Trade Optimism Fades on Fresh Tariff Risk
Uncertainty surrounding the prospect of a U.S.-China trade deal and a fresh threat of tariffs on Europe kept investors on their toes. The Trump administration proposed placing tariffs on an additional $4 billion of E.U. imports.
Wall Street Digests Geopolitics and Fed Outlook
U.S. equity markets digested the latest commentary from Fed officials and escalating tensions in the Middle East. Ahead of the Trump-Xi meeting at the G20 Summit, expectations for a trade pact were tempered.
Reviewing the Fed
Scott Minerd, Chairman of Investments and Global CIO, joins Bloomberg TV to discuss recent Federal Reserve moves and the factors driving policy going forward.
ClearBridge Investments - Dividend Strategy Update
ClearBridge Portfolio Manager Peter Vanderlee, CFA discusses the value of focusing on companies with strong dividend profiles in times of market stress, the stability of energy infrastructure companies’ cash flows over the longer term and risks to watch in 2019.
Tools for Forecasting the Next Recession
The methodology and metrics that inform our recession outlook. Read our latest recession forecast outlook
Implications of the Trade War with China
Scott Minerd, Chairman of Investments and Global CIO, explains on Bloomberg TV why tariffs have historically been bad for markets. Implications of the Trade War with China