• Oil, copper slip as U.S.-China trade row escalates

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Oil and copper prices slipped on Thursday as the U.S.-China trade dispute escalated while global equity markets traded slightly lower as gains in U.S. technology shares offset declines in commodity and trade-sensitive shares.
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  • Wall St. drops as trade worries weigh

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, hurt by declines in commodity-related sectors and trade-sensitive companies as new trade tariffs came into effect in the U.S.-China trade war, although gains in technology shares helped limit losses.
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  • S&P Edges Up as Tech Stocks Gain; Jackson Hole in Focus

    2 monthes ago - By NY Times

    The benchmark S&P 500 edged higher on Thursday as technology stocks rose, though gains were restricted by declines in commodity-related stocks and trade-sensitive sectors after new tariffs took effect in the U.S.-China trade war.
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  • Wall St. opens flat, with Jackson Hole meet in focus

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks opened flat on Thursday as markets speculated on the future path of interest rate hikes and new tariffs took effect in the U.S.-China trade war.
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  • Wall St. set to open flat, with Jackson Hole meet in focus

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stock index futures struggled to move higher on Thursday as new tariffs took effect in the U.S.-China trade war and markets speculated on the future path of interest rate hikes.
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  • Trump's trade war with China is intensifying - here's what tariffs are, and how they could affect you

    Trump's trade war with China is intensifying - here's what tariffs are, and how they could affect you

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump hit Chinese imports to the US with massive tariffs on Thursday.
    China responded with tariffs on US products.
    Tariffs are taxes on imports designed to boost US production of goods.
    The new tariffs will cause costs to go up for businesses that use imported goods from China - and possibly jump prices for consumer goods, too.
    President Donald Trump's tariffs on $16 billion worth of Chinese goods went into effect at midnight on Thursday, prompting a swift response from the Chinese.
    The Trump administration said the tariffs are necessary to protect national security and...
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  • Global stocks steady as US and China hike tariffs

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    BEIJING - Global stock markets traded in narrow ranges Thursday after the United States and China imposed new tariff hikes on each other's goods in an escalation of their battle over Beijing's technology policy.
    KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany's DAX was steady at 12,383 while London's FTSE 100 was more or less unchanged at 7,574. The CAC 40 in France was 0.1 percent higher at 5,427. U.S. stocks were similarly poised for a tepid opening with both Dow futures and the S&P 500 futures unchanged.
    TRADE WAR: The United States and China imposed 25 percent tariffs on $16 billion of each other's...
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