All Posts Tagged: tariffs

Investment Insights: A two-horse race

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy

After almost crossing the finish line, trade negotiations between the U.S. and China reached another hurdle over the weekend as President Trump tweeted that the U.S. would raise the current tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods from 10% to 25% by the end of the week.

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Investment Insights: Tipping the scales

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy

After a strong start to the year, stock markets have been trading in a fairly flat range in anticipation of some driver that will push prices in either direction.

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Investment Insights: Are rates hinting at recession?

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Car being assembled in a factory full of equipment

Equities jumped over a percent on Monday after President Trump tweeted that China would remove tariffs on U.S.-made cars, signaling headway in the tense U.S.-China trade dispute.

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Investment Insights: Fret or fundamentals?

Wade Balliet
Posted by Wade Balliet
Investment Strategy
Photo of oil tanker and rig with stock market figures lightly superimposed over it.

Many investors are worried that the precipitous slide in crude oil prices signals a possible slowdown on a global scale.

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