Stock Market Jumps in Pre-Market Trading Session

The US stock market jumped in pre-market trading session as US President Donald Trump’s decision to sign into law a $2.3 trillion pandemic aid bill bolstered bets on a quick economic recovery.

The US stock market jumped in pre-market trading session as US President Donald Trump’s decision to sign into law a $2.3 trillion pandemic aid bill bolstered bets on a quick economic recovery.

On Monday morning, the Dow Jones jumped 0.52 percent to be at 30,265.01, while the S&P 500 jumped 0.68 percent to be at 3,710.25 and the Nasdaq 100 jumped 0.75 percent to be at 12,799.25.

In Asia, the HSI fell 0.27 percent to be at 26314.62, while Japan’s NIKKEI jumped 0.74 percent to be at 26854.03, and China’s SHANGHAI jumped 0.02 percent to be at 3397.29. In European markets, the STOXX jumped 0.91 percent to be at 3103.14, and the FTSE jumped 0.10 percent to be at 6502.11.

In commodities, oil prices jumped 1.08 percent to be at $48,75 per barrel, while natural gas prices fell 7.76 percent to be at $2,32 per BTU.

Meanwhile, platinum prices jumped 1.03 percent to be at $1,039 per ounce while copper prices jumped 0.95 percent to be at $3,60 per pound. Also, gold prices fell 0.21 percent to be at $1,879 per ounce and silver prices jumped 2.09 percent to be at $26,45 per ounce.

In currencies, the Euro jumped 0.0100 percent to be at $0,8191 per US dollar, while the Yen fell 0.0012 percent or 0.0098 points, and the Sterling jumped 0.0114 percent to be at $0,7379 per US dollar.


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