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Cybersecurity Stocks Trade Lower After White House Eliminates Vacant Cyber Coordinator Position

Cybersecurity stocks are slowly recovering after a top U.S. office appeared to withdraw support for their mission. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 16th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Trump appoints Darrell Issa as director of Trade and Development Agency

The White House confirmed Wednesday that Issa, a Republican from Southern California, will be named to the position, which is currently vacant......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 19th, 2018

Stocks close lower as trade-war fears resurface

U.S. stock benchmarks ended the day lower, after the White House approved new tariffs on Chinese imports, causing trade-war jitters to ripple across markets. The Dow Jones Industrial Average came off 0.4% and slipped 0.9% on the week, while .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 15th, 2018

Currencies: Dollar lower, haven currencies in favor as global stocks struggle

Lingering trade-war back-and-forth, ripples of geopolitical instability and a White House under scrutiny injected cautious trading into global markets Wednesday, driving the dollar to near two-week lows in favor of so-called haven currencies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2018

Flight to Quality Longs Liquidated in Spite of Increasing Trade Tensions

Global stocks traded firmer as traders reacted to White House plans to impose a smaller than expected levy of 10% on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods......»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesSep 18th, 2018

London Markets: FTSE 100 slips on worry U.S. will ratchet up Chinese tariffs

U.K. stocks slump Wednesday, with mining stocks down after reports the White House is considering increasing proposed tariffs on Chinese imports, while August trade started with hefty batch of new earnings reports......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2018

Semi Nervous: China Trade Battles Sink Chip Stocks

White House is serious about protecting US technology and intellectual property from Chinese theft -- at any cost. The Trump administration anno.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJun 27th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Former Fox News exec Bill Shine may take reins at White House communications office

Former Fox News executive Bill Shine is expected to be offered the role of White House communications director, a key position in the Trump administration that has been vacant since March, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 27th, 2018

US stocks on defense as White House looks set to impose import tariffs - Reuters

ReutersUS stocks on defense as White House looks set to impose import tariffsReuters(Reuters) - Wall Street shares were mainly lower on Thursday after the United States .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMay 31st, 2018

Market Snapshot: Stock market ends lower as geopolitical tensions move center stage

U.S. stocks close lower on Wednesday as investors turn cautious amid uncertainty in the White House and rising tensions in the Middle East......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2018

Call "em crazy, but Fed officials likely to keep raising rates

A stock sell-off, rising trade tension with China, slower global growth and verbal pressure from the White House are unlikely to dent the U.S. Federal Reserve's rate hike plans in an economy performing in line with the central bank's forecasts......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 11th, 2018

Trump and Xi Plan to Meet Amid Trade Tension

The White House is moving ahead with plans for President Trump to meet with Chinese leader Xi Jinping at a summit in November, to try to devise a way out of the countries’ trade battle......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 11th, 2018

Pot stocks pull back as Aurora Cannabis applies to trade on the NYSE

Shares of cannabis companies were broadly lower, but there was still plenty of news to attract investor attention, including Aurora Cannabis looking to attract larger U.S. investors by listing on the New York Stock Exchange......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2018

Asian stocks fall after IMF downgrades economic outlook

Asian markets are mostly lower after the IMF downgraded its economic outlook, citing rising interest rates and mounting tensions over trade......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 9th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Dow down 180 points, set for 3rd straight drop as yield-fueled drop gains steam

U.S. stocks trade lower Monday in a choppy session as investors wrestle with fears about rapidly rising rates against expectations for strong corporate results in coming days......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 8th, 2018

Wall Street tracks global stocks lower on China growth fears, high yields

Wall Street fell for a third straight day on Monday, mirroring global stocks, amid growing unease over effects of the Sino-U.S. trade war on global growth and with Treasury yields at multi-year highs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 8th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Dow off lows but still poised for 3rd straight drop as Wall Street resumes yield-fueled fall

U.S. stocks sink in early Monday trade, putting the main benchmarks in position to fall for a third consecutive session as fears about rapidly rising rates overshadowed expectations for strong corporate results in coming days......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 8th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Dow poised for third straight drop as stock market resumes yield-fueled fall

U.S. stocks sink in early Monday trade, putting the main benchmarks in position to fall for a third consecutive session as fears about rapidly rising rates overshadowed expectations for strong corporate results in coming days......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 8th, 2018

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks in broad retreat as S&P 500, Dow set for worst day in 3 months

U.S. stocks trade sharply lower Thursday as investors fretted over a rise in bond yields, which threatened to end a five-day rally for the Dow Jones Industrial Average......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 4th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Dow set for worst session since July as stocks slump broadly

U.S. stocks trade firmly lower Thursday, with losses widespread across the economy as investors fret over a rise in bond yields, which threaten to end a five-day rally for the Dow Jones Industrial Average......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 4th, 2018

Cyber security stocks fall as investors shrug off China spy threat

Shares of cyber security companies were mostly lower Thursday, along with the broader stock market, as investors shrugged off a report that Chinese operatives inserted microchips in motherboards sold to .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 4th, 2018