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  • Cramer Remix: The best way to play the stress test results

    Jim Cramer breaks down why he’s buying Citigroup shares ahead of the Federal Reserve's stress test results.

  • *Trump threatened to impose 20 percent tariff. PARIS, June 23- The European Union will respond to any U.S. move to raise tariffs on cars made in the bloc, a senior European Commission official said, the latest comments in an escalating trade row. "If they decide to raise their import tariffs, we'll have no choice, again, but to react," EU Commission Vice President Jyrki...

  • PARIS, June 23- European Union authorities will respond to any U.S. move to raise tariffs on cars made in the bloc, EU Commission Vice President Jyrki Katainen told French newspaper Le Monde. President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to escalate a trade war with Europe by imposing a 20 percent tariff on all imports of EU-assembled cars. "If they decide to raise...

  • President Donald Trump addresses a meeting of the National Space Council in the East Room of the White House in Washington, June 18, 2018.

    With a tit-for-tat trade war looming, CFOs from the world's largest firms are growing seriously concerned, according to the latest CNBC Global CFO Council survey.

  • In the two years since the vote to leave the European Union, Britain has gone from being a pace-setter among the world's big economies to falling into the slow lane. There are those who favor a "hard Brexit," a clean break that takes Britain out of the bloc's free trade union but also gives it more freedom to strike new trade deals around the world.

  • The surprisingly large number came even after China announced in mid-April that importers of sorghum from the United States would have to put up a 178.6 percent deposit on the value of shipments. But China dropped an anti-dumping investigation into U.S. imports on May 18, and the data suggests that several cargoes that had not been diverted cleared Chinese...

  • BEIJING, June 23- China's trade with North Korea in the first five months of 2018 fell 56.8 percent from a year earlier to $887.4 million, customs data showed on Saturday. China's May total trade with North Korea was $230.87 million, compared with $173.7 million in the previous month. China's exports to North Korea were $217.2 mln million in May while imports from...

  • Aaron Austin heads in from a day of surfing at Rockaway Beach in Queens, New York on Labor Day where red flags warned of dangerous conditions due to post-tropical cyclone Hermine which tracked off the east coast of the U.S. September 5, 2016.

    Jim Cramer says a slowing global economy, a strong U.S. dollar and rising raw costs are likely to weigh on next quarter's earnings reports.

  • Cramer flags the market's 3 'most worrisome components'

    Jim Cramer says a slowing global economy, a strong U.S. dollar and rising raw costs are likely to weigh on next quarter's earnings reports.

  • WASHINGTON, June 22- President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to escalate a trade war with Europe by imposing a 20 percent tariff on all U.S. imports of European Union- assembled cars. The United States currently imposes a 2.5 percent tariff on imported passenger cars from the European Union and a 25 percent tariff on imported pickup trucks.

  • WASHINGTON— A Florida boat builder absorbs $4 million in lost business and expects more pain. A brawl that the United States provoked with its closest trading partners is starting to draw blood. China, India and Turkey had earlier begun penalizing American products in response to the U.S. tariffs on metals.

  • CHICAGO, June 22- U.S. soybean and corn futures posted losses for the fourth straight week on worries about the escalating trade dispute between the United States and China, although prices rose for the day on Friday as some traders covered short positions. Traders are focused on the trade tensions because the United States exported $12.4 billion worth of...

  • China's non-tariff retaliatory measures

    Lori Ann LaRocco, CNBC senior editor and author of "Dynasties of the Sea," discusses China's non-tariff retaliatory measures impacting U.S. businesses and consumers.

  • Could a trade war lead to a US recession?

    The "Closing Bell" team discusses how economists are starting to project that a trade war could lead to recession.

  • FRANKFURT, June 22- Harley-Davidson Inc could be forced to raise prices in Europe due to EU tariffs on U.S. goods, hitting buyers of new motorcycle models when they are shipped to dealers later in the year, the head of its central European business said. Earlier this week, the European Commission said it would start charging import duties of 25 percent on a range of...

  • June 22- In the years before he became president of the United States, Donald Trump owned luxury German cars. On Friday, Trump threatened to impose a 20 percent import tariff on all European Union- assembled vehicles, a move that could upend the industry's current business model for selling cars in the United States. Because of high pollution and scorching...

  • Europe and China are testing the president's resolve on trade, says expert

    Andrew Puzder, America First Policies policy adviser and former CKE Restaurants CEO, discusses whether Trump will stick to demands he said are non-negotiable when it comes to trade.

  • Cramer flags the market's 3 'most worrisome components' ahead of July's earnings wave

    Jim Cramer says a slowing global economy, a strong U.S. dollar and rising raw costs are likely to weigh on next quarter's earnings reports.

  • NEW YORK, June 22- The wind and solar industries hope demand for carbon-free power from U.S. cities, states and corporations can offset headwinds from President Donald Trump's tax policy and tariffs, developers said this week. Also, investors with years of deals under their belts are less wary about financing solar and wind than they were years ago, and socially...

  • FRANKFURT, June 22- Harley-Davidson Inc expects to have to raise prices in Europe this autumn, when new motorcycle models are due to hit dealers' showrooms, due to EU tariffs on U.S. goods, the head of its central European business said. For the moment, though, Harley does not need to raise prices yet as it used the roughly three months since Europe first threatened to...