November 21, 2019
By Vlad Karpel

RoboStreet – November 21, 2019  All Things China are Ruling the Rally  There is no denying the pivotal force behind the daily stock market activity is the tone of the trade negotiations between the U.S. and China. The flow of headlines, some of which can be corroborated and some of which quote “a source close […]

By Vlad Karpel

Indices are trading lower at the outset today following weaker than expected labor market data and some unsure footing in the China/U.S trade deal. The U.S. Congress passed a bill in support of protests in Hong Kong, a move that was expected to have direct repercussions in the China/U.S. trade deal. A Chinese invitation to […]

November 20, 2019
By Vlad Karpel

All three major U.S. indices are on track to close in the red, following several record-days for the Nasdaq, as diminishing optimism regarding “phase one” of the U.S.-China trade weighs on stocks. With the first part of the deal likely being pushed back to next year, uncertainty regarding the mid-December tariffs remains as both sides […]

November 18, 2019
By Vlad Karpel

Indices are seeing mixed trading today as a China trade deal agreement hits a stall. A beleaguered Boeing Co. (BA) is seeing positive trading today after SunExpress ordered 10 737 Max8 aircraft, amounting to $1.2 billion. The HP/Xerox merger plan is in a stall today after Xerox’s $33.5 billion offer was rejected by Hewet Packard- […]

November 14, 2019
By Vlad Karpel

RoboStreet – November 14, 2019  China Deal or No Deal Scenario Stalls Rally  The trade war with China and the hope for a signed “Phase One” deal by year-end continue to dictate the current trading landscape. Getting a done deal is the single most important issue to large market participants and it shows when major […]

By Vlad Karpel

Today, U.S. stocks are modestly trading lower with all eyes on Fed Chair Powell’s second congressional appearance, as well as Walmart, Nvidia, and Viacom earnings. Doubt over the “phase one” U.S.-China deal has grown, and weighed on markets, in recent days with little new developments on either end, although the latest comments from the Chinese […]

November 13, 2019
By Vlad Karpel

Markets traded higher this morning with all three major U.S indices in the green, only to turn mixed in the afternoon with the Nasdaq slightly lower. Fed Chair Jerome Powell met with the Joint Economic Committee of Congress today to discuss the latest monetary policy updates and future plans for the Fed, signaling no further […]

November 11, 2019
By Vlad Karpel

Markets are trading lower today as uncertainty regarding U.S.-China tariff relief and rising Hong Kong tensions weaken global trade optimism. Along with bond markets, which are closed in observance of the Veterans’ Day holiday, there will be no key economic or earnings reports released today; however, big-name earnings still due this week will feature Cisco, […]

November 7, 2019
By Vlad Karpel

RoboStreet – November 7, 2019  Market Gaps Higher on Rosier Outlook for China Deal  Stocks are extending their record-setting gains after a spokesperson for China’s Commerce Ministry reportedly said both the U.S. and China have agreed to cancel some tariffs in place on each other’s goods as part of the “Phase One” trade deal negotiations. […]

By Vlad Karpel

All three major U.S. indices are nearing record highs after news that both the U.S. and China would scale back tariffs in phases, ahead of the December signing of “phase one” of the trade deal. With both sides looking to continue negotiations, the latest development to cancel certain tariffs has been positively received by global […]

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