Markets struggle after Trump’s troubles

Stocks are looking to start off the week in the red.  Investors are digesting a lot of hard-hitting news ranging from President Trump’s Twitter rants to the devastation in Puerto Rico. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Nicole Sinclair, Myles Udland and Melody Hahm discuss the big stories of the day.

Today’s topics:

  • Stocks set to open lower, health care reform and world politics in focus
  • GOP health care bill suffers major setbacks
  • Puerto Rico’s economy dealt a $30B blow due to hurricanes: Enki Research
  • GE sells industrial solutions business to ABB for $2.6B
  • Genuine Parts buying Alliance automotive for $2B
  • Disney threatens to pull ESPN, ABC from Optimum
  • D.R. Horton lowers outlook after hurricanes
  • Target to raise minimum wage for its workers
  • NFL players protest in response to Pres Trump
  • President Trump updates travel restrictions
  • AirBnb partners with Sarah Jessica Parker launch local tours

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Should the NFL enact a rule when the national anthem is being played?
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