What is the WTO, and how does it work? Here is what you should know

March 12, 2018

Via: CNN

Next stop: Geneva? Now that President Trump’s tariffs on steel and aluminum are official, America’s trading partners are threatening to take their grievances to the World Trade Organization. You might wonder why a distant international body has a say in […]

U.S. vs. the world: Here’s what a trade war looks like

March 8, 2018

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump could finalize new tariffs on imported steel and aluminum as soon as Thursday as he looks to make good on years of fiery threats to confront allies and rivals alike on trade policy. Trump’s plan […]

US stocks, bonds hold steady ahead of Fed chief’s testimony

February 27, 2018

Stocks and bonds held relatively steady in early trading on Tuesday, and the Standard & Poor’s 500 index was wavering between small gains and losses. Investors are waiting to hear from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, who is scheduled to […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Investors are waiting until the very end of the day to make their trades

March 15, 2018


The New York Stock Exchange may be open from 9:30 a.m. ET to 4 p.m. ET, but nowadays much of the trading action takes place at the very end of the trading day, according to a report from The Wall […]

Finance Tech, News, Trading

Trump’s trade war is heating up – here are 11 stocks UBS says to avoid

March 14, 2018

Via: Business Insider

Fears of a global trade war have been ratcheted up in recent days amid warnings from China that it won’t take President Donald Trump’s newly proposed tariffs lying down. Earlier in March, the nation said it will respond in kind […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Will the stock market crash? Yes. Here is what to do now

March 14, 2018


One minute, all economic indicators are sitting pretty and the Dow Jones industrial average is hitting record highs. The next — blammo — we’re in the throes of a stock market “sell-off,” or “right-sizing,” or whatever you want to call […]