The Beatings Will Continue Until Trade Talk Improves

Posted On Aug 15, 2019 By Greg Guenthner

President Trump fired off a series of tweets following yesterday’s 800-point Dow slide in what appears to be an attempt to calm the markets’ reaction to the administration’s most recent trade war shenanigans and the escalating tensions in Hong Kong… He may be able to sweet talk the masses on trade at some point. But he’ll have a more difficult time convincing investors to ignore the inverted spread between the 10-year and 2-year Treasury notes…