Stock Market Closes Trading Session with Losses

The US stock market jumped as investors in the United States and all over the world moved into mega-cap growth stocks despite the new round of COVID-19 restrictions underscored the continuing economic impact of the virus crisis in the country.

The US stock market jumped as investors in the United States and all over the world moved into mega-cap growth stocks despite the new round of COVID-19 restrictions underscored the continuing economic impact of the virus crisis in the country.

On Monday, the Dow Jones fell 0.49 percent, to close at30,069.79, while the S&P 500 fell 0.19 percent to close at 3,691.96 and the Nasdaq 00 added 55.71 points, or 0.45 percent, to close at 12,519.95.

In Asia, the HSI fell 1.23 percent to be at 26506.85, while Japan’s NIKKEI fell 0.76 percent to be at 26547.44, and China’s SHANGHAI fell 0.81 percent to be at 3416.60. In European markets, the STOXX fell 0.10 percent to be at 3087.99, and the FTSE jumped 0.08 percent to be at 6555.39.

In commodities, oil prices fell 0.48 percent to be at $46,04 per barrel, while natural gas prices fell 6.87 percent to be at $2,40 per BTU.

Meanwhile, platinum prices fell 0.50 percent to be at $1,044 per ounce while copper prices fell 0.26 percent to be at $3,51 per pound. Also, gold prices fell 0.01 percent to be at $1,865 per ounce and silver prices fell 0.18 percent to be at $24,75 per ounce.

In currencies, the Euro jumped 0.0100 percent to be at $0,8245 per US dollar, while the Yen fell 0.1440 percent or 0.1500 points, and the Sterling jumped 0.6855 percent to be at $0,7491 per US dollar.


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