Here’s how to play the trade war with ETFs

2019-08-06

Bloomberg News Members of the People’s Armed Police walk past the National Museum of China at Tiananmen Square in Beijing. Looking for an investing strategy as the U.S.-China trade war rolls on? There may be an ETF for that, whether you feel most comfortable with as little risk as possible,Read More →

Europe stocks hammered by U.S.-China trade tensions

2019-08-05

Europe stocks dropped sharply on Monday on concerns about being caught up in escalating U.S.-China trade tensions. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, -1.84%   index slumped 2.06% to 370.37, in broad-based selling. The U.K. FTSE 100 index UKX, -2.10%  slumped 2.24% to 7241.13, the German DAX DAX, -1.49%  skidded 1.81%Read More →

Qualcomm is among biggest victims of Huawei fight

2019-07-31

Qualcomm Inc. is getting hurt by the U.S.-China trade war, just as the world’s biggest economies move to the next generation of cell-phone-network technology. Qualcomm QCOM, -2.21%  gave a disappointing outlook for its fourth quarter Wednesday, with much of the disappointment coming from two big issues related to China: tradeRead More →

Treasury yields climb after China-U.S. trade truce

2019-07-01

Treasury yields rose Monday after a meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping over the weekend led to a temporary cessation of trade hostilities between the two parties. What’s driving Treasurys? The 10-year Treasury note yield TMUBMUSD10Y, +1.03% rose 3.2 basis points to 2.033%, while the two-yearRead More →

Asian markets mostly higher as investors await Fed meeting

2019-06-16

Asian shares were mostly higher Monday amid a wait-and-see attitude about the direction of interest rates and the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 NIK, +0.09%   gained 0.1% in morning trading. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 XJO, -0.22%   lost 0.s%, while South Korea’s Kospi 180721,Read More →