Trump has the ear of the country at this point. Most Americans, even Trump haters, are sitting there wondering why America waited this long to slap tariffs on China.
The market couldn’t be underestimating more disproportionately how much Donald Trump is dead serious about making sure that the USA does not become enslaved by its relationship with China.
What has happened this past Friday is highly irregular and I can say that we are, without a shadow of a doubt, entering a New World Order, which introduces the sort of volatility that isn’t reflected in asset prices just yet.
The final quarter of 2018 has been marked by stock market volatility, much of which has stemmed from the ongoing trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Investors are getting worried, but there’s another school of thought: is it possible that the President is preparing to strike a deal, which would send the equities markets soaring to fresh all-time highs?