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  • Trump Blames Democrats For Stock Market "Disruptions"

    Somewhere, Jerome Powell just breathed a sigh of relief. After months of bashing the Fed and blaming Powell for the stunning market rout that closed out 2018, President Trump has finally figured out a better narrative to assuage the fears of concerned supporters who are anxious about the recent hit to their 401(k)s: Don't blame the Fed, blame the Democrats. In a Friday morning tweet, Trump followed up on his pre-midterm claim that "if you want stocks to fall, vote Democrat" by blaming...

    Zero Hedge
  • Stocks wobble after an early drop as markets stay volatile

    NEW YORK (AP) " The roller coaster ride on Wall Street resumed on Wednesday, the first trading day of the new year, as stocks plunged in the morning and then climbed much of the way back.The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped as much as 398 points in the first few minutes of trading after more shaky economic news from China. But it soon recouped those losses, and late in the afternoon, almost two-thirds of the stocks on the New York Stock Exchange were trading higher.That [

    The Palm Beach Post
  • Stocks waver after an early drop as markets stay volatile

    NEW YORK (AP) " The roller coaster ride on Wall Street resumed on Wednesday, the first trading day of the new year, as stocks plunged in the morning and then climbed their way back by midday.The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped as much as 398 points in the first few minutes of trading after more shaky economic news from China. But it soon recouped those losses and turned slightly higher.About two-thirds of the stocks on the New York Stock Exchange were trading higher. [

    The Palm Beach Post