Category: Futures

Stock Futures at Risk as Second Wave of Coronavirus Hits China’s Harbin
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Stock Futures at Risk as Second Wave of Coronavirus Hits China’s Harbin

Unconfirmed reports suggest China is experiencing another massive coronavirus outbreak — this time in Harbin, Heilongjiang province. Chinese authorities claim to have detected several new cases imported from Russia. And this could have sparked uncontrolled community transmission. Is China blindsiding the world again? Northern China is believed to be the origin of the incorrectly-named Spanish…

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U.S. Futures Dive as Democrats Accuse GOP of Rushing Rescue Bill
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U.S. Futures Dive as Democrats Accuse GOP of Rushing Rescue Bill

U.S. stock futures smashed into “limit down” trading curbs in their first hour of trading Sunday night after Democrat pushed back against economic rescue measures on Capitol Hill. Futures contracts on the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 fell by 5 percent, triggering downside limits that prevent the contracts from trading 5 percent below…

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U.S. Stock Futures Slam Into ‘Limit Down’ Guard Rails Again
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U.S. Stock Futures Slam Into ‘Limit Down’ Guard Rails Again

U.S. stock futures lurched lower Thursday as stock indexes around the globe plunged on renewed fears about the economic costs of the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic. Futures contracts linked to each of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500, and the Nasdaq Composite once again hit the so-called ‘limit down’ thresholds, a rare event that…

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Dow Futures Plunge 500 Points after Scary New Wuhan Report
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Dow Futures Plunge 500 Points after Scary New Wuhan Report

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) plunged 650 points on Thursday. Coronavirus cases spiked higher again in Wuhan – the epicenter of the outbreak – dashing some hopes of containment. California declared a state of emergency after reporting its first COVID-19 fatality. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) soared to its second-largest points gain in…

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Dow Futures Shudder as WHO Issues Chilling Coronavirus Warning
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Dow Futures Shudder as WHO Issues Chilling Coronavirus Warning

Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) futures were flat on Monday. Coronavirus fears continue to dampen investor sentiment as the World Health Organization admits current figures could just be “the tip of the iceberg.” Even Wall Street bulls are bracing for a 10% correction in the stock market. The stock market remains on edge this morning…

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Dow Futures Skyrocket as Iowa Disaster Gifts Trump Another Victory
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Dow Futures Skyrocket as Iowa Disaster Gifts Trump Another Victory

Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) futures jumped 300 points higher on Tuesday. Stock market gets another “Trump bump” as the president takes a step closer to re-election. The Democrat campaign descends into embarrassment in Iowa as no winner announced. Stock market futures just got a huge “Trump bump” as the president looks increasingly likely to…

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