Traders Edge – Friday 30th August

US stocks have rallied more than 1 per cent, buoyed by gains in the trade-sensitive technology and industrial sectors, as China expressed hope on trade negotiations, easing concerns that rising tensions could stoke a recession. China’s commerce ministry said...

Traders Edge – Thursday 29th August

US stocks have climbed, recovering from early declines on gains in energy and financial shares, but investors remain leery about the potential for another flare-up in the US-China trade war. The financial sector was up 0.91 per cent on Wednesday, recouping all of the...

Traders Edge – Tuesday 27th July

Following the G7 summit of world leaders in Biarritz, France, Trump said on Monday he believed China was sincere about the desire to reach a deal, citing what he described as increasing economic pressure on Beijing and job losses there. Shares of tariff-sensitive...

Traders Edge – Monday 26th August

Wall Street has tumbled after the US-China trade war escalated in dramatic fashion, with President Donald Trump demanding American companies seek alternatives to doing business with China after Beijing announced its own slate of retaliatory measures. All three major...