Today is Thursday, August 9th and here's what we've been watching this past week, and what's in store for investors in the week ahead: Trade tensions between the US and China, economic data and second quarter earnings season. Featured is David Lefkowitz, Senior Equity Strategist Americas, UBS Global Wealth Management Chief Investment Office. As a firm providing wealth management services to clients, UBS Financial Services Inc. offers both investment advisory services and brokerage services. Investment advisory services and brokerage services are separate and distinct, differ in material ways and are governed by different laws and separate arrangements. It is important that clients understand the ways in which we conduct business and that they carefully read the agreements and disclosures that we provide to them about the products or services we offer. For more information visit our website at ubs.com/workingwithus. UBS Financial Services Inc. is a subsidiary of UBS AG. Member FINRA/SIPC.