• S&P 500, Nasdaq slip as Trump, Hong Kong sour mood; Boeing lifts Dow

    24 days ago - By Reuters

    The S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes fell on Monday, as prospects of a quick resolution to the U.S.-China trade war dimmed following comments from President Donald Trump, while escalating violence in Hong Kong added to the downbeat sentiment.
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  • Wall Street slips as Trump, Hong Kong dampen mood

    24 days ago - By Reuters

    Wall Street's main indexes fell on Monday, as prospects of a quick resolution to the U.S.-China trade war dimmed following comments from President Donald Trump, while escalating violence in Hong Kong added to the downbeat sentiment.
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  • Dollar, stocks slip amid trade deal uncertainty

    24 days ago - By Reuters

    The dollar slid and global equity markets fell on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump's remarks over the weekend suggested an end to the trade war with China was still not in sight, dashing recent investor optimism.
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  • Uncertainty over US-China trade talks pushes stocks lower

    24 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - Stocks slipped in early trading on Monday on Wall Street as investors weigh mixed signals about the status of U.S. trade talks with China.
    Late last week, Chinese officials said both sides had agreed to roll back tariffs if the trade talks progressed. But Saturday, President Donald Trump said that reports on how far the U.S. is willing to go on rolling back tariffs were "incorrect" without elaborating. Investors hope the world's largest economies can make enough progress to avoid another round of tariffs scheduled to take effect next month.
    Technology stocks led the decline in...
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  • The 25 American industries most likely to lose hundreds of jobs if the US-China trade war continues

    The 25 American industries most likely to lose hundreds of jobs if the US-China trade war continues

    24 days ago - By Business Insider

    Bankrate determined the 25 industries that have lost the most US jobs as a result of the US-China trade war using data from the Economic Policy Institute.
    Computer and electronic parts manufacturing cut 1,209,900 jobs between 2001 and 2017. China entered the World Trade Organization in 2001.
    Other impacted industries include transportation and wholesale trade.
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    President Donald Trump hoped the trade war would help spur US manufacturing - but so far, just the opposite has happened .
    The US manufacturing sector slipped into a recession this...
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