The US stock market is stuck in an indefinite waiting

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In Friday trading on wall street closed lower amid the General uncertainty. As we all know, this week in Beijing, the American delegation would continue to defend their point of view on foreign trade. US seeks China to be the implementation of the requirements of official Washington, which implies the protection of American intellectual property. If countries reach an agreement in the future it will allow to prevent the increase of the US trade duties on Chinese goods.
The global investment community is still excited about the sharp drop of economic growth forecasts in the Old world. The main newsmaker is the President of the United States, however, ambiguous rhetoric trump does not clarify the situation. Now the world reflects on his statement that the meeting with Chinese leader XI Jinping will not take place until March 1, and it is the deadline, which established the Donald trump.
The investors have clearly disturbed the balance of power. In their circles there is a significant movement that has already forced some to vote with their dollar and other currencies in emerging markets.
A separate line is the news international rating Agency Moody’s Investors Service – it has upgraded the credit rating of Russia to investment grade “Ba1” to “Baa3”. According to the Agency, the measures taken by our country over the past few years, will strengthen the already strong Russian state budget. Against the background of the established position of the CBR’s monetary policy is a significant positive for our country.
The ruble is now stable, despite the fact that the US dollar is near 6-week peaks of value that is due to the fears of global investors on the progress of international trade, global economic growth and unstable geopolitics. In addition, one of the most significant trends last week was the desire of investors to invest in emerging markets. Let’s see where it leads. Yet in recent weeks the volume of investments in emerging markets reached the highest level.
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Roman Blinov,
The head of the analytical Department of the company,
“International financial center”