Jun 22 2018
Broad measures of American equities have held up better than their Chinese counterparts, but striation within the USA markets suggests that investors anticipate steep losses in some stalwart names.
Investors sought safer investments, such as high-dividend companies like utilities and companies that make and sell household goods.
Goldman also adjusted its forecasts for the reserve requirement ratio in China and the rate on the country's seven-day reverse repurchase agreements, the tool of choice for the central bank in managing interbank liquidity, reflecting "an expectation of slightly easier policy going forward", they wrote.
In an issue that's become linked to the trade dispute, the Senate on Monday approved a defense policy bill that would block a White House plan to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE to buy component parts from the U.S. ZTE is accused of violating trade laws by selling sensitive technologies to North Korea and Iran.
"When you get in a fight with your biggest buyer of agriculture, and the world's largest soybean buyer (China), even if (it) were to buy 20 percent less, it's a big deal", said Dan Basse, president of Chicago-based consultancy AgResource Co. The blue chip CSI300 index fell 3.6 percent to 3,621.12.
-China Business Council. Parker suggested that such steps might include delaying or denying licenses required by US companies in China.
In London, shares in British engines maker Rolls-Royce soared almost 10 percent.
The trade frictions have unnerved financial markets, with investors and businesses increasingly anxious that a full-blown trade battle could derail global growth.
Up north, Toronto's TSX dropped 78.8 points to hover at 16,304 and the Russell 2000 index of small-cap stocks lost nearly 9 points to cling to 1,683. U.S. Steel fell 3.4 percent to $34.89 while aluminum producer Alcoa declined 4.3 percent to $43.84. Asian stocks had been poised for a mixed start to trading that sees Chinese markets reopen for the first time since trade tensions with the US escalated.
Brazil coach: Neymar is not at 100 percent
Neymar has sparked concern in Brazil after he was seen limping out of training ahead the side's World Cup clash with Costa Rica . We have to be focused. " We have to play a happy game with responsibility because we're in Brazil jersey ".
Little girl from Charleston shares big voice with 'America's Got Talent' judges
Before she was even done, the audience was on their feet. "The only thing I can do for you, young lady, is give you.my golden buzzer!" "Oh my gosh.
RACE: Vettel wins in Canada to seize championship lead
Vettel set the pace throughout the Q3 top 10 shootout, posting a time of 1m10.776s on his first run to take top spot. Every single lap I was kind of on the edge just waiting for the power to drop away and disappear.
A screen displays the Dow Jones Industrial Average after the closing bell on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., June 19, 2018.
The trade spat between President Donald Trump and China is heating up, with tariff threats escalating.
The tariffs were quickly matched by China on United States exports, including lobsters and soybeans, a move that drew the president's ire. China threatened to retaliate, leading Trump to propose broader penalties.
Further market falls could also trigger a vicious cycle of selling, as a large proportion of shares in China's stock market are pledged against loans, and could potentially face margin calls, he said. The Hang Seng index in Hong Kong lost 2.8 percent.
Bond prices are rising, sending rates lower. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.88 percent from 2.92 percent.
US and European equity markets looked set to follow Asia into the red.
The Trump administration said Friday that it will impose a 25% tariff on $50 billion of Chinese exports.
Last week, he announced 25 percent tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports, prompting Beijing to retaliate with matching duties on U.S. goods. The yield on the USA 10-year Treasury fell to 2.88 percent from 2.92 percent.
Jun 20 2018
United States leaves ‘hypocritical’ UN Human Rights Council, citing China and Israel
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Raad al-Hussein on Monday called on Washington to halt its " unconscionable " policy. Meanwhile the campaign group Human Rights Watch criticised President Trump's human rights policy as "one-dimensional".
Jun 19 2018
Shaq thinks LeBron James should forget about chasing championships
After that, he spent a year apiece with the Phoenix Suns, the Cleveland Cavaliers (alongside Lebron ), and the Boston Celtics. You can make the case that going after rings, namely with the hope that he'd beat the Warriors to get them, is a bad idea.
Jun 19 2018
Ted Cruz, Jimmy Kimmel face off in game of one-on-one
When the Rockets lost, Kimmel mocked Cruz on Twitter and said he looked like a " blobfish ". Cruz, who was on his high school's varsity basketball team, is the bookies' favorite to win.
Jun 19 2018
‘We will not apologize:’ Homeland Security chief Nielsen defends immigration policy
In an opinion piece in the Washington Post , former first lady Laura Bush , wife of the previous Republican president, George W. Bush, said she lives in a border state and appreciates the need to enforce and protect the USA borders. "It is immoral.
Jun 18 2018
Iceland fans bring back Viking clap celebration at Russia World Cup
The 29-year-old said Iceland respected their more illustrious opponents but weren't in awe of the likes of Messi. Football fans can live stream all World Cup games in English or Español on fuboTV (Try for FREE ).
Jun 17 2018
IG Report: Comey’s Handling of Clinton Investigation ‘Negatively Impacted’ FBI
The report may give rise to the debate over the extent to which Comey's actions secured Trump's victory. He was briefed on the report yesterday, but it may not have been exactly what he was hoping for.
Jun 16 2018
Feds piece together Michael Cohen's shredded documents, still can't access BlackBerry
Prosecutors in NY said in a court filing later Friday that they are still processing material seized from Cohen in an April raid . Trump has repeatedly said there was no collusion, and Russian Federation has denied interference.
Jun 15 2018
Kilauea Volcano Still Erupting; More Than 600 Homes Destroyed
There were two small blasts Monday, including one after a magnitude-5.4 quake , scientists said. USGS scientists have been unable to determine when the eruptions will end.
Jun 14 2018
President Trump meets Singaporean PM for pre-summit talks
In March, Mr Trump surprised the world by accepting an invitation from Mr Kim - delivered via Seoul - to meet in person. Trump is also on his way to Singapore from Canada after attending the Group of Seven leaders' meeting in Quebec.
Jun 12 2018
Gears Pop! are a thing from Funko and Microsoft
The third title announced was Gear Tactics , a new Gears of War RTS game; which will be available exclusively for PC. Interestingly, Gears Tactics seems to be exclusive to the PC, with more details incoming at a later date.
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