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Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Stock Market Falls in Pre-Market Trading Session

The US stock market fell on Tuesday’s pre-market trading session after the two major benchmarks closed at record levels on Monday afternoon. The Dow Jones fell 168 points to be at 29.782,44, while the S&P 500 fell 0.5 percent to be at 3.458,91, and the Nasdaq 100 jumped 0.01 percent to be at 12,013.38.

The US stock market fell on Tuesday’s pre-market trading session after the two major benchmarks closed at record levels on Monday afternoon. The Dow Jones fell 168 points to be at 29.782,44, while the S&P 500 fell 0.5 percent to be at 3.458,91, and the Nasdaq 100 jumped 0.01 percent to be at 12,013.38.

In Asia, the HSI jumped 0.13 percent to be at 26415.09, while Japan’s NIKKEI jumped 0.42 percent to be at 26014.62, and China’s SHANGHAI fell 0.21 percent to be at 3339.90. In European markets, the STOXX fell 0.58 percent to be at 3064.09, and the FTSE fell 1.10 percent to be at 6350.80.

In commodities, oil prices fell 0.19 percent to be at $41,26 per barrel, while natural as prices jumped 0.15 percent to be at $2,70 per BTU.

Meanwhile, platinum prices jumped 0.15 percent to be at $928,90 per ounce, while copper prices fell 0.31 percent to be at $3,21 per pound. Also, gold prices fell 0.08 percent to be at $1,886 per ounce and silver prices fell 0.39 percent to be at $24,70 per ounce.

In currencies, the Euro fell 0.1541 percent to be at $0,8422 per US dollar, while the Yen fell 0.3252 percent or 0.3400 points, and the Sterling fell 0.5280 percent to be at $0,7536 per US dollar.

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