Stock Market Advances in Pre-Market Trading Session

The US stock market jumped as bets that fiscal aid will speed up a vaccine-led recovery in the economy boosted optimism among investors in the United States and all over the world.

The US stock market jumped as bets that fiscal aid will speed up a vaccine-led recovery in the economy boosted optimism among investors in the United States and all over the world.

On Tuesday morning, the Dow Jones jumped 0.45 percent to be at 30,441.01, while the S&P 500 jumped 0.47 percent to be at 3,745.01 and the Nasdaq 100 jumped 0.44 percent to be at 12,888.75.

In Asia, the HSI jumped 0.96 percent to be at 26568.49, while Japan’s NIKKEI jumped 2.66 percent to be at 27568.15, and China’s SHANGHAI fell 0.54 percent to be at 3379.04. In European markets, the STOXX jumped 1.04 percent to be at 3129.70, and the FTSE jumped 2.08 percent to be at 6637.60.

In commodities, oil prices jumped 1.07 percent to be at $48,13 per barrel, while natural gas prices jumped 1.20 percent to be at $2,35 per BTU.

Meanwhile, platinum prices jumped 0.06 percent to be at $1,043 per ounce while copper prices fell 0.27 percent to be at $3,56 per pound. Also, gold prices jumped 0.03 percent to be at $1,880 per ounce and silver prices fell 0.96 percent to be at $26,28 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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