Updated May 18, 2017 9:50 a.m. ET
-S&P 500 edges up 0.1%
-Stoxx Europe 600 sheds 1%,
-Nikkei off 1.3%
-WSJ Dollar Index rises 0.2%
U.S. stock indexes, government bonds and the dollar steadied Thursday as nervousness about the Trump administration’s ability to push through its agenda continued to ripple through financial markets.
Major indexes elsewhere around the world fell, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 5 points, or less than 0.1%, to 20599 shortly after the opening bell. The S&P 500 gained 0.1% and the Nasdaq Composite rose 0.1%.
Recent political developments have put the Trump administration on…
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