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2 S&P Sectors At Biggest Risk In U.S.-China Trade War

2 S&P Sectors At Biggest Risk In U.S.-China Trade War

The decline of the S&P 500 Index (SPX) has steepened in the aftermath of President Trump's threats to further increase tariffs on imports from China. If the trade war with China does indeed intensify, stocks in the industrial and technology sectors appear to be at particular risk going forward, according to a report in Barron's. The S&P 500 index was up by 17.0% over this period.