dow-euphoria-fades-as-hong-kong-protesters-beg-for-trump’s-help

The Dow’s euphoric rally hit a wall on Monday. Hong Kong protesters are begging Trump for help, leaving the US presidnet with a thorny dilemma. | Source: AP Photo / Kin CheungThe Dow Jones rally sputtered on Monday, culminating in an uninspiring 35 point advance on the day as the wider stock market turned lower.Monday’s…

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The Dow Jones lurched lower on Monday afternoon, weighed down by an “explosive” twist in the ongoing scandal endured by its largest component: Boeing. | Source: AP Photo / Richard Drew (i), REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (ii). Image Edited by CCN.The Dow Jones Industrial Average lurched lower on Monday afternoon, erasing a triple-digit gain and placing its…

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trump-trade-tussle-squeezes-china-to-add-a-100-ton-gold-hedge

The U.S.-China trade war is fueling a gold buying spree in Beijing. | Source: ShutterstockGrowing fears of a full-blown trade war with the U.S. has sent China on a gold-buying spree in a bid to increase its reserves of the yellow metal.According to Bloomberg, the world’s second-largest economy increased its bullion holdings by 0.19 million…

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dow-slithers-higher,-but-‘shallow-recession’-lurks

The Dow Jones slithered higher on Monday, but one economist warns that the US economy will succumb to a “shallow recession” in 2020. | Source: Drew Angerer / Getty Images / AFPThe Dow crept higher on Monday, as the US stock market began its quest to record a third straight weekly gain amid rampant trade…

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Goldbug Mark Mobius suggests investors stack up a sizable 10% of their porfolio with gold. | Source: REUTERS/Richard Brian/File PhotoThe inflexible bitcoin provocateur and founder of Mobius Capital, Mark Mobius, is placing a new emphasis on buying gold as economic uncertainties continue to scale.Mobius, a well known gold bug, took to CNBC to share his…

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dow-futures-gains-higher-as-trump-tariffs-finally-choke-china

Donald Trump’s tariffs against China is hurting the Asian nation. | Source: AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) futures ticked higher on Monday, pointing to a positive start on Wall Street. It comes after Chinese exports fell harder than expected in August in a sign that Trump’s tariffs are finally beginning to choke the…

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5-trigger-words-trump-uses-to-shock-stock-market-moves

Donald Trump’s tweetstorms have a ‘significant’ clout with market moves, a study has revealed.. | Source:: U.S. September 4, 2019. REUTERS/Erin ScottDonald Trump has tweeted 10,000 times since he was sworn in as president of the United States. And, according to JPMorgan Chase, his tweets are increasingly moving the stock market and bond markets.Analysts at…

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3-reasons-mark-sanford’s-grim-economic-prediction-is-wrong

Republican Trump challenger Mark Sanford is predicting a great economic crisis unseen since the days of the 90-year-old Great Depression. | Source: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File PhotoMark Sanford, former Republican South Carolina Governor, thinks we’re in a heap of trouble. He told “Fox News Sunday” that he predicts “the most significant financial storm… since the Great Depression.”…

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Japan’s economy faces both external and internal risks as latest GDP numbers released. | Source: ShutterstockJapan’s economic expansion cooled more than initially forecast in the second quarter, revised data showed, complicating the government’s planned consumption tax hike later this year.Ironically, the long-delayed sales tax increase is expected to shrink Japan’s GDP output later this year,…

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