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United States

Megan Davies

U.S. recession unlikely before 2020, and then 'wok' shaped

Nov 13 2018

NEW YORK U.S. President Donald Trump may just escape having to grapple with a recession before the U.S. Presidential elections in 2020, with investors saying it is unlikely one will occur before then.

Zollstreit um Stahl und Soja polarisiert vor US-Wahl

Oct 16 2018

New York/Berlin Der von US-Präsident Donald Trump angezettelte Handelsstreit sorgt vor den Kongresswahlen für Zündstoff.

Zollstreit um Stahl und Soja polarisiert vor US-Wahl

Oct 15 2018

New York/Berlin Der von US-Präsident Donald Trump angezettelte Handelsstreit sorgt vor den Kongresswahlen für Zündstoff.

With opinion split, tariffs are a tough sell in America's Rust Belt: Reuters/Ipsos poll

Sep 27 2018

NEW YORK Politicians in America's Rust Belt will likely struggle to capitalize on U.S. President Donald Trump's trade war in November's congressional elections, with a September poll showing voters in the region are cool on the effect of tariffs.

Turkey's economic pain felt as far as Tennessee

Aug 27 2018

NEW YORK Turkey's currency crisis has roiled emerging-markets investors far and wide, including the U.S. state of Tennessee, where the state's retirement system is the biggest institutional holder in a Turkey exchange-traded fund (ETF).

Twelve charts to watch for signs of the next U.S. downturn

Jul 25 2018

NEW YORK Economists and investors are watching for signs they hope can predict when the wheels will come off a near-record U.S. economic expansion and equities bull market.

Panic! Don't panic! Navigating the trade talk proves dicey

Apr 07 2018

NEW YORK "Don't overreact," President Donald Trump's chief economic adviser told investors on Wednesday, when U.S. stocks were deep in the red over worries about the administration's plan for $50 billion of import duties aimed at China.

U.S. market gurus who predicted selloff say current calm an illusion

Feb 16 2018

Some veteran investors who were vindicated in calling for a pullback in shares and a spike in volatility could now be cheering. Actually, they're looking at the risks that still lie ahead in the current relative calm. | Video

U.S. tax plan could cause sugar high, then economic slump

Nov 17 2017

NEW YORK Slashing taxes may give the U.S. economy a temporary boost but the "sugar rush" may cause deeper problems ahead, investors at the Reuters Global Investment 2018 Outlook Summit in New York said.

Harvey disrupts business, but some set to benefit

Aug 27 2017

Days before Hurricane Harvey barreled into the Texas coast on Friday, home improvement retailers were preparing truckloads of lumber, shingles and other materials that property owners in the storm-raked communities will need to rebuild.

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