19, Aug, 2019
Five market experts tell investors how to handle the US-China trade war

Trade

Five experts on how investors should position portfolios amid US-China trade war   3:53 PM ET Wed, 19 Sept 2018 | 04:10 The trade war between the U.S. and China heated up this week. Both countries exchanged new rounds of tariffs that affect billions of dollars worth of goods and products, […]

Aaron P. Bernstein | Reuters Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Wednesday that it plans to temporarily reopen about half of its Farm Service Agency offices around the country and call back about 2,500 employees furloughed because of the partial government shutdown. The USDA operates […]

Toy manufacturer Wah Shing said it might move production to Vietnam or India, “where there is a great labor supply” if they get hit with tariffs in 2019. The company makes toys for American brands. There’s a low likelihood at this stage of tariffs on toys given U.S.-China trade talks getting under way […]

The Chicago Bulls are partying like it’s 2014. Okay, not really, but the Bulls were finally able to acquire Carmelo Anthony, agreeing to a trade with the Houston Rockets on Monday. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski first reported the deal. Of course, the Bulls don’t actually want Anthony in Chicago this time […]

There are official and unofficial reasons for it. The official reasons have to do with China’s unfair competition strategy. Its corporations take advantage of America’s open markets, while China keeps its own markets closed to American corporations and products. This unfair competition results in lower output, factory closures, and job […]