Stock Market Jumps in Pre-Market Trading Session

The US stock market jumped on Thursday morning’s pre-market trading session on increased hopes of imminent signing of a COVID-19 stimulus bill.

The US stock market jumped on Thursday morning’s pre-market trading session on increased hopes of imminent signing of a COVID-19 stimulus bill. 

The Dow Jones jumped 0.37 percent to be at 30,273.00, while the Nasdaq 100 jumped 0.48 percent to be at 12,726.50 and the S%P 500 jumped 0.51 percent to be at 3,719.50.

In Asia, the HSI jumped 0.82 percent to be at 26678.38, while Japan’s NIKKEI jumped 0.18 percent to be at 26806.67, and China’s SHANGHAI jumped 1.13 percent to be at 3404.87. In European markets, the STOXX jumped 0.45 percent to be at 3115.34, and the FTSE fell 0.05 percent to be at 6567.84.

In commodities, oil prices jumped 0.42 percent to be at $48,02 per barrel, while natural gas prices fell 0.19 percent to be at $2,67 per BTU.

Meanwhile, platinum prices jumped 2.42 percent to be at $1,060 per ounce, while copper prices jumped 1.10 percent to be at $3,60 per pound. Also, gold prices jumped 1.21 percent to be at $1,881 per ounce and silver prices jumped 3.38 percent to be at $25,90 per ounce.

In currencies, the Euro fell 0.2806 percent to be at $0,8173 per US dollar, while the Yen fell 0.4349 percent or 0.4500 points and the Sterling fell 0.6215 percent to be at $0,7355 per US dollar.


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