Uncertainty is abound and it has caused instability in the markets. The Dow is down 200 points. Numerous factors including North Korea and Hurricane Irma are contributing to this downswing. Listen for more with David Fischer and Steve Noble.
The Markets React to North Korea, Hurricane Irma, and Congress
- The situation in North Korea is causing a lot of uncertainty in the region. How will China react? Who will they side with in this conflict? The markets are concerned and causing a conservative investing environment.
- The Trump Trade Bump is officially over.
- Congress is back in session after the summer break. The gridlock in Congress could lead to the Debt Ceiling not being increased. This could lead to a default which could have catastrophic results to the global markets.