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Josh Owens

Josh Owens

Writer, conil.me

Contributor since: 21 Mar 2018

Biography

Josh majored in International Relations at the University of Edinburgh and is currently the Content Director at Oilprice.com. Josh has over 6 years of writing experience, covering everything from geopolitics to finance. 

  • Markets Near Record Highs Following NAFTA Deal

    Published 01 October 2018 | viewed 1,950 times

    NAFTA breakthrough lifts markets. The breakthrough in the NAFTA renegotiations lifted stocks on the first day of the fourth quarter, removing at least one of…

  • Trump Escalates Tensions With China Through Weapons Deal

    Published 25 September 2018 | viewed 2,501 times

    While Washington slaps another $200 billion worth of tariffs on Chinese goods with one hand, it is offering a $330-million weapons deal to Taiwan with…

  • Markets Uneasy As Tariffs Take Effect

    Published 24 September 2018 | viewed 1,415 times

    Monday, September 24, 2018 Markets down on economic fears. U.S. stocks dipped at the start of the week as trade tariffs took effect and Brent…

  • The New King In Cannabis Markets

    Published 21 September 2018 | viewed 4,908 times

    Up until recently, short-sellers have been having a field day with cannabis stocks, but it’s now becoming a prohibitively expensive and extremely volatile game as…

  • Bear-Market Risks At Highest In Nearly 50 Years

    Published 10 September 2018 | viewed 1,442 times

    Markets steady, U.S. economy strong, but risks ahead. Financial markets started out the week on solid footing awaiting key U.S. economic data. On Friday, another…

  • Cost Of Living In The UK Is Out Of Control

    Published 04 September 2018 | viewed 1,826 times

    A new study has revealed that the rising cost of living is leaving millions of Britons with less than $9 a day to get by…

  • Emerging Market Currency Crisis Raises Red Flags

    Published 03 September 2018 | viewed 1,679 times

    Monday, September 3, 2018 NAFTA, U.S.-China Trade war, emerging market turmoil. There are a handful of high-profile problems on the agenda this week. The last-minute…

  • Stocks Move Higher As Fed Defends Gradual Rate Hikes

    Published 27 August 2018 | viewed 889 times

    Monday, August 27, 2018 Stocks rise on Fed outlook. Fed Chair Jerome Powell defended his policy of gradual rate tightening on Friday in Jackson Hole,…

  • Wall Street Confident In Trade War Breakthrough

    Published 20 August 2018 | viewed 888 times

    Monday, August 20, 2018 Stocks up on positive trade sentiment. Wall Street started the week on an up note with investors feeling a bit less…

  • Turkey’s Currency Crisis Raises Fears Of Contagion

    Published 13 August 2018 | viewed 751 times

    Monday, August 13, 2018 Week opens with market volatility. Stock markets started the week down on financial volatility. The currency turmoil in Turkey has led…

  • China Is Ready For Trade War Escalation

    Published 06 August 2018 | viewed 953 times

    Monday, August 6, 2018 Stocks mixed, dollar rises on trade tensions. The U.S. dollar gained at the start of the week after China said it…

  • Trade War Reports Send Markets Spinning

    Published 01 August 2018 | viewed 999 times

    Nothing moves markets these days like tariff battles, so reports Tuesday that the U.S. and China are actually holding private talks to prevent a full-blown…

  • Have Markets Hit A Ceiling?

    Published 30 July 2018 | viewed 800 times

    Monday, July 30, 2018 S&P 500 nears record. The S&P 500 broke an all-time high in January, and the markets have seen a lot of…

  • How Business Owners Can Win Big At Tax Time

    Published 27 July 2018 | viewed 738 times

    This year, a new tax deduction has taken effect that could end up being a significant benefit for business owners who aren’t corporate. It could…

  • Can Markets Resist Growing Geopolitical Tensions?

    Published 23 July 2018 | viewed 712 times

    Monday, July 23, 2018 Trump threatens Iran; big week for earnings. President Trump issued a threat to Iran on twitter, in all caps, warning Tehran…

  • Foreign Investors Losing Interest In The U.S.

    Published 16 July 2018 | viewed 855 times

    American companies saw a worrying 32-percent decline in the amount of money coming in from overseas foreign investors last year, and this year could end…

  • These 3 Industries Are Immune To The Trade War

    Published 12 July 2018 | viewed 2,075 times

    Protectionist trade policies have really been whipsawing the market. The S&P 500’s seven-day defiant rally in the face of ongoing trade war bluster has suddenly…

  • $1,000 Investment Bible Leaked For $10

    Published 11 July 2018 | viewed 1,021 times

    Seth Klarman’s 1991 Margin of Safety is an investor classic. Taking its title from Benjamin Graham's admonition to always invest with a margin of safety,…

  • Growing Geopolitical Risk Can’t Stop Market Growth

    Published 09 July 2018 | viewed 1,099 times

    Monday, July 9, 2018 Geopolitical uncertainty amid busy week. This will be a busy week with a series of geopolitical events that could loom over…

  • Nasdaq Bets Big On The Treasury Market

    Published 05 July 2018 | viewed 1,117 times

    President Trump’s tax package has been a real bonanza for investors, with S&P 500 Q2 2018 earnings expected to grow at a rapid clip last…