Dow futures down 400, pending Congress, “limit” again

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York, the United States, on March 18, 2020. Michael Nagle | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images 8:10: Fed announces unlimited purchases of assets The Federal Reserve said Monday that it will launch a barrage of programs aimed at helping markets […]

Australia and South Korea shares drop by more than 5%

Shares in Asia Pacific experienced significant declines in Monday morning trade as concerns about the economic impact of the global coronavirus epidemic continue to weigh heavily on investor sentiment. South Korean stocks were among the biggest losers in the major regional markets, with Kospi down 5.59% in early trading. In Australia, the S&P / ASX […]

Stock futures are down 5% – hit limit down

Traders, some in medical masks, work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on March 20, 2020 in New York City. Floor trading will temporarily become fully electronic starting Monday to protect employees from the spread of coronavirus. The Dow fell more than 500 points on Friday as investors continue to show […]

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 […]

Dow drops to 1,300, trade has stopped again, Ackman says it has closed the country

Stocks hit a new coronavirus crisis on Wednesday as investors were concerned that the government’s response to the pandemic would not be enough. A market-level key circuit breaker was triggered for the second time in just three days as volatility continued to upset Wall Street. Here’s what happened: 5:31 pm: NYSE to temporarily close the […]

Dow drops 1,200, S&P 500 down 5%, virus cases jump

This is a live blog. Check back for updates. 10:40: ETF on emerging markets on track for the worst month since 2008 10:35 am: Walmart jumps 5%, gets an update from Credit Suisse As the broader market subsides, Walmart’s shares have risen by more than 5% as Credit Suisse updated the stock to a higher […]

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 […]