Wall Street closes mixed after Trump threatens more tariffs

Tuesday, 19. November 2019 22:00

Equities in the United States' stock markets closed mixed on Tuesday after United States President Donald Trump said he would increase tariffs if Washington and Beijing fail to reach a trade deal. Also, Washington reportedly said it has not gained enough from China's accession to the World Trade Organization.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 0.36%. Home Depot, whose shares sank 5.44%, was the worst performer in the index. The Nasdaq 100 traded in the green increasing 0.12% while its best performing stock was Advanced Micro Devices with 3.54% growth. The S&P 500 fell 0.06% with Kohl’s as the biggest loser slumping 19.50%.

The euro traded flat against the dollar, changing hands for 1.108 at 4:32 pm ET.

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