Peak Uncertainty: President Trump Contracts COVID-19

Source, twitter.com

Markets Sent Reeling

Unsurprisingly, U.S. markets across the board reacted negatively to the news, moving sharply lower as this information spread across the world.

Chart source, oilprice.com

President Trump is Deemed As the Pro Business Candidate

The fact that this news has moved the markets so significantly tells you all that you need to know about the general, broad sentiment of market participants.

Conspiracy Theories and Shameful Comments Run Amuck

Further highlighting just how far the political divide has become between the left and right within the United States is how this news is being digested on social media, with the most toxic of this, as per usual, being represented on twitter.

Source, twitter.com

In Conclusion

We truly do live in interesting times, however maddening and chaotic they may be.

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Nathan McDonald

Nathan McDonald

Financial journalist with over 10 years of experience. Writing about geopolitics, economics and all things related to precious metals.