Stocks Slip After Trump Backs Hong Kong Protesters – The Wall Street Journal

Global stocks edged down Thursday on fresh concerns over U.S.-China relations after President Trump signed a bill supporting Hong Kong protesters.

The pan-continental Stoxx Europe 600 declined about 0.2%, and the Shanghai Composite Index ended the day down almost 0.5%. While U.S. markets are closed for the Thanksgiving holiday, futures linked to the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 0.2%.