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Sunday, June 07, 2020

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Wall Street pulls back as dismal economic data piles higher

April 30, 2020 10:21 pm

Stocks are pulling back on Wall Street as more grim news piles up about the economic damage caused the coronavirus outbreak.

Coronavirus slowdown hopes set to boost Wall Street

April 06, 2020 7:56 pm

At 08:27 a.m. ET, Dow e-minis were up 719 points, or 3.43%, S&P 500 e-minis were up 86 points, or 3.46% and Nasdaq 100 e-minis were up 273.5 points, or 3.64%.

Another black Monday as coronavirus response upends Wall Street

March 17, 2020 10:59 am

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 2,997.1 points, or 12.93%, to 20,188.52, the S&P 500 lost 324.89 points, or 11.98%, to 2,386.13. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 970.28 points, or 12.32%, to 6,904.59.

Wall Street dazed and confused after worst day since 1987

March 13, 2020 8:32 am

The suspension of professional sports games, canceled conventions and half-empty restaurants has raised fears - not about whether the longest U.S. economic expansion on record is ending - but about how deep a now presumed recession will be.

Coronavirus: Stocks down 4 per cent on Wall Street as stakes rise in pandemic

March 11, 2020 11:21 pm

Stocks fell from the opening of trading in New York, including a 4.5 per cent loss for the S&P 500. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down more than 1,200 points.

Wall Street bounces back as stimulus hopes soothe recession fears

March 11, 2020 8:39 am

All three major indexes jumped nearly 5% the day after equities markets suffered their biggest one-day losses since the 2008 financial crisis.

Asian shares grind higher, coronavirus risks block the way

March 05, 2020 10:01 am

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.7%, in its fourth day of gains. Japan's Nikkei rose 0.9% and hard-hit Australian shares finally managed a bounce of 1.1%. Shanghai blue chips put on 1.3%.

Dow Jones sheds 800 points as pandemic fears grip Wall Street

February 24, 2020 11:09 pm

All of the Dow's 30 blue-chip members, as well as the 11 major S&P sectors were in the red. Technology stocks dropped 3.1% and were the biggest drag on the benchmark index. Defensive utilities and real estate posted the smallest declines.

Asian shares tick up, aim for second week of gains amid virus scare

February 14, 2020 10:26 am

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan ticked up 0.3 per cent, led by gains in Hong Kong and South Korea. On the week, the pan-regional index was up 1.94 per cent.

Netflix subscriber forecast misses Wall Street estimate as market leader faces Disney

January 22, 2020 8:03 am

Netflix said it added 8.76 million paid global subscribers in the fourth quarter, boosted by strong releases that included a new season of royal drama "The Crown" and two films nominated for Best Picture Oscars.