Sector: Basic Materials

Indonesian investigators have identified design flaws and mechanical issues in Boeing’s 737 MAX aircraft as the reason for the deadly Lion Air crash.

Trump imposed a 25% tariff on US steel imports in 2018, and he recently doubled Turkey's Section 232 tariffs to 50%. Will this really help?

Boeing (BA) stock slid 6.8% on Friday. Also impacted by the MAX crisis are part suppliers Spirit AeroSystems, Triumph Group, and Allegheny Technologies.

Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) stock is up more than 2.5% today. Other copper miners are also in the green, although the Dow Jones is trading sideways.

The GM strike hurt US manufacturing for September while earlier this month, Boeing’s orders fell. Now Trump's 2020 campaign could take a hit.

US steel tariffs have been a pawn in the broader game. In order to get a bigger trade deal, the US looked amenable to relaxing the tariffs.

In today's Get Real, we focused on Bill Ackman's Berkshire Hathaway comments, Mexico's major cannabis milestone, earnings season, and much more.

Alcoa's Q3 results are set to be released tomorrow after markets close. Aluminum prices have been weak this year, and the stock is down almost 28%.

US steel stocks spiked on Friday as trade deal optimism lifted equity markets. Metals and mining stocks were the biggest gainers in Friday’s trade.

Will President Trump lift the steel tariffs like President Bush? President Trump's steel tariffs will likely remain due to his support base.