World Stock Markets Mixed, Quiet Ahead Of Big Batch Of U.S. Data Wednesday
January 18, 2017 at 07:58 AM EST
(Kitco News) - Global stock markets were mixed overnight, as the world marketplace is getting a bit anxious as Donald Trump will be inaugurated as the next U.S. president on Friday. Trump's stated ambitious economic growth plans have so far lacked specifics, which is worrisome to many market watchers. Trump has also made remarks that have ruffled the feathers of top Chinese government officials. China is the world's second-largest economy. U.S. stock indexes are pointed toward slightly higher openings when the New York day session begins. Gold prices are trading near steady and holding on to the good gains scored Tuesday that pushed the yellow metal to a nearly two-month high. To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2017 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201. The post World Stock Markets Mixed, Quiet Ahead Of Big Batch Of U.S. Data Wednesday appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable .