Stock Market Jumps in Pre-Market Trading Session

The US stock market jumped in pre-market trading session as progress toward a government spending bill and COVID-19 relief measures kept spirits high.

The US stock market jumped in pre-market trading session as progress toward a government spending bill and COVID-19 relief measures kept spirits high.

On Tuesday morning, the Dow Jones jumped 0.60 percent to be at 30,043.00, while the S&P 500 jumped 0.69 percent to be at 3,671.75, and the Nasdaq 100 jumped 0.56 percent to be at 12,526.50.

In Asia, the HSI fell 0.69 percent to be at 26207.29, while Japan’s NIKKEI fell 0.17 percent to be at 26687.84, and China’s SHANGHAI fell 0.06 percent to be at 3367.23. In European markets, the STOXX jumped 0.0100 to be at 3074.74, and the FTSE fell 0.60 percent to be at 6499.12.

In commodities, oil prices jumped 0.47 percent to be at $47,21 per barrel, while natural gas prices fell 1.94 percent to be at $2,63 per BTU.

Meanwhile, platinum prices jumped 1.50 percent to be at $1,030 per ounce while copper prices jumped 0.20 percent to be at $3,53 per pound. Also, gold prices jumped 0.92 percent to be at $1,849 per ounce and silver prices jumped 1.57 percent to be at $24,42 per ounce.

In currencies, the Euro fell 0.1093 percent to be at $0,8224 per US dollar, while the Yen fell 0.1057 percent or 0.1100 points, and the Sterling fell 0.3598 percent to be at $0,7477 per US dollar.


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