Stock Market Closes Trading Session with Losses

The US stock market fell as investors in the United States and all over the world juggled the outbreak of an ominous new strain of COVID-19 with the passage of a stimulus package.

The US stock market fell as investors in the United States and all over the world juggled the outbreak of an ominous new strain of COVID-19 with the passage of a stimulus package.

On Monday, the Dow Jones jumped 0.12 percent to close at 30,216.45, while the S&P 500 fell 0.39 percent to close at 3,694.92 and the Nasdaq 100 fell 0.1 percent to close at 12,742.52.

In Asia, the HSI fell 0.72 percent to be at 26306.68, while Japan’s NIKKEI fell 0.18 percent to be at 26714.42, and China’s SHANGHAI jumped 0.76 percent to be at 3420.57. In European markets, the STOXX fell 2.53 percent to be at 3018.02, and the FTSE fell 1.73 percent to be at 6416.32.

In commodities, oil prices fell 0.17 percent to be at $47,89 per barrel, while natural gas prices jumped 0.04 percent to be at $2,71 per BTU.

Meanwhile, platinum prices fell 0.06 percent to be at $1,015 per ounce while copper prices jumped 0.10 percent to be at $3,58 per pound. Also, gold prices fell 0.16 percent to be at $1,879 per ounce and silver prices fell 0.30 percent to be at $26,30 per ounce.

In currencies, the Euro jumped 0.1103 percent to be at $0,8166 per US dollar, while the Yen jumped 0.0387 percent or 0.0400 points, and the Sterling jumped 0.3109 percent to be at $0,7422 per US dollar.


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