Archive for Oct 2019

Week in Review: Global Equities Grind Higher

U.S. stocks posted solid gains, closing near record highs. Earnings continue to drive market action, with third-quarter results so far coming in better than feared. Technology, communications services and financial stocks powered the rally. Of the roughly 40% of the companies in the S&P 500 that have reported so far, 80% of them had results…

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Week in Review: Partial Trade Deal Reached

After 18 months of trade warring, the U.S. and China have agreed to try to agree to a truce that might lead to a longer-term agreement. The partial agreement will see the U.S. suspend its next tariff hike on Chinese imports after two days of trade talks in Washington. Main points of the agreement include:…

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