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Fitch Quantifies GDP Growth Damage for 2020 If More Tariffs Come

It is not at all unusual for economists and market watchers to worry about trade tensions escalating. Where things break apart between the glass viewed as half-empty or half-full is ...
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10 Old-School Tech Giants Offer Great Value and Dividends During the Trade War

Now that the "sell in May and go away" theme has given way to a stock market recovery in the first half of June, many investors are seeking safety net ...
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Luckin Coffee Analysts See Strong Potential Upside

Luckin Coffee Inc. (NASDAQ: LK) has seen its post-IPO quiet period come to an end, and Wall Street analysts from its underwriting syndicate are now free to cover the stock ...
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Boeing in Talks for $30 Billion Order From China

Citing people familiar with the talks, Bloomberg reported Wednesday that Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) is negotiating an order for about 100 of its wide-body 787 Dreamliners and still-to-be-delivered 777X wide-bodies ...
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How China Propped Up Ambarella Earnings

Ambarella Inc. (NASDAQ: AMBA) released its most recent quarterly results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.01 in earnings per share (EPS) and $47.2 ...
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Is FedEx Actually in Trouble With China?

A recent analyst report suggested that FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) could be hurt by the trade war with China. While shares of the package delivery firm saw a bump early ...
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China’s Government Tells Citizens It’s Unsafe to Travel in the US

As trade and military tensions rise between China and the United States, China's Ministry of Culture and Tourism said it is "unsafe" to travel throughout much of America. The comments ...
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Worried About Even More Tariffs? 4 Stocks to Buy With Very Limited Trade Exposure

Depending on whom you listen to, the tariffs levied on products coming into the United States from abroad has either started a trade war that will hasten a new depression ...
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China PMI Shows More Trouble as Trade War Broadens

The carefully followed Caixin China General Manufacturing PMI showed trouble in the sector as the trade war with the United States expanded. The authors reported: The headline seasonally adjusted Purchasing ...
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Tariffs and Uncertainty Act as Gift for Gold and Other Precious Metals

Gold bugs love global uncertainty. After all, gold has been history's go-to ultimate safe haven asset. So what if you can barely afford much of it, or if you can't ...
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Widening Inverted Yield Curve: What a Fresh Look Implies Today

Investors are gearing up for what likely will be a prolonged trade war with China. They are also dealing with a slowing of global growth, slower U.S. economic growth and ...
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Tesla Set to Price China-Built Model 3, Make Changes to California Assembly Line

Electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) reportedly is overhauling its Fremont, California, assembly lines to prepare for production of the company's new Model Y sport utility vehicle/crossover beginning later ...
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Rare Earth Elements ETF Finds Itself in Middle of China Trade War Plays

Investors are having to go dust off old trading and investing books from before the 1980s (and perhaps even toward the start of the 20th century) to get solid ideas ...
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China Threatens to Kill Exports of Rare Earth Supply

In the Peoples Daily, a medium controlled by the Chinese government, editors warned that the export of "rare earth elements" could be interrupted. The move was anticipated as part of ...
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Do Investors Think That China’s Tesla May Outgun Its Forebear?

Nio Inc. (NYSE: NIO) reported first-quarter 2019 results Tuesday morning that were objectively awful, though not as bad as analysts had expected. The maker of premium all-electric cars for the ...
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