Tag: U.S.-Iran tensions

Finance Tech, Trading

U.S.-Iran tensions will spark increased volatility — here’s how to play stocks, fund manager says

January 6, 2020

Via: Market Watch

The end of 2019 may have momentarily brought an easing of a number of global risks and fears, but that has all changed a few days into the new year. The U.S. killing of top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani has […]

Energy, Industries

Oil higher as rising U.S.-Iran tensions stoke worries over flow of crude

July 19, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Oil futures remained on track for a steep weekly fall but traded higher early Friday, a day after the U.S. said it shot down an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, stoking worries that rising tensions between Washington and […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity

Gold takes aim at fresh 2013 highs as U.S.-Iran tensions build

June 25, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Geopolitical tensions helped nudge investors into gold on Tuesday, with the precious metal poised to mark its highest finish in over six years. Gold has seen an “extraordinary march higher as global economic worries, political worries and U.S. politics underpin […]