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 […]

Before the bell: what every Canadian investor needs to know today

Be smart with your money. Receive the latest investment information directly to your inbox three times a week with the Globe Investor newsletter. Sign up today. Equities US stock futures canceled early losses on Friday to sharply increase after the historic break in the previous session. Major European markets also reported gains in morning trading […]

Stock Roller Coaster Follows: Dow Drops 1,000 Points

(CNN) – US stocks opened in red on Wednesday, after Tuesday’s rally, as concerns about the outbreak of coronavirus they reappear. The Dow opened 700 points, or 2.9%, lower.The S&P 500 started 2.6% lower.The Nasdaq compound fell 2.5%. Later more fell: US stocks sold most mid-morning, with the Dow plummeting more than 1,000 points. The […]

The county of California declares a state of emergency for a deadly virus

The death toll attributed to the 2019 coronavirus novel, nicknamed COVID-19, continues to rise, with tens of thousands of people sick and thousands of others killed by the virus, mainly in China. LIVE UPDATES CONTINUE BELOW: Live updates on the coronavirus: the county of California declares the state of emergency for a deadly virus Update […]