Stock Market Jumps in Pre-Market Trading Session

The US stock market jumped in pre-market trading session, as markets hoped for an affirmation of continued easy monetary policy from the Federal Reserve’s last 2020 meeting.

The US stock market jumped in pre-market trading session, as markets hoped for an affirmation of continued easy monetary policy from the Federal Reserve’s last 2020 meeting.

On Wednesday morning, the Dow Jones jumped 0.28 percent to be at 30,288.00, while the S&P 500 jumped 0.28 percent to be at 3,705.00, and the Nasdaq 100 jumped 0.22 percent to be at 12,619.50.

In Asia, the HSI jumped 0.97 percent to be at 26460.29, while Japan’s NIKKEI jumped 0.26 percent to be at 26757.40, and China’s SHANGHAI fell 0.01 percent to be at 3366.98. In European markets, the STOXX jumped 0.78 percent to be at 3095.50, and the FTSE jumped 0.77 percent to be at 6563.18.

In commodities, oil prices jumped 0.02 percent to be at $47,63 per barrel, while natural gas prices fell 1.16 percent to be at $2,65 per BTU.

Meanwhile, platinum prices jumped 1.29 percent to be at $1,052 per ounce while copper prices jumped 0.63 percent to be at $3,57 per pound. Also, gold prices jumped 0.32 percent to be at $1,861 per ounce and silver prices jumped 2.64 percent to be at $25,30 per ounce.

In currencies, the Euro fell 0.2674 percent to be at $0,8205 per US dollar, while the Yen fell 0.3183 percent or 0.3300 points, and the Sterling fell 05520 percent to be at $0,7386 per US dollar.


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