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US indices trade lower amid eventful day in Washington

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U.S. indices traded slightly lower as investors were drawn by the current geopolitical issues, meanwhile in the U.S. trade representative Robert Lighthizer and Fed’s chief Jerome Powell appeared before Congress.

The DJIA dropped by 0.3% while the S&P 500 also retreted by a slgiht 0.1% bringing to an end its 12-day winnning streak.

The Nasdaq managed to cough up a marginal gain of 0.1% .

Also, of interest was Donald Trump’s former lawyer, Michael Cohen, whom testified against his late employer and made several claims of misconduct against Trump by calling him a “criminal”.

 

 

Source: Smart Trend Team