Trade War: Impact on Earnings, Soybeans, Oil and Treasuries

With the U.S.-China trade war showing no sign of abating, we examine its possible implications on corporate earnings, oil, soybeans and Treasuries in 2019.

About the Presenter

Bluford “Blu” Putnam has served as Managing Director and Chief Economist of CME Group since May 2011. With more than 35 years of experience in the financial services industry and concentrations in central banking, investment research, and portfolio management, Blu serves as CME Group’s spokesperson on global economic conditions.

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Trade War and Soybeans

U.S. soybean exports to China have plunged this year due to the trade war, benefiting farmers in Brazil. Is there a possibility of a U.S.-China deal in 2019 or sooner? Secure your investment portfolio against the uncertainty by hedging with futures and options.

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