NewsWatch: Dow, S&P 500 records belie festering fear that China and the U.S. ‘are on a collision course’

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Is Wall Street ignoring the potential for simmering trade conflicts with China to intensify, upending the stock market’s newfound buoyancy? See full story.

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This chart shows the haves and have-nots of the housing market, and it’s getting worse

Home equity is growing quickly — good news for those who have it — while mortgage debt is barely — a sign of not-so-good news for those who want in. See full story.

This government loan forgiveness program has rejected 99% of borrowers so far

Only 96 people are included in the first cohort of borrowers of the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program. See full story.

Walmart letter warns tariffs will raise prices and tax American businesses

Walmart Inc. has sent a letter to U.S. Trade Ambassador Robert Lighthizer warning that proposed tariffs on $200 billion on Chinese goods would hurt consumers and American businesses. See full story.

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