Stock Market Closes Trading Session with Losses

The US stock market fell as investors in the United States and all around the world worried about the path of economic reopening and whether the US Senate would authorize more aid checks.

The US stock market fell as investors in the United States and all around the world worried about the path of economic reopening and whether the US Senate would authorize more aid checks.

On Tuesday, the Dow Jones fell 0.22 percent to close at 30,335.67, while the S&P 500 fell 0.22 percent to close at 3,727.04 and the Nasdaq 100 fell 0.38 percent to close at 12,850.22.

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 0.87 percent to be at 3124.47, and the FTSE jumped 1.55 percent to be at 6602.65.

In commodities, oil prices jumped 0.82 percent to be at $48,01 per barrel, while natural gas prices jumped 6.49 percent to be at $2,48 per BTU.

Meanwhile, platinum prices fell 0.28 percent to be at $1,053 per ounce while copper prices fell 0.10 percent to be at $3,55 per pound. Also, gold prices fell 0.03 percent to be at $1,882 per ounce and silver prices jumped 0.28 percent to be at $26,29 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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