May 31, 2018 - Economy

The stock market is falling after Trump's trade war news

President Trump's decision to slap metals tariffs on European countries as well as Mexico and Canada have hit the stock markets, with the Dow Jones industrial average falling by about 250 points (1.0%) and the Nasdaq and S&P 500 also falling by 0.1% and 0.4% respectively.

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