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Stock Market Opens Trading Session with Gains

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The US stock market jumped as investors in the United States and all over the world bet on a victory of Democratic nominee Joe Biden in the US Presidential election, following by a swift agreement on more fiscal stimulus.

The US stock market jumped as investors in the United States and all over the world bet on a victory of Democratic nominee Joe Biden in the US Presidential election, following by a swift agreement on more fiscal stimulus. 

On Tuesday, Dow e-minis were up 419 points, or 1.56 percent, S&P 500 e-minis were up 39.5 points, or 1.2 percent, and Nasdaq 100 e-minis were up 50.5 points, or 0.46 percent.

In Asia, the HSI jumped 1.96 percent or 479.72 points, while Japan’s NIKKEI jumped 1.39 percent or 318.35 points and China’s SHANGHAI jumped 1.42 percent or 45.95 points. In European markets, the STOXX jumped 1.66 percent or 45.62 points, and the FTSE jumped 2.01 percent or 112.99 points.

In commodities, oil prices jumped 3.96 percent to be at $38,17 per barrel, while natural gas prices fell 2.37 percent to be at $3,17 per BTU.

Meanwhile, platinum prices jumped 2.07 percent to be at $877,30 per ounce while copper prices jumped 0.47 percent to be at $3,09 per pound. Also, gold prices jumped 0.50 percent to be at $1,901 per ounce and silver prices jumped 1.17 percent to be at $24,32 per ounce.

In currencies, the Euro fell 0.5705 percent to be at $0,8540 per US dollar, while the Yen jumped 0.0150 percent or 0.0100 points, and the Sterling fell 0.5685 percent to be at $0,7695 per US dollar.