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Wall Street little changed ahead of Trump's tariff move


By Sruthi Shankar(Reuters) - U.S. stocks gave up earlier gains on Thursday ahead of President Donald Trump's announcement of his hefty metals tariffs amid easing concerns that the move could ignite a global trade war.Trump, who is expected to sign a proclamation imposing tariffs at 03:30 p.m ET, promised Canada and Mexico would likely be exempted from the tariffs on steel and aluminum imports if they agree on a trade deal with the United States.Trump also said he was sticking with 25 percent tariffs on steel and 10 percent on aluminum."As has been in the past, what President Trump says and ...

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First Published: Thu, March 08 2018. 22:29 IST