trade talks

Stocks Rebound Somewhat but Situation Still Unstable

November 13, 2018

With the G20 summit in Argentina on November 30 – December 1 fast approaching, U.S. Treasury Secretary Mnuchin and Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong discussed trade issues in a phone conversation, the first high-level U.S.-Sino talks of any sort on this explosive issue. A breakthrough was not reported, but some equity markets bounced higher after […] More

Trump Again Monopolizing the News Cycle

August 28, 2018

Today’s news centers on President Trump. Accuses Google of rigged search results. Offers belated thanks for John McCain’s service to the country. Completes a bilateral trade deal with Mexico. But dampens expectations on likelihood of a deal with China. The dollar is unchanged against the yen, Mexican peso, and sterling. The dollar has slipped 0.3% […] More