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US President Donald Trump (R) and China’s President Xi Jinping (L) along with members of their delegations, hold a dinner meeting at the end of the G20 Leaders’ Summit in Buenos Aires, on December 01, 2018.
President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Friday that trade talks with China “are going very well!”
The Dow Jones Industrial Average moved slightly higher on the tweet. Dow futures implied the benchmark index would open about 130 points lower.
U.S. stocks have been battered this week, with the Dow and S&P 500 indexes each falling 2.3 percent.
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