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US Stock Market Wobbles as China Trade Talk Sentiment Sours

The US stock market has been riding a wave of optimism stemming from optimism about a swift resolution to the ongoing US-China trade talks. However, President Donald Trump’s comments are now swinging from a “good chance” of an immediate deal to claims that he is “not in a hurry” to make one. Meanwhile, reports are breaking that further meetings between Washington and Beijing won’t happen until April, at the earliest, and the US stock market is not taking the news well. Dow Jones Futures Visibly React to Trade Deal Delay…

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$46 Billion Flows into Chinese Stock Market, Should Launch Dow Higher

  Following MSCI’s decision to increase the weight of Chinese onshore shares in its widely-cited emerging market index, over $46 billion is set to pour into the stock market of China, a move that could kick the ongoing Dow Jones recovery into an even higher gear. The SSE Composite, which tracks all stocks traded at the Shanghai Stock Exchange, has spiked from 2,464.36 points to 2,994 points since January 3, by more than 21 percent within a 2-month span. The SSE Composite sits just below 3,000 following its 21 percent…

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Dow Secures 9-Week Winning Streak, Roars Past 26,000

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied on Friday to rescue its nine-week winning streak, and the US stock market bellwether further crossed another milestone by edging across the 26,000 mark minutes prior to the closing bell. Dow Creeps Higher for Ninth Consecutive Week The Dow Jones Industrial Average has climbed for nine consecutive weeks. The Dow’s weekly winning streak had been in doubt just one day prior, when the index fell more than 103 points to push it below last Friday’s close at 25,883.25. However, the Dow and its sister indices…

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Oil Throws Dow a Lifeline as Desperate Saudis Plan Even Bigger Output Cuts

The U.S. stock market clung to gains Wednesday, as rebounding oil prices propelled the energy sector-heavy Dow higher following Saudi Arabia’s latest pledge to scale back production. DOW SLAMS ON THE BRAKES By the middle of the day, the Dow Jones Industrial Average had given up most of its 200-point gain. The blue-chip index is currently up 74.42 points, or 0.29%, at 25,500.18. It opened with a triple-digit gain following a strong pre-market showing for Dow futures. The Dow pulled back following a triple-digit gain in the morning. Financials bellwether…

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Why the Dow Rallied 372 Points Despite Trump’s Tantrum over Shutdown Deal

The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 372 points (1.48%) Tuesday. A bipartisan deal to avert a second government shutdown drove Tuesday’s rally. The deal secures border funding, but Republicans and Democrats dispute what’s in it. Donald Trump says he’s “not happy” about it but will probably sign it. U.S.-China trade hopes also gave the stock market some lift today. Saudi Arabia’s decision to cut oil production was another factor. Dow Surges by Nearly 400 Points The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared nearly 400 points Tuesday, closing 372 points (1.48%) higher…

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Government Shutdown Doesn’t Stop Dow from Best Start Since 2006

The first seven sessions of trading have delivered the best start to a year for the Dow Jones Industrial Average and other stock market indices since 2006. Government Shutdown Continues, But so Does Dow Rally 800,000 workers went without pay on Friday due to the ongoing government shutdown. It’s now the longest in history with no end in sight. And it’s costing the US around $1.2 billion in GDP every week. The stock market appears to be completely ignoring this mounting crisis for the government and many of its workers….

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Stock Market Vulnerable, Sentiment “Extremely Bearish”

Earlier this week, Morgan Stanley strategist Mike Wilson said on CNBC Fast Money that the stock market is still vulnerable to a short-term drop. Although the stock market has shown extreme levels of bearish sentiment and an intense sell-off throughout December 2018 that may be a signal for the establishment of a bottom, Wilson said that fundamentals are still missing from the market. When Will the Stock Market Bottom? According to Wilson, the fundamentals of the market remain messy and Wall Street is concerned about the performance of the market. He…

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As Dow Jones Rallies, Trading Bots Tell Investors to Short Everything

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is rebounding, but computer trading bots are alerting investors to short everything. Trading Bots Suspicious of Dow Winning Streak Kathryn Kaminski (AlphaSimplex) According to quantitative investment firm AlphaSimplex, algorithmic trading bots suggest shorting three major asset classes: stocks, currencies, and commodities. “Pretty much any way you run the models, you end up net short a lot of asset classes,” Kathryn Kaminski told the Wall Street Journal. “This is like the chaos bet.” Kaminski is the chief strategist at AlphaSimplex Group in Massachusetts. She says the last time the…

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Dow Rally Plows Ahead as China Trade Optimism Grows

Stock indices including the Dow traded higher after Wednesday’s open and were on track for their fourth consecutive daily advance, as sentiment around U.S.-China trade negotiations improved following the conclusion of mid-level talks in Beijing. Recovery Continues All of Wall Street’s major indexes were holding onto firm gains as of mid-morning, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average rising 45.56 points, or 0.19%, to 23,833.01. Visa Inc. (V), Boeing Co (BA) and Chevron Corp (CVX) emerged as the early leaders, each rising at least 1.6%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose…

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Despite Dow Sell-Off, Larry Kudlow Says There’s ‘No Recession in Sight’

The top economic adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump has dismissed fears that the world’s biggest economy is about to slip into a recession, even as the Dow Jones Industrial Average and other market indices have suffered steep declines in recent months. In an interview on Bloomberg TV, the National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow acknowledged the gloomy economic forecasts that have been hitting the headlines in the recent past but added that fears of a recession were exaggerated: There’s no recession in sight. I know this has been a…

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