Bad news about the global economy seems to be piling up. Last week the OECD cut its 2019 global growth estimate to only 3.2% from 3.3% forecast just two months ago.Read More ›
While U.S. and Chinese trade relations sour, concerns about other U.S. trade partners have grown, as officials attempt to shore up agreements with Canada and Mexico, and the European Union.Read More ›
What are the near-term prospects for the U.S. economy? Is the glass half-full or half-empty? It’s a tough call.
Right now both answers probably are correct.
Stock markets tumbled today as the U.S.-China trade war reignited after representatives failed to reach an agreement last week.
The S&P 500 Index fell 2.41% on Monday, while exchanges around the world were in the red, according to Bloomberg data, after both sides announced a fresh round of tariffs.Read More ›