if this latest round of proposed tariffs is eventually ordered, they could not be implemented until at least early September. All of which may explain why risk markets were eventually able to tune out this most recent round of sabre rattling, recovering their Wednesday losses and closing comfortably higher on the week. The release of the list certainly raises the probability of implementation, but the final decision is far from a sure thing.


Baystate Wealth Management,  in its Week In Review, March 13, 2018