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THE U.S. TRADE DEFICIT 1.3 percent from the prior month to $54 billion in September. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/TIM RUE

U.S. trade gap hits seven-month high amid expanding tariff war

NEW YORK - The United States trade deficit widened more than forecast in September to a seven-month high as imports expanded and the merchandise gap...
CORRECT COURSE? Investors have been hit by increased volatility in U.S. equity markets over the last month, leading to talk of a market correction. Has the powerful moves caused you to change your investment strategy? / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL NAGLE

Have the recent stock market gyrations caused you to rethink your...

In the last month, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has lost roughly 7 percent of its value from a record high set on Oct....

U.S. manufacturing gauge drops to lowest level in six months

NEW YORK - A gauge of United States manufacturing fell by more than forecast to a six-month low, as orders and hiring cooled amid escalating...

U.S. stocks fall, tech sinks on fresh trade angst

NEW YORK - United States stocks fell, with the S&P 500 flirting with a correction as technology shares tumbled after a report the Trump administration...
WEDNESDAY'S SELLOFF in U.S. equity markets continue a recent trend, as rising interest rates and continuing trade spats injected uncertainty into world markets. / BLOOMBERGE NEWS PHOTO/MICHAEL NAGLE

U.S. stocks plunge most since Feb.

NEW YORK – United States stocks tumbled the most since February as fresh concern about the impact of the trade war with China roiled...
THE UNITED STATES trade deficit trade increased 6.4 percent to $53.2 billion in August. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/QILAI SHEN

U.S. trade gap hits six-month high as soybean exports plunge 28%

NEW YORK - The United States trade deficit widened in August to the biggest in six months as soybean exports plunged and a measure...
PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP'S tariffs are expected to increase the cost of wind energy in the United States. / COURTESY DEEPWATER WIND

Trump’s import tariffs will make U.S. wind power more expensive

NEW YORK - President Donald Trump’s trade war won’t wreck the United States wind industry, but it will raise the cost of power.Tariffs on...
THE UNITED STATES merchandise-trade deficit unexpectedly grew in August to $75.8 billion. / BLOOMBERG NEWS

Tariffs start to drag on U.S. economy as trade deficit widens

NEW YORK - Fresh data on the United States economy show President Donald Trump’s escalating trade war is shaping up as a clear drag on...
UNITED STATES GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT increased at an unrevised 4.2 percent annnualized rate in the second quarter of 2018. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/TIM RUE

U.S. economy grew at unrevised 4.2% pace in Q2

NEW YORK - The United States economy grew in the second quarter at an unrevised 4.2 percent pace, the fastest since late 2014, indicating a...
CHINA RESPONDED to the most recent round of tariffs from President Donald Trump with retaliatory tariff action against $60 billion of U.S. goods. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/OILAI SHEN

Have the tariffs levied so far affected your company, or will...

As the trade war continues to expand the size and scope of tariffs, economic models predict that more pieces of the American economy will...
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