Chart of the Month
The Trump administration and politicians on both sides of the aisle favor being tough on China because Americans perceive that China is treating the US unfairly.
Replies of “Don’t know/no opinion” have been excluded. As a result, “Fair” and “Unfair” responses will not sum to 100% | Source: https://news. gallup.com/poll/236843/americans-say-china-trade-unfair-trade-canada-fair.aspx | Poll conducted June 18 – 24, 2018. Question: For the following countries, please tell me if you believe each has a fair trade policy or an unfair trade policy with the United States.
Most recent data available.
Stat of the Month
Data Source: Yahoo Finance, 11/19. The CBOE Volatility Index opened the year at 28 and at closed at 12 on 11/1/19.
Global Investment Strategy
from Nanette Abuhoff Jacobson