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NEW YORK | Stocks sink as trade war heats up with new tariff threats

NEW YORK — Global stock indexes are falling Wednesday after the Trump administration released a list of $200 billion in goods that could be hit with tariffs and China said it would to retaliate. In the U.S., industrial companies and basic materials makers are taking some of the worst losses. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stocks sink as trade war heats up with new tariff threats

TOKYO | Stocks rise amid brighter Brexit outlook, trade tensions

TOKYO — Global stock markets mostly rose Monday as the British government appeared to turn toward a more trade-friendly version of Brexit and as investors monitored the escalating trade standoff between the U.S. and China. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 rose 0.5 percent to 5,402, while Germany’s DAX added 0.2 percent to 12,520. Britain’s FTSE … Continue reading TOKYO | Stocks rise amid brighter Brexit outlook, trade tensions

FRANKFURT, Germany | Markets tell themselves trade dispute will turn out OK

FRANKFURT, Germany|April 5, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)Global stock markets rebounded Thursday from sharp losses triggered by escalating trade tensions between the U.S. and China — the world’s two largest economies — as traders banked on conciliatory statements from U.S. officials. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Britain’s FTSE 100 surged 1.3 percent to 7,124 and Germany’s DAX jumped 1.9 … Continue reading FRANKFURT, Germany | Markets tell themselves trade dispute will turn out OK