Traders Edge – Friday 31st May

US stocks have shown signs of stabilising but gains were kept in check by conflicting comments on trade talks from President Donald Trump and Beijing, which reinforced concerns about a potentially lengthy battle harming global growth. Trump said talks with China were...

Traders Edge – Wednesday 29th May

US stocks closed lower on Tuesday, with initial gains giving way to declines as the likelihood of a prolonged trade war between the US and China once again kept risk appetite in check. US President Donald Trump on Monday said he was “not yet ready” to make...

Traders Edge – Tuesday 28th May

US markets were closed for the Memorial Day holiday. Gold hit a more than one-week peak overnight as trade tensions between the US and China lifted appetite for assets seen as a haven from risk, while weak US economic data boosted hopes for a rate cut from the Federal...

Traders Edge – Monday 27th May

Wall Street’s major stock indexes have edged higher after falling in the previous session, as hopeful comments from Trump regarding trade relations with China assuaged concerns among some investors. Trump said late on Thursday that he saw a resolution to the...