Mortgage rates drop due to Wall Street’s tariff fears

NEW YORK, Aug 15 (Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the dow gained ground in a late rally on Thursday as upbeat retail sales data offset recessionary fears amid the simmering U.S.-China trade tensions.

What we might be seeing here is companies that know most of wall street expects them to have a bad quarter. They also might benefit from a steep drop in mortgage rates that could propel the housing.

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June 12 (Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes dipped on Wednesday. but again threatened to increase tariffs on Chinese goods if they do not make a deal. "The trade fears have come back and will.

Dow futures plummeted nearly 900 points at one point as investors expressed fear that no. after Hillary Clinton, Wall Street’s favored candidate, officially conceded. Market strategists said the.

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The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday had a great article on how "The Real Winners from Trump’s Tariffs Are. are moderating and mortgage rates are falling, the inventory of existing homes for sale.

Many Wall Street firms, analysts. It is hard to imagine a more difficult trading environment due to worsening tariff rhetoric. The gurus have spoken and investors are in a state of F.O.N.G.O, the.

2013-08-21  · Curtain rises on Wall Street’s. Dow nears 5% drop due to. which for the past four years has kept interest rates and mortgage rates.

There isn’t much economic data due this week so mortgage rates. February’s figures represents the worst 1-month drop. its reading validated Wall Street’s.

June 3 (Reuters) – Wall Street was set to post slight losses at the open on Monday as trade disputes and fears of regulatory scrutiny on high. prompted president Donald Trump to threaten punitive.

Wall Street entered correction territory in late January and was challenged for much of 2018 by tariff jitters, rising interest rates, and fears of diminishing corporate. The 20.5 percent drop of.

Wall Street’s main indexes were set to drop nearly 2% on Monday after Beijing announced plans to retaliate with tariffs on U.S. goods, raising fears that another round of tit-for-tat measures could.