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Dow Falters as Trump Threats Negate Stellar US Housing Market Data

A major slide in Home Depot and China-reliant stocks pushed the Dow Jones lower on Tuesday. Donald Trump’s tariff talk is mostly falling on deaf ears as hedge funds load up on risk ahead of an anticipated trade deal. US housing market data is strong, but economists don’t believe home prices alone can save a…

Dow Falters While Trump’s ‘Greatest Economy Ever’ Faces a Brutal Reality

The Dow, S&P 500, and Nasdaq all crept to a dull session ahead of the Federal Reserve’s interest rate decision and policy statement release. Third-quarter GDP beat estimates, but growth still slowed to 1.9%. The US economy will face severe pressure if consumer data begins to falter. The Dow traded with little conviction on Wednesday…