Dow Claws Out of Vicious Slide as Beijing Rebukes Trump’s ‘Blackmail’

The Dow risked sliding for a fourth straight day after Beijing rebuked Trump for his unexpected – and market-pummeling – tariff threat. | Source: NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP The Dow’s multi-session nosedive risks extending into a fourth day on Friday after Beijing rebuked President Trump for his $300 billion tariff threat. Dow Scrambles to Avoid …

Dow Sputters to Half-Hearted Recovery as Investors Digest Fed Fallout

The Dow sputtered to a half-hearted recovery as Wall Street struggled to digest the meaning of yesterday’s shocking Fed remarks. | Source: AP Photo / Richard Drew The Dow sputtered to a half-hearted recovery on Thursday as investors grappled with the realization that, despite cutting interest rates for the first time since 2008, the US …

Dow Futures Plunge Because Earnings Are Even Worse Than Expected

Dow futures fell on Thursday as corporate earnings continue to disappoint Wall Street. Even with expectations at 13-year lows, blue-chip US companies are failing to hit the mark. IBM was the biggest drag on the Dow Jones Industrial Average on Thursday, falling 1 percent in pre-market trading. The tech company reporting year-on-year revenue losses. Poor …

Dow Claws Higher, But Will These Trump Tweets Threaten Trade Deal?

The Dow attempted to claw to a new record high on Monday as a resilient US stock market brushed off two potential escalations to lingering risks from the US-China trade war. Dow Eyes 5-Day Winning Streak All of Wall Street’s major indices traded slightly higher during the morning session. Shortly after the opening bell, the …

Think 25% Tariffs Are Bad? Trump Slaps 456% Duty on Vietnam Steel

The widely-publicized trade war with China, in which some imports are being slapped with tariffs of 25 percent, has grabbed the headlines. The Tariff End-Run! Yet when trade war tariffs are imposed on countries, those countries don’t just sit around and take it. Either they slap tariffs on US imports or they attempt to circumvent …

Dow Rampages to Triple-Digit Gains with Trump’s ‘New World Order’

Dow Jones futures rocketed 250 points higher on Monday after Donald Trump’s whirlwind weekend of diplomacy. In a matter of days, he eased trade tensions with China, struck a friendly tone with Russia, and became the first sitting US president to step into North Korea. The string of diplomatic meetings led one commentator to christen …