Stocks are dipping as Trump’s ‘meddling’ fuels market anxiety

US futures and European stocks are slipping.  “Trump’s meddling is almost single-handedly driving the markets right now,” says Jasper Lawler of London Capital Group. “The president’s almost haphazard approach, of sounding optimistic over trade talks before turning confrontational, is creating high levels of uncertainty and volatility,” he said.

European equities and US futures dipped on Thursday as anxious investors reacted to US President Donald Trump’s capricious trade rhetoric as well as disappointing economic data.

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