• 10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Here is what you need to know.
    Trump meets Putin. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin meet in Helsinki, Finland on Monday with no clear specific goals, the Associated Press says.
    China's economy slows down. The Chinese economy grew at a 6.7% year-over-year rate in the second quarter, making for its weakest annual growth since Q3 2016, data released Monday by the National Bureau of Statistics showed.
    Morgan Stanley says a dreaded recession indicator is coming within the next year. The bank says a yield curve inversion - something that has preceded every recession...
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  • 10 things you need to know in markets today

    10 things you need to know in markets today

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Monday.
    1. President Donald Trump called the European Union a "foe" of the United States in an interview that aired Sunday. "I think we have a lot of foes," Trump said. "I think the European Union is a foe, what they do to us in trade. Now, you wouldn't think of the European Union, but they're a foe." 2. Chinese economic growth slowed fractionally in the June quarter, as expected. According to China's National Bureau of Statistics , GDP grew by 6.7% from a year earlier - in line with forecasts - maintaining the streak of either...
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