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US Stocks Starting to Trade Just as Badly as Chinese Shares on Tariff and Trade War News

Having tariffs in a trade dispute is one thing. To impose tariffs on top of other tariffs as retaliation is quite simply a trade war. The major stock indexes were ...
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US-China Meeting at G20 Creates Exaggerated Moves for Top China Stocks

There used to be a saying "what a difference a day can make," but maybe in the modern era it should be "what a difference a tweet can make." The ...
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Should MSCI & Russell FTSE China Allocation Gains Have Been Delayed During Trade War?

After months of being told that a deal with China was likely, a trade war has erupted after President Donald Trump lifted selected tariffs to 25% from 10% on $200 ...
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How Wall Street Views Breakdown in China Trade Talks

The breakdown of trade talks with China remains up for interpretation. The U.S. market reaction to tweets from President Donald Trump on Sunday was muted compared to what was seen ...
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China Trade Stocks Hammered on Trade Talk Woes

The stock market indexes were taking it on the chin on Monday after President Donald Trump tweeted that new tariffs will go into effect shortly if trade talks with China ...
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Will Tuesday’s Stock Market Carnage Already Be Forgotten About on Thursday?

Tuesday's major U.S. stock market selling went from bad to worse as buyers were merely absent ahead of the rare mid-week closure of the U.S. financial markets as a day ...
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20 Stocks Loving the China Tariff Delays

Was this a ceasefire or a delay of the trade war and tariffs with China? That answer depends on whom you ask, and it is important to think about whether ...
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Perhaps Markets and Investors Should Be Cheering S&P Downgrade of China

When investors hear that one of the world's top credit ratings agencies has issued a sovereign downgrade of one of the world's biggest nations, it tends to bring more than ...
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Moody’s China Downgrade Is Not Crushing Chinese Shares and Markets

The biggest economic and financial market story for Wednesday should be that Moody’s has formally downgraded China’s credit rating. Although this downgrade may sound harsh, the new "stable" outlook seems to mean ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Accenture, Ciena, Shake Shack, US Steel, Zions, China and More

Stocks were simply looking for direction, with no real bias up or down, on Wednesday. The markets have all bounced handily after last week's big sell-off, and investors should consider ...
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5 ETFs Down Sharply After Trump’s Victory

We now know who will be the next president of the United States, and the news was more than a shock to many markets and to many investors around the ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Is Now Raising Emerging Markets Over Developed Ones

How long have you heard that the global economic uncertainty and currency levels were bad for emerging markets? And how long have you heard that the United States and developed ...
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The Shanghai Carnage

Over the weekend markets had a tremendous fall, not just on the U.S. front but practically all markets are suffering. Monday morning, Dow futures are projected down around 600 points ...
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10 Things to Consider About the Recent Market Panic

Everyone seems to be guessing about the future and near-term expectations after the recent market panic. The first thing that needs to be considered is that trying to call a ...
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How Chinese ETFs Reacted to the Market

The broad markets in the U.S. opened lower Monday morning, not from a weakness in the earnings season or even a huge dip in commodities. In fact it was an ...
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