The verbatim of Trump's latest comments is another sign the deal is falling apart
Keep in mind that Trump said earlier in his comments that they were considering exempting Apple from tariffs. To me, that alone says he is already a couple steps along in the process of adding tariffs, or at least strongly considering it.
US House of Representatives appear poised to approve bill supporting Hong Kong protestors
See my comments from yesterday - this is sure to upset China
Trump says he think China wants a trade deal more than he does
The indications on trade are not encouraging.
Forexlive Americas FX news wrap: A chink in the US/China armor (for today)
In other markets:
- Spot gold trading down $0.90 or -0.06% at $1471.55
- Crude oil futures is trading up $1.90 or 3.44% $57.11. The catalyst for the sharp rise was the weekly inventory data which showed a build that was less than the estimate and much less than the private API
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UK election poll: its Cons on 42 vs. Lab on 31
Conservatives have been in the lead and maintaining it, the latest (for the UK Tele) has Conservatives on 42% vs. Labour on 31%.
Dip-buyers save US stocks from a deeper fall (for now)
The main headline today was a report saying US-China talks could extend into 2020 because the sides are deadlocked.
The reaction was quick and the S&P 500 fell as low as 3091. However the dip buyers stepped up to the plate again (are you surprised?) and the index finished at 3108, a
Here is what’s on the economic calendar in Asia today
GMT Japan international securities flows for the week
0030 GMT Reserve
Bank of Australia forex transaction for the month of October
US-China deal is 'in trouble' - CNBC
Four sources 'close to talks' cited by CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
More to come.
Looks like there will be no records, but things could have been worse
With a few minutes ago before the close, the major indices are all lower. It does not seem possible that the market will be able to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat. No records today.