Forget Covid-19, It’s China the Stock Market Should be Worried About

Coronavirus and the presidential election are short-term stock market drivers. Investors should keep a close eye on U.S. relations with China as they could deteriorate in the years ahead. Increasing tension could have a longer-term negative effect on equities. Since March, the novel coronavirus has dominated the headlines and driven the stock market. Now that …

The U.S. Stock Market Has a New Threat: ‘All-Out Cold War’

The U.S. stock market faces gloomy prospects as U.S.-China relations worsen. Strategists warn that the U.S. and China face an “all-out cold war,” as the dispute between the two countries intensifies. Equities remain vulnerable heading into Q4 without stimulus and clarity on vaccines. The U.S. stock market faces a new threat in the fourth quarter …

3 Reasons Asian Stock Markets Will Toast a Biden White House Win

If Democratic nominee Joe Biden gets elected, it might boost Asia’s stock market. Strategists and economists say that Biden would likely move to remedy damaged foreign relationships when he takes office. A resolution for strained relations in Asia could lift pressure off Asian equities. Strategists hint that if Democratic nominee Joe Biden gets elected in …

China’s Stock Rally Rages On as Analyst Predicts Unstoppable Upside

China’s stock market could continue to see uninterrupted recovery strategists say, buoyed by positive fiscal policies. The PBoC announced a $100.99 billion loan program to inject more liquidity into the market. The SSE Composite is now 12% higher than pre-pandemic levels. China’s stock market could see an uninterrupted recovery in the medium-term, strategists say. Despite …

How Microsoft’s TikTok Tussle Risks a U.S. Stock Market Shock

China is beginning to pushback against the Microsoft-TikTok acquisition talks. The Chinese state media described the situation as a “smash and grab.” As geopolitical risks continue to intensify, the U.S. stock market is at risk of turbulence. Microsoft is in the process of discussing a deal with ByteTree to acquire TikTok in the U.S. But, …