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 […]

US stock markets close again in positive territory

Dusseldorf After the significant price gains on Tuesday, the prices on Wall Street continue to rise. The Dow Jones Industrial only slipped briefly on Wednesday, but then held 2.4 percent at 21,200 points in the profit zone at the close. The previous day, it already achieved an increase in value of eleven percent, the largest […]

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 […]

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 […]

Shares in Korea slide more than 2% while Asian markets fluctuate wildly

Shares in Asia fluctuated in trading on Tuesday morning after Wall Street stocks plunged into their biggest daily drop in over three decades overnight, and the Philippines temporarily closed their markets. South Korea’s Kospi caused losses in the region’s major markets down 2.2%. Mainland China’s shares recorded previous losses, but continued to decline. The Shanghai […]

Trade in Thailand stopped when the switch was turned on

Shares in Asia Pacific saw heavy trading losses on Friday morning after Wall Street stocks fell historically overnight as concerns about the global coronavirus epidemic continued to weigh on investor sentiment. . The Thailand Stock Exchange stated that trading in all stocks was temporarily halted as the SET composite index fell 10% and hit the […]

Italy increases spending to fight the virus

A man wearing a protective mask passes near the Colosseum in Rome on March 7, 2020, in fear of the Covid-19 epidemic. Alberto Pizzoli | AFP | Getty Images This is a live blog. Check back for updates. Global cases: at least 113,851, according to the latest data from the World Health Organization Global deaths: […]

Dow loses 500 points as Wall Street approaches the end of a turbulent week

Shares declined Friday, extending the deep course of the previous session as Wall Street approaches the end of a tumultuous trading week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 522 points, or 2.3%, as the sell-off continued at the end of the week. The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite fell by 3.1% and 3.2% respectively. […]