How Politics are Affecting the Market
While this week’ events will include the start of President Trump’s second meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Vietnam, it is talks with another Asian nation that Wall Street will be watching more intently.
The impending resolution (or lack thereof) of America’s trade disputes with China is weighing heavily on the market. As Trump has indefinitely pushed back the March 1st deadline on new tariffs, the market reacted positively, pushing higher and seemingly baking-in the anticipation of a new trade deal. Is there any more room for additional run-up, or have we reached the top? D.R. joined Fox Business’ After the Bell yesterday to discuss what needs to be accomplished in the trade talks to keep the market moving up.