US deaths top 7,000, Fauci warns about ‘knockout drug’

This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. All times below are in Eastern time. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks. Global cases: More than 1,088,878 Global deaths: At least 58,773 US cases: At least 270,473 US deaths: At least 7,077 The data […]

Trump’s argument for re-election is collapsing

President Donald Trump speaks at a Make America Great Again rally at the Civic Center in Charleston, West Virginia. Leah Millis | Reuters WASHINGTON – Looking back now, the night of February 4th was probably the height of Donald Trump’s presidency. A few minutes after 9:00 pm ET, Trump entered the elaborate Chamber Chamber and […]

Stock futures indicate another day of declines on Wall Street

A man wearing a mask walks at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on March 17, 2020 on Wall Street in New York City. Johannes Eisele | AFP | Getty Images Forward contracts linked to major US stock indices fell early Thursday morning, signaling another day of declines for Wall Street. As of 2:07 ET, […]

South Korean equities drop after arrest, Philippines equities

Asia Pacific equities lost their previous upward momentum in Thursday afternoon trade as concerns about the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic continued to weigh on investor sentiment. The main markets in the region fell deeply into negative territory, with the South Korean Kospi recording losses as it fell 6.86% while the Kosdaq index fell […]

Stock exchange trading stopped after Wall Street was frightened by the economic blow

Stock trading was halted on Wednesday, marking the fourth halt in two weeks, while Wall Street was frightened by the deepening economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic. President Donald Trump earlier in the day announced that the United States and Canada will block “nonessential traffic” from traveling across the northern border to control the spread […]

Futures fall after the market rebound in hopes of a $ 1 trillion stimulus

Stock futures fell Tuesday overnight as markets remained very volatile with the government’s response to the coronavirus fallout. As of 9:53 pm ET, futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average have fallen by 530 points, indicating a loss of over 700 points at Wednesday’s opening. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq-100 futures also fell. The market […]

Stock futures fell slightly after the market rebound in hopes of a $ 1 trillion stimulus

Stock futures fell in overnight trading on Tuesday as markets remained very volatile with the government’s response to the coronavirus fallout. Dow Jones’ industrial average futures were down around 400 points, indicating a 600 point loss at Wednesday’s opening. S&P 500 futures also fell by around 45 points. The market rebounded from their deepest course […]

Dow below 20,000, Boeing drops 20%

Traders work during the opening bell on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on March 16, 2020 on Wall Street in New York City. Johannes Eisele | AFP | Getty Images This is a live blog. Check for updates 10:58 am: stocks get help from Fed announcement After the Federal Reserve announced that it will […]