Jobs Report Stirs Fed Rate Cut Expectations
The Labor Department's jobs report reflected a cool-off in hiring for U.S. nonfarm payrolls in May. The economy also created far fewer jobs in March and April, raising expectations of the Federal Reserve slashing interest rates this year.
Implications of the Trade War with China
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Dow: Longest weekly Losing Streak Since 2011
The DJIA posted its fifth consecutive weekly decline amid concerns that the U.S.-China trade war is hampering economic growth.
Chipmakers Rebound as Huawei Ban Delayed
The White House announced a temporary exemption to its export blacklist against Huawei Technologies. Shares of chipmakers advanced on the trade war reprieve.
Stocks Regain Some Ground After Trade Rout
U.S. stocks stabilized after posting a downturn on the heels of the U.S.-China trade war sell-off. A day after China's retaliatory tariffs on U.S. imports were announced, Trump hinted at progress and that a deal could be struck.
U.S. Chipmakers Down on Tariff Woes
The broader market fell on trade tensions. Concerns about the implications of higher tariffs dragged chipmakers lower.
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Wall Street Slides on Trade Tensions
U.S. stocks extended losses as concerns on the outcome of U.S.-China trade talks permeated global investor sentiment. As developments between the world's biggest economies are awaited, Fed comments on the rate outlook are being monitored.
Market of the Week: WTI Crude Oil
Are OPEC’s cuts being overshadowed by the uncertainty of an unresolved trade war? Using technical and fundamental data from daily and weekly charts, Dan Gramza explains why he is bearish on crude oil and what a close below $57.80 by Friday means for the markets.
Looking Ahead: Three Market Scenarios
Will the global business-friendly environment continue, or will markets feel the pain of fiscal fade and protectionist policies? Josh Kutin, Head of Asset Allocation, North America, outlines the key scenarios.
Market Movers: March FOMC Meeting
The Fed promotes patience and makes no commitment to additional rate hikes. Jim Iuorio and Scott Martin preview next week’s FOMC meeting and discuss key statements traders will be watching.
Striking Options: Crude Oil Production and Fed Policy
Oil markets lifted: Saudi officials say they will cut crude oil exports in April. Jeff Kilburg and Scott Bauer say even with the OPEC-led supply cuts, investors remain concerned over global growth.