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China's 2018 Trade Surplus with US Hits Record High $323B

Associated Press | Equities.com |

Exports to the United States in 2018 rose 11.3 percent to $478.4 billion despite Trump's punitive duties in a fight over Chinese technology ambitions.


Where the Investigations Related to President Trump Stand

Associated Press | Equities.com |

A look at where the investigations related to President Donald Trump stand and what may lie ahead for him.


Taxes and the Government Shut Down – Will there Be an Impact?

Jacob Maslow | Equities.com |

Nearly 141 million Americans pay income taxes each year with 62 percent expecting refunds. What does the current government shut down mean for them?


8 Biotech IPOs Delayed by the Government Shutdown

Edward Kim | Equities.com |

The delays could cause companies to seek alternative financing and put development pipelines on hold.


Week Ahead: Stocks End Week Higher As Investors Await Earnings Season

Adam Sarhan | Equities.com |

Stocks rallied for the third straight week as investors wait for earnings season to begin. Over that time, the major indices went from beginning extremely oversold to being over bought.


How Every Asset Class, Currency, and Sector Performed in 2018

Visual Capitalist | Equities.com |

There is growing uncertainty and volatility almost everywhere, and individual events are starting to become catalysts for sell-offs or rallies.


What Will Cause the Next Recession?

Lance Roberts | Equities.com |

Let’s review some basic realities about the economy that seems to be lost on the mainstream media.


U.S. Consumer Prices Fall for First Time in 9 Months

UPI Top Stories | Equities.com |

The price index for all urban consumers declined 0.1 percent on a seasonal adjusted basis after going unchanged in November, the department said in a report Friday.


2019 Marketing Trends to Expect

CommPRO Global, Inc. | Equities.com |

AI, more Instagram and CoWorking is taking over.


What the Government Shutdown Means for Your Mortgage

Associated Press | Equities.com |

The partial federal government shutdown is complicating the already complicated process of getting and managing a mortgage.