Tag Archives: trade talks

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | February 15, 2019

In what can only be classified as a second major “Oh yeah? Try this on for size” moment from Jeff Bezos in as many weeks, Amazon has announced that it’s canceling its planned HQ2 project in Queens, NY. Some local activists and politicians had raised questions (and noise) about the scope of the project and … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | February 13, 2019

The White House strongly hinted yesterday that it will consider delaying the rapidly approaching March 2 deadline to reach a trade deal with China, “saying the United States might not impose higher tariffs on Chinese goods if talks with Beijing were going well.” That date has previously been characterized as “firm” – NYTimes Stocks liked … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | February 1, 2019

Once again, it’s Jobs Report Friday. Here’s some things to keep in mind as you review the numbers – WSJ and Bloomberg and NYTimes US trade talks with China made their way to the White House yesterday, which expressed optimism about a potential deal to resolve rising trade tensions between the two countries – NYTimes … Continue reading