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Markets Try to Live with President Trump’s Tweets

Mark O'Hara
Markets Try to Live with President Trump’s Tweets

While politicians’ decisions tend to impact financial markets, 2018 has seen geopolitical issues take center stage. President Trump’s policies and tweets have impacted financial markets this year. From the tweet targeting Amazon (AMZN) earlier this year to the policy flip-flops on Russian sanctions, asset prices have whipsawed amid frequent policy changes.