Trump Threatens to Impose 25% or Higher Tariffs on Chinese Goods

Trump Threatens to Impose 25% or Higher Tariffs on Chinese Goods

'If they don't want to trade with us any more, that would be fine with me,' president tells reporters.

Here Are the Bonds for Your Portfolio In the Second Half 2019

Here Are the Bonds for Your Portfolio In the Second Half 2019

This top investment strategist says this is the best place to go if you're looking for income with safety.

Economist Perspective: Taxing Tariffs

Economist Perspective: Taxing Tariffs

Who's paying the tariffs, or taxes in the trade war?

New Uber Comfort Service Offers Extra Legroom, Quiet Time

New Uber Comfort Service Offers Extra Legroom, Quiet Time

The San Francisco ride-hailing major's new service lets riders request specific car temperatures.

How 2 New ETFs Aim to Cater to Risk-Averse Investors

How 2 New ETFs Aim to Cater to Risk-Averse Investors

Trying to minimize risk in your investments? These two new ETFs might be the solution you're looking for.

Market Movers: G20 Meeting

Market Movers: G20 Meeting

Trade truce in Osaka?

As U.S. Trade Deficit Widens, Trump Proves Loser at Own Game

As U.S. Trade Deficit Widens, Trump Proves Loser at Own Game

When it comes to his oft-stated goal of reducing the U.S. trade deficit, President Donald Trump isn't winning. The current account deficit - a broad measure of the trade balance that also encompasses some investment flows - has averaged $48.9 billion a month so far in 2019, roughly 17% higher than in 2016, the last full year before Trump took office.

The One Geopolitical Event That Could Surprise Markets the Most

The One Geopolitical Event That Could Surprise Markets the Most

There's a lot going on right now and the markets (and media) have difficulty latching on to more than three or four stories at a time.

Less Than a Cold War, but More Than a Trade War

Less Than a Cold War, but More Than a Trade War

This may be a case where the short-term damage to markets may be for the best in the longer run.

Buckle Up, We May Already Be in a Recession

Buckle Up, We May Already Be in a Recession

Growth will keep falling off a cliff unless Fed Powell comes to the rescue. But it is unclear whether he can, or will.