Archive for May 13th, 2019

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Tale of the Tape: DJIA Performance of Trump Vs Obama

May 13, 2019

With a plunge of more than 600 points so far today, the Dow Jones Industrials has fallen to its level at the start of the second week of January 2018, some 16 months ago. During the equivalent period of the Obama Presidency, the DJIA climbed 18%. Okay, the DOW is still 27.5% above its level […] More

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Fear of a U.S.-Sino Trade War and Fear of a U.S.-Iran Real War Send Shivers to Investors

May 13, 2019

U.S. President Trump was particularly provocative over the weekend even by his own standards. Trade talks stalled with China, and he’s threatening a further escalation if China retaliates against the higher U.S. tariffs imposed last Friday. Tighter U.S. economic sanctions against Iran and a reinforced show of military force in the middle east threaten to […] More