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Trump is wrong: stock gains won"t cut debt

During an interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity, President Trump implied that a roaring stock market helps reduce the national debt. CNN's Christine Romans explains why that's not true......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnOct 12th, 2017

Trump is wrong: stock gains won"t cut debt

During an interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity, President Trump implied that a roaring stock market helps reduce the national debt. CNN's Christine Romans explains why that's not true......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnOct 12th, 2017

President Trump Said Stock Market Gains Reduced the National Debt. That’s Not How It Works

One economist noted "there is just no connection" President Do.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 12th, 2017

MarketWatch First Take: Trump’s comments about stock gains reducing debt aren’t as crazy as they sound

President Donald Trump went on his second-favorite television show, Hannity, and discussed one of his favorite topics, the stock market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2017

Trump just claimed stock gains actually offset national debt. They don"t

The president claimed that rising market capitalization meant that "maybe in a sense, we're reducing debt.".....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 12th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Stocks book modest gains as energy shares rally

U.S. stock benchmarks close slightly higher Wednesday as congressional leaders and President Donald Trump agreed to extend the debt limit and fund the government until at least mid-December......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 6th, 2017

Metals Stocks: Gold snaps three-day rally as Trump, lawmakers reach debt ceiling deal

Gold snap a three-day win streak to finish lower on Wednesday following news of President Donald Trump’s debt ceiling deal on top of gains in the stock market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 6th, 2017

Bill Gross Says Trump Good For Short Term But Questions Long Term Effect

President-elect Donald Trump will only add to a “long-term global debt crisis,” bond guru Bill Gross said Tuesday in his latest market message. For investors, the near-term ramifications likely will be more gains in the stock market. But the p.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseDec 6th, 2016

Will Trump"s tax cuts finally lead to higher wages for workers?

Despite a year of stock market gains and record corporate profits, workers still aren't seeing their wages grow. Will corporate tax cuts fix that?.....»»

Category: topSource: msnbcDec 8th, 2017

Tim Mullaney: How much credit should Trump get for the stock market’s big gains over the past year?

Tim Mullaney dives into the stocks that have driven the Dow higher since Trump’s election, and finds that the president didn’t have much to do with the gains......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 11th, 2017

Dow 30 Stock Roundup: Disney Misses, Boeing Wins $37B China Order

The Dow notched up minor gains over the week, before ultimately declining on concerns related to Trump's tax proposals. The Dow notched up minor gains over the week, befor.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytNov 10th, 2017

Can President Trump take all credit for $5.4 trillion in stock gains since election?

Wall Street says President Trump can take some credit for stocks’ record-setting r.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 8th, 2017

Asia Markets: Asian markets mostly lower as Trump begins 10-day trip

Global stock markets were broadly lower in Asia on Monday, despite record gains on Wall Street, with Hong Kong lagging behind the region as China-related firms pulled back......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 5th, 2017

"There Are Just Too Many Things Wrong With The Country!" - How Trump Handled The "87 Crash

Thirty years ago this week, the stock market took a massive nosedive, a crash that came to be known as Black Monday. Many investors were destroyed by this one day's collapse, but, as we noted earlier, some survived (and even fewer.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 16th, 2017

Trump"s statements about the stock market and the national debt weren"t exactly right

APHere’s a very inaccurate comment by Donald Trump from Wednesday: “Now, if you look at the stock market, that&rsqu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 14th, 2017

An attempt to make sense of Trump"s comments on the stock market and the debt

APIn his interview with Sean Hannity on Wednesday, President Don.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2017

Sorry, a stock rally does not reduce the national debt

President Trump claimed Wednesday that, "in one sense," the stock market rally since his election reduces the $20 trillion national debt. That's not how it works......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 12th, 2017

No, Mr. President, a stock market rally does not reduce the national debt

President Trump falsely claimed Wednesday that, "in one sense," the stock market rally since his election reduces the $20 trillion national debt......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 12th, 2017

Key Words: Trump tells Hannity that Wall Street gains ‘in a sense’ are a cut in national debt

In a wide-ranging interview on Fox News that touched on familiar themes, President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he’s “very happy” with Wall Street’s big gains this year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2017

If you don"t think you own Puerto Rico debt, you"re probably wrong

President Trump says Wall Street might get wiped out on Puerto Rico bonds. Yet individual investors may have the most to lose......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 4th, 2017

Market Snapshot: Dow’s gains beef up as McDonald’s stock jumps

The Dow industrials trade slightly higher Thursday afternoon as shares of McDonald’s rally, but technology lag behind, a day after President Donald Trump offered further details on a potential, tax overhaul that could jolt Wall Street stocks up......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 28th, 2017