, 06/18/2019

Markets Right Now: Trade jitters send US stocks lower NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening broadly lower on Wall Street as invest...
16:48, 05/09/2019

Stocks, Oil, Yuan Rally on Relief at Trade Truce Stocks, oil and the Chinese yuan rose Monday, boosted by a temporary cease-fire on trade between Beijing and Washington. Traders and analysts called t...
06:48, 07/01/2019

Global stocks drop on fears of expanding trade war Global equities tumbled and safe-haven sovereign bonds surged Friday after President Donald Trump's unexpected threat of tariffs on Mexican goods adde...
17:48, 05/31/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise slightly with trade in focus NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are rising ahead of an important weekend meeting b...
15:48, 06/27/2019

Dow, stocks reverse losses after China trade talks end Stocks pared earlier losses in afternoon trading on Friday after trade negotiations with China ended with no deal.       ...
00:48, 05/11/2019

Trump’s staffers are starting to worry about Elizabeth Warren: report President Trump’s staffers reportedly are starting to worry about Sen. Elizabeth Warren, whose campaign is gaining steam. Trump has told donors that t...
08:48, 06/16/2019

Donald Trump: ICE to deport 'millions' of migrants starting next week President Donald Trump said starting next week U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement will begin deporting millions of immigrants who entered the Un...
13:16, 06/18/2019

Asia Pacific stocks set to trade lower on expectations of less aggressive Fed Stocks in Asia were poised to trade lower on Friday, amid expectations the U.S. Federal Reserve could be less aggressive than expected in its monetary...
01:48, 07/26/2019

Stocks Suffer Worst Week in Months on Trade Threats Stocks capped a down week with another decline as investors overlooked a jobs report in line with expectations and focused on threats by President Tru...
00:16, 08/03/2019

Trade turbulence shows market vulnerability as stocks get pricier Stock valuations have climbed to levels reached just before Wall Street's late 2018 plunge, leaving the market at risk of shocks such as the sell-off ...
21:48, 05/10/2019

Trade stress hits stocks, dollar frets on Fed doves Asian shares were haunted by trade anxiety Tuesday while the risk of more dovish talk from the Federal Reserve pushed down Treasury yields and the dol...
08:48, 06/25/2019

Demand worries hurt oil, stocks fall on trade uncertainty Oil futures sank on Wednesday amid higher U.S. crude inventories and a weaker demand outlook, while uncertainty over the U.S.-China trade war and its ...
21:16, 06/12/2019

This Week's Trade Standoff Wipes $2 Trillion Off Global Stocks As expectations for a U.S.-China trade accord faded stocks in trade-sensitive sectors and emerging-market currencies tumbled. Meanwhile, investors bra...
17:48, 05/10/2019

Markets Right Now: Trade jitters send stocks sharply lower NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks are falling sharply on Wall Street as the U.S. an...
18:16, 05/07/2019

US-China trade war worries caused analysts to bail on these stocks CNBC did a deep dive through sell-side stock research since the trade war escalated to find companies that analysts are singling out in their respecti...
20:48, 05/16/2019

Stocks suffer trade jitters, dollar braced for more Fed talk Asian shares were hamstrung by trade worries Tuesday as expectations of more dovish talk from the Federal Reserve pushed down Treasury yields and the ...
06:16, 06/25/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower on U.S.-China trade concerns Canada's main stock index opened lower on Tuesday, as fresh worries about an escalation in the trade dispute between the United States and China kept ...
16:32, 05/07/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks eke out gains on flickering trade hopes Global shares eked out gains on Tuesday as some investors held out hopes for a trade deal between the United States and China, even as the countries c...
11:48, 08/27/2019

Stocks, dollar rise as U.S.-China trade rhetoric softens A global gauge of equities edged higher on Monday and the dollar rebounded after U.S. President Donald Trump said Chinese officials had contacted Wash...
07:16, 08/27/2019

Asia stocks slip amid US-China trade uncertainty Asia markets pared earlier losses but still saw declines on Tuesday as the U.S.-China trade war intensified, after Beijing confirmed it is suspending ...
13:16, 08/06/2019

Asia stocks grapple with trade anxiety even as Huawei gets reprieve Asian stocks struggled for traction on Wednesday, as relief over Washington's temporary relaxation of curbs against China's Huawei Technologies failed...
09:16, 05/22/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise slightly, market eyes trade NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are slightly higher Thursday as the market watches...
17:48, 06/06/2019

Global stocks weighed down by concerns over trade, Italian budget A slight gain in benchmark U.S. indices early on Tuesday was not enough to turn global stock markets higher as concerns about Italy's budget and the f...
18:32, 05/28/2019

Falling Trade Deficit is Good for Stocks: True or False? There are many widely held beliefs about the stock market that are simply untrue. Even professional market observers often neglect to investigate thes...
14:09, 05/01/2019

Asia stocks, bond yields climb as trade war fears ebb Asian stocks rose in step with their global peers while safe-haven bonds retreated on Tuesday, as signs Sino-U.S. trade hostilities might be easing fo...
07:16, 08/27/2019

European stocks hit two-week low amid trade war, political worries European shares hit a two-week low Wednesday morning amid worries over the U.S.-China trade war and a potential budget standoff between Italy and the ...
10:32, 05/29/2019

Asia stocks trade higher as hopes rise for more easing from the Fed Stocks in Asia Pacific traded higher on Friday morning, as comments from a U.S. Federal Reserve official led to rising expectations the central bank c...
06:00, 07/19/2019

Asia stocks set to trade lower as S&P 500 touches record high Stocks in Asia were set to trade lower on Tuesday morning after seeing strong gains yesterday. Meanwhile, the S&P 500 touched a record high overnight ...
02:00, 07/02/2019

US STOCKS-Futures bounce on trade hopes, Micron results U.S. stock index futures rose on Wednesday after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the United States and China were close to reaching a trade dea...
15:48, 06/26/2019

Resilient U.S. Growth Propels Stocks as Trade Fears Ease Investors are piling back into stocks and unwinding massive bets on haven assets, illustrating renewed faith that a resilient U.S. consumer can contin...
22:18, 09/15/2019

Stocks up for eighth day, bond yields climb on trade signs A gauge of global stocks rose for an eighth straight day to a six-week high and benchmark government bond yields advanced on Friday as signs of progre...
20:16, 09/13/2019

U.S.-China trade truce pushes global stocks higher Global stocks rallied and bonds retreated on Monday as the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks at the G20 summit over the weekend, l...
17:00, 07/01/2019

US STOCKS-Futures lower on Iran tensions, trade worries U.S. stock futures were pulled lower by Iran tensions and trade worries on Tuesday, with investors focusing on Federal Reserve officials for more clar...
14:16, 06/25/2019

Stocks, Bond Yields Fall Further Amid Trade Jitters Stocks, bond yields and commodities around the world declined again, as worries about slowing economic growth spurred a fresh retreat from riskier inv...
08:00, 05/30/2019

Stocks gain on U.S.-China trade hopes, dollar flat Global equity markets gained and the dollar held steady on Thursday ahead of the G20 summit where a scheduled meeting of U.S. President Donald Trump a...
00:48, 06/28/2019

Trade tensions drag on stocks as markets await Fed verdict Fresh trade war fears weighed on global stocks on Wednesday before a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting, with the dollar holding firm and Britain's pound su...
14:48, 07/31/2019

US stocks slide as bond yields surge on trade war worries Stocks capped a wobbly day on Wall Street with broad losses Tuesday as anxious investors shifted money to U.S. government bonds, gold and other tradit...
23:48, 08/27/2019

Trade worries sink stocks as yuan slides to a decade low Stock markets around the world fell hard on Monday on fears that China's willingness to let the yuan slide in response to the latest U.S. tariff threa...
00:48, 08/06/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower on U.S.-China trade worries Canada's main stock index fell broadly at the open on Friday as Chinese media took a tough stance on the trade war between the United States and China...
17:16, 05/17/2019

World stocks rise on hopes of US-China trade truce Global markets advanced Thursday on hopes for a trade truce between the United States and China and the Federal Reserve's hint at lower rates. &...
17:16, 06/20/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX dragged lower by U.S.-China trade tensions Canada's main stock index fell on Friday, as Chinese media took a tough stance on the trade war between the United States and China, reviving fears of...
17:16, 05/17/2019

Stocks in Asia mostly trade higher after earlier losses this week Shares in Asia were mostly higher in Wednesday morning trade following an earlier slump this week amid escalating tensions on the U.S.-China trade fro...
05:48, 05/15/2019

Fresh trade uncertainty rattles stocks, hits yuan A major global stocks index fell on Friday and the Chinese yuan weakened as financial markets were again jostled by uncertainty over global trade tens...
04:16, 05/18/2019

Global Stocks Uneven Amid U.S.-China Trade War Tensions Asian markets ended lower, but shares on Wall Street and in European markets rose after President Trump and Beijing officials publicly discussed poten...
23:48, 08/26/2019

Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters European shares followed Asian stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated ...
17:00, 06/10/2019

Stocks in Australia set to rise; US-China trade tensions escalate again U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet Sunday afternoon that the current 10% levies on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods will rise to 25% on Fr...
02:16, 05/06/2019

Trade tensions weigh on stocks as markets await Fed verdict Fresh trade war fears weighed on global stocks on Wednesday ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting with the dollar holding firm and Britain's pound s...
13:16, 07/31/2019

Trade Worries Have Eased, But Chip Stocks Aren't Out of the Woods Hopes of a U.S.-China trade truce have boosted chip-maker stocks, but the gains have started to erode as the semiconductor sector faces a weak second-...
17:16, 07/03/2019

US STOCKS-Futures higher on news of U.S.-China trade talks U.S. stock index futures rose on Thursday as the United States and China agreed to hold high-level talks next month, raising hopes of a de-escalation ...
14:16, 09/05/2019

US STOCKS-Futures surge as U.S.-China restart trade talks U.S. stock index futures rose sharply on Monday, with chipmakers making handsome gains, as trade tensions between the United States and China eased af...
15:16, 07/01/2019

Global stocks climb with bond yields on trade optimism Equities around the world rose on Monday while U.S. Treasury prices fell as risk assets were in demand after the United States shelved plans to impose...
03:00, 06/11/2019

Oil falls as trade row fears outweigh drop in US crude stocks Oil prices dropped 1% on Thursday amid concerns over the escalating trade battle between the United States and China, despite a surprise fall in U.S. ...
06:32, 05/09/2019

Don't let volatility or the trade war scare you. This is a good time to buy stocks If you are investing for the next three-to five-years rather than minutes, then short-term volatility should not scare you out of stocks.   ...
16:32, 06/25/2019

U.S. Stocks Fall Amid Trade Tensions, Weak Data U.S. stocks and bond yields slumped as fresh data showed that the manufacturing sector contracted in August, adding to worries about the global econom...
01:00, 09/04/2019

U.S. Stocks, Bond Yields Fall Amid Trade Tensions The Dow fell more than 300 points after the latest flare-up in trade tensions battered shares of tech companies and sent investors seeking the safety ...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Oil tumbles on demand worries; stocks hit by trade, economic fears Oil prices slid 4% on Wednesday on higher U.S. crude inventories and a bleaker demand outlook, while uncertainty over the U.S.-China trade war and U.S...
23:16, 06/12/2019

Stocks relieved at trade truce, bonds step back Stocks rallied and bonds retreated in Asia on Monday as a thaw in the Sino-U.S. trade dispute averted one threat to the global economy, leading invest...
05:16, 07/01/2019

Stocks Edge Higher as Uncertainty Over Trade Talks Simmers Stock indexes rose slightly as President Trump tweeted that Chinese officials were coming to make a deal, injecting some optimism into a market on edg...
18:48, 05/08/2019

Nomura cuts recommendation on HK stocks as protests, trade war escalate Japanese brokerage Nomura downgraded its recommendation on Hong Kong stocks on Monday as violent protests and a worsening U.S.-China trade war darken...
10:16, 08/26/2019

Stocks, yields tumble as trade frictions unnerve traders A measure of stocks across the globe posted on Friday its largest weekly loss of the year while yields in U.S. and German debt were near or at multi-y...
05:16, 08/03/2019

U.S. stocks fall as trade concerns spark growth fears U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing just above key support levels, as worries that a lengthy U.S.-China trade war would...
22:32, 05/29/2019

Dow, stocks pare losses as US-China trade talks resume in D.C. Stocks pare losses Thursday as jittery investors worry about the outcome of trade talks between the U.S. and China.       &#...
02:48, 05/10/2019

Sliver of hope for trade deal buoys battered stocks Global stocks gained on Friday after a battering this week as investors held out a sliver of hope for a trade deal amid last-ditch talks between the U...
13:32, 05/10/2019

Stocks deepen losses as U.S. puts yuan in trade war crosshairs Global stocks extended their already substantial losses and the offshore yuan hit an all-time low on Tuesday after Washington designated Beijing a cur...
03:16, 08/06/2019

Singapore stocks offer 'good yield' despite trade war jitters The trade war may be hurting Singapore's economy, but the country's stocks remain relatively attractive compared to the rest of Asia, analys...
07:48, 09/09/2019

Asia stocks cheer trade truce, bonds retreat Stocks rallied and bonds retreated in Asia on Monday as a thaw in the Sino-U.S. trade dispute tempered risks to the global economy, leading investors ...
03:32, 07/01/2019

Trade war, Brexit stoke debt and dollar, hit stocks and sterling Resurgent trade tensions, concern over the outlook for corporate America and the growing risk of a chaotic Brexit in the United Kingdom curtailed appe...
15:00, 07/17/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks open sharply lower on trade fears NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are falling at the open on Wall Street as investor...
16:48, 05/23/2019

Tech, Industrial Stocks Slide on Renewed Trade Fears Shares of technology and industrial companies reliant on Chinese demand slid, a sign President Trump’s latest tariff threat is eroding the optimism th...
23:32, 05/06/2019

Tesla, auto stocks hammered by China trade war fears Tesla shares fell 5.2 percent to $227.01 after China defied U.S. President Donald Trump by announcing plans to raise duties on $60 billion worth of Am...
02:48, 05/14/2019

Stocks in Asia poised to decline on continued trade tensions The fallout from the U.S. crackdown on Huawei intensified this week, as trade negotiations between Washington and Beijing reportedly hit a roadblock....
02:00, 05/21/2019

Trade sensitive stocks on ropes as deal hopes fade A week of worsening fears on Wall Street leading up to Washington's increase on tariffs on Chinese goods has taken a toll on stocks that rely heavily ...
21:48, 05/10/2019

Asia stocks cautious on trade talks; euro under pressure Asian shares nudged higher on Wednesday amid hints of progress in the Sino-U.S. trade saga, while the dollar hit two-month highs on the euro as invest...
04:32, 07/24/2019

Amash: Pelosi is 'making a mistake' on not starting impeachment proceedings against Trump Newly independent Rep. Justin Amash said in an interview Sunday with CNN that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is "making a mistake" in not beginning impeac...
16:00, 07/08/2019

Trump announces higher U.S. tariffs on China goods starting Friday _____ WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump raised pressure on China over trade negotiations on Sunday by saying U.S. tariffs on ce...
02:00, 05/06/2019

CANADA STOCKS-Futures little changed over U.S.-China trade deal uncertainty Futures for Canada's main stock index were little changed on Tuesday, as uncertainty over the U.S.-China trade dispute kept investors on edge and drov...
14:48, 08/27/2019

Stocks jump on trade reprieve, bonds reconsider rate cuts Stocks rallied and bonds retreated in Asia on Monday as the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks, leading investors to pare wagers on...
08:48, 07/01/2019

Asia Pacific stocks trade mixed amid expectations of Fed rate cut Stocks in Asia Pacific traded mixed on Thursday as shares on Wall Street saw a record close overnight, following raised expectations that the U.S. Fed...
07:48, 07/04/2019

Asian stocks up ahead of Bank of Japan decision, trade talks Asian stocks traded modestly higher Tuesday. Investors are waiting for clues on several key events, including rate decisions from the Bank of Japan an...
05:16, 07/30/2019

Asian stocks fall as trade worries linger before Fed's rate decision Asian stocks fell broadly Wednesday, after US President Donald Trump criticized China in a series of tweets, adding to worries over trade negotiations...
10:16, 07/31/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX higher as oil prices rise, trade deficit shrinks Canada's main stock index rose slightly on Thursday as data showed the country's trade deficit shrunk - the latest sign the economy is recovering from...
17:32, 06/06/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies, stocks surge on trade relief A global rally in equities spilled over to Latin America on Monday after the United States and China agreed to restart trade negotiations, helping Bra...
18:32, 07/01/2019

U.S.-China trade truce lifts global stocks, gold falls Global stocks rose and bonds retreated on Monday after the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks at the G20 summit over the weekend, l...
00:32, 07/02/2019

Stocks climb, bond yields off lows, on trade progress hopes A gauge of global stock markets touched its highest since late July on Thursday after fresh hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute, sending...
18:32, 09/12/2019

Asia stocks set to trade lower as Hong Kong crisis grows Stocks in Asia were set to trade lower on Tuesday. Meanwhile, Hong Kong authorities will attempt to restart flights at the airport after operations we...
01:48, 08/13/2019

Asian stocks rise on hopes for U.S.-China trade, monetary stimulus Asian stocks rose on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank will kick off another ...
04:32, 09/12/2019

Stocks trade flat as recession fears simmer, gold gains A gauge of global equities traded little changed on Tuesday, pulled lower by sliding stocks on Wall Street as prospects of a U.S.-China trade deal rem...
22:48, 08/27/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks, FX rally on U.S.-China trade reprieve Most Latin American currencies and stocks made a positive start to the second half of the year on Monday as the United States and China agreed to revi...
22:48, 07/01/2019

Stocks cheer trade reprieve, bonds reconsider rate cuts Stocks rallied and bonds retreated on Monday as the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks, leading investors to pare wagers on aggress...
11:32, 07/01/2019

Global Stocks Seesaw on Trade Hopes, Weak Economic Data U.S. stock futures posted modest declines following mixed trading in European markets, after Asian shares jumped on optimism over trade negotiations b...
12:48, 08/27/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower as U.S.-China trade worries weigh Canada's main stock index opened lower on Tuesday, pressured by concerns over the U.S.-China trade war, ahead of a highly anticipated Federal Reserve...
16:48, 07/30/2019

Wall Street rallies as trade optimism lifts tech stocks Wall Street's main indexes rallied on Monday, with the S&P 500 hitting an all-time high, as technology stocks gained on growing optimism around U.S.-C...
18:48, 07/01/2019

Global stocks, bond yields lifted by U.S.-China trade hopes A gauge of global stocks rose for an eighth straight day and benchmark government bond yields climbed on Friday after signs of progress in U.S.-China ...
06:00, 09/14/2019

Global stocks climb on muted trade hopes, dollar slips World equity markets rebounded on Friday from the previous day's sharp fall, after U.S. President Donald Trump said complaints against China's Huawei ...
06:48, 05/25/2019

China's trade threats deal fresh blow to world stocks China's threat to impose counter-measures in retaliation for the latest U.S. tariffs knocked stocks sprawling on Thursday, checking earlier attempt to...
13:32, 08/15/2019

Global stocks climb on muted trade hopes, sterling yo-yos as PM May quits World stocks edged higher on Friday and oil prices bounced after comments by President Donald Trump encouraged hopes of progress in U.S.-China trade t...
13:32, 05/24/2019

Japan stocks slide as revived U.S.-China trade war hits sentiment Japanese stocks slid on Friday as U.S. President Donald Trump unveiled plans to impose new tariffs on China, reviving trade war concerns and hitting e...
06:16, 08/02/2019

China rare earth firms' stocks soar on trade war speculation Shares in rare earth-related companies in China soared on Tuesday, a day after Chinese President Xi Jinping visited a rare earth firm in southern Chin...
14:00, 05/21/2019

Stocks rise on trade hopes, sterling slips on Brexit jitters U.S. stocks added to their gains on Tuesday following news of potential progress in U.S.-China trade negotiations, while the pound fell after Brexit h...
00:00, 07/24/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street slides to end May brutalized by trade jitters U.S. stocks dropped on Friday, with the S&P 500 suffering its worst May performance since 2010, after President Donald Trump's surprise threat of tari...
23:48, 05/31/2019

Global stocks slip on U.S.-China trade concerns, bonds fall A gauge of world equity markets slid and the dollar traded near break-even on Wednesday over growing concerns about the latest U.S.-China trade talks ...
23:32, 05/08/2019

Stocks rally, Treasury yields rise on easing trade fears U.S. stocks followed worldwide equities to one-month highs and Treasury yields rose sharply on Thursday as renewed U.S.-China trade optimism and upbea...
23:48, 09/05/2019

Tech stocks help Wall Street rebound from trade-driven rout U.S. stocks climbed on Tuesday, as investors picked up beaten-down technology and industrial stocks following optimistic comments from Washington and ...
19:16, 05/14/2019

Stocks wobble on trade, earnings unease; U.S. Treasury yields fall Asian shares edged lower on Thursday as Wall Street stocks dropped on early signs that the U.S.-China trade war could hurt corporate earnings, which h...
07:32, 07/18/2019

Rare earth firms' stocks soar on U.S.-China trade war speculation Shares in rare earth-related companies soared on Tuesday, led by jumps in Chinese producers a day after Chinese President Xi Jinping visited a rare ea...
23:16, 05/21/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St ends lower on trade uncertainty; Dow down for 4th week Wall Street ended lower on Friday as continuing trade tensions pulled industrial and tech shares down, and the Dow capped a fourth straight week of lo...
23:48, 05/17/2019

US STOCKS-Earnings and trade optimism push Wall St toward record high The S&P 500 and Nasdaq approached record highs on Tuesday, lifted by upbeat quarterly reports from Coca-Cola and United Technologies and on optimism t...
00:00, 07/24/2019

Stocks dive, yuan weakens as U.S.-China trade fight intensifies Global stock markets tumbled on Monday and the Chinese yuan weakened to its lowest level since December as the trade war between the United States and...
02:16, 05/14/2019

Global Stocks Sink On Trade War Fears As Yuan Slumps To Decade Low China on Monday let the yuan tumble beyond the key 7-per-dollar level for the first time in more than a decade, in a sign Beijing might be willing to ...
19:48, 08/05/2019

Asia Pacific stocks edge up amid US-China trade jitters Stocks in Asia Pacific edged up in Friday afternoon trade as a series of developments overnight on the U.S.-China trade front dampened hopes of a deal...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Global stocks lifted by hopes for monetary policy, U.S.-China trade Global stocks rallied on Tuesday and benchmark government bond yields tumbled after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi hinted at economic st...
23:00, 06/18/2019