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Dow Jones gains on signs of coronavirus slowdown

The S&P 500 was set for its biggest two-day gain in nearly two weeks, building on a 7% jump on Monday.

Dow Jones gains as US extends shutdown to limit virus spread

A record $2.2 trillion in aid and unprecedented policy easing from the Federal Reserve helped the S&P 500 post its biggest weekly percentage gain in over a decade last week, and the Dow Jones its best since 1938.

Dow Jones dives 4% as virus pandemic fears intensify

On Tuesday, US President Donald Trump warned Americans of a "painful" two weeks ahead.

Dow Jones rallies for second day as investors await $2 trillion aid package

The S&P 500 remains down about 27% from its February record high, a loss of more than $7 trillion in stock market value.

Dow Jones jumps 1,100 pts on hopes of $2 trillion stimulus

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1,130.26 points, or 6.08%, at the open to 19,722.19.

S&P 500 heads for worst first quarter since 1938

Wall Street's volatility index has retreated from 12-year highs but is still at levels rarely seen since the global financial crisis.

S&P 500 set to recoup $1 trillion in value as coronavirus deaths slow

All three main stock indexes jumped more than 4%, with gains led by utilities, real estate and consumer staples stocks.

Dow Jones slumps after three-day rally as virus threat intensifies

The United States surpassed China as the nation with the most number of COVID-19 cases, putting more pressure on lawmakers to flood the country with cash to support businesses and families.

Dow Jones turns higher as Trump promises cures, cash

President Trump, in a now regular update for Americans hunkered down in their homes, said there were therapies that he believed could be rolled out quickly.

Wall St extends recent selloff, Dow all but erases 'Trump-bump'

The benchmark S&P 500 index ended off of its lows of the session but still down 5.2%.

Dow Jones hammered as fears of coronavirus-driven recession grow

The halt at the opening was the third emergency pause in Wall Street trading in six days.

Dow Jones futures jump 1,000 points after another brutal session

Investors are pinning their hopes on a $2 trillion economic rescue package, negotiations over which appeared to have made progress late on Monday.

Wall Street soars 7% on hopes of slowing coronavirus deaths

U.S. stocks rocketed higher on Monday, with each of the major indexes rallying at least 7%, after a fall in the daily death toll in New York, the country's biggest coronavirus hot spot, fueled optimism a leveling off of the pandemic was on the horizon.

Dow Jones drops over 3% on virus fears, travel shares slammed

The major indexes fell over 3 per cent. On Wednesday the market tallied huge gains following moderate Joe Biden's success in the Super Tuesday primaries for the Democratic presidential nomination.

Dow Jones ends 10% lower at 2,350 points in worst session since 1987

The broad-based S&P 500 plunged 9.5 percent to 2,480.64, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index tumbled 9.4 percent to 7,201.80.

Covid-19 impact: Dow Jones sheds more than 1300 points in latest US stocks rout

The Dow fell as much as 10 percent during the early afternoon, but stocks rallied somewhat near the end of the session as the US Senate passed a $100 billion emergency package for free coronavirus testing, sick pay and other benefits related to the crisis.

US stocks stage furious late rally after national emergency declared

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1,985 points, or 9.36%, to 23,185.62.

Dow Jones plunges over 600 points on alarm over coronavirus

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq are now over 10% below their intraday record highs hit on Feb. 19.

S&P 500, Nasdaq scale new highs on China stimulus hopes

The Nasdaq Composite was up 90.90 points, or 0.93%, at 9,823.65.

Dow sinks, virus pushes it to sharpest quarterly plunge in over three decades

Wall Street's three major indexes tumbled on Tuesday, with the Dow registering its biggest quarterly decline since 1987 and the S&P 500 suffering its deepest quarterly drop since the financial crisis on growing evidence of massive economic damage from the coronavirus pandemic.

Dow Jones falls again to end Wall Street's worst week since 2008

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 913.21 points, or 4.55%, to 19,173.98.

Dow surges nearly 1200 points as US stocks continue volatile run

Fears of a global slide into recession, and a resulting collapse in U.S. corporate earnings this year, have knocked $3.1 trillion off the value of major U.S. companies in the past 10 days.

Black Monday: Dow Jones plunges nearly 3000 points as coronavirus response upends Wall Street

Wall Street suffered its biggest drop since the crash of 1987 on Monday after unprecedented steps taken by the Federal Reserve, lawmakers and the White House to slow the spread and blunt the economic hit of the coronavirus failed to restore order to markets.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 22.25 points or 0.26 per cent higher at 8,484, indicating a positive start for Dalal Street.

Dow tanks 1,000 points as pandemic fears heighten

The benchmark S&P 500 fell about 12% from its record closing high hit last week, confirming its fastest correction in history on Thursday.

Dow Jones rallies as job losses stir talk of more stimulus

The CBOE volatility index fell 5 points on Thursday, but was still near levels far above those in 2018 and 2019.

SGX Nifty down 350 points, Dalal Street staring at Freaky Friday ahead

Nifty not showing any sustainable upside bounce from the support is not a good sign.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Net-net, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) were sellers of domestic stocks to the tune of Rs 2153.35 crore on Tuesday, data available with NSE suggested.

Dow soars over 11% in strongest one-day performance since 1933

All three main U.S. stock indexes rebounded strongly from Monday's brutal selloff as the coronavirus outbreak forced entire nations to shut down.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Analysts said the index needs to breach the 8,900-9,000 range in the near term, before instilling confidence among market participants.

Ahead of Market: 12 things that will decide stock action on Wednesday

US Fed said it would relaunch financial crisis-era purchases of short-term corporate debt.

Bulls slip back into coma as stocks sink to 30-month lows

The renewed slump came after the market rose 4 per cent on Friday, posting its strongest ever comeback after plunging 10 per cent for the first time in 12 years.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

In Asia, MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dipped 0.1 per cent while Japan's Nikkei gained 1.9 per cent.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 168.45 points or 2 per cent lower at 8,273.50, indicating a gap-down start for Dalal Street.

Dow Jones, S&P500 suffer biggest one-day losses in two years on fears of coronavirus

The benchmark S&P500, which represents over 44% of the m-cap of all global equities, lost $927 billion of its value.

Wall Street unconvinced by Fed emergency rate cut

The US central bank cut rates three times in 2019 and has since held the fire amid signs of improving growth.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

The index has breached the swing low of 7,832 and is approaching the 61.8 per cent retracement of the rally from the 2011 low, which is near 7,550 level, said Gaurav Ratnaparkhi, Senior Technical Analyst at Sharekhan.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Nifty could soon test the 200-day simple moving average of 11,682.8, with the major support of 12,000 being breached Monday on FII selling across cash and derivatives markets.

Wall Street extends losses after data shows business activity stalls

At 9:49 a.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 283.47 points, or 0.97%, at 28,936.51.

Sensex rallies over 1,000 points: What triggered this bounce on D-Street?

Global markets rallied, helping the morale of domestic investors.

Asia shares edge up, China factories show flicker of life

Japan's Nikkei firmed 1.0% after a jittery start, while South Korea added 2%.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Here’s breaking down the pre-market actions.

Wall Street's sell-off deepens as coronavirus fears intensify; Dow Jones tumbles 3%

The S&P 500 lost $2.138 trillion in market capitalization over the last four sessions, according to S&P Dow Jones Indices analyst Howard Silverblatt.

D-Street bulls in ICU: Five factors behind Sensex's 2,900-pt crash

The stocks crash wiped out Rs 11.27 lakh crore of equity investors' wealth during the day.

Sensex crashes 894 points: Coronavirus, YES Bank & other factors behind fall

A fast spreading coronavirus beyond its epicentre in China spooked investors across the globe.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Crude prices edged up on Wednesday as investors covered short positions after three sessions of losses, even as fears deepened that the rapid spread of the coronavirus will lead to a global pandemic.

Wall St gains as investors buy the dip; stimulus measures in focus

Investors now expect the Fed to deliver a 50 basis points rate cut when it meets on March 17-18.

Dow Jones suffers record decline of 1,190 points as Wall Street leads global stocks lower

The CBOE volatility index, also known as the fear index, ended near its session high.

Wall Street gains ground after virus-driven selloff

All major S&P sectors were trading higher, with technology leading the charge on a 1.6% gain. Defensive utilities , real estate and consumer staples were the laggards.

Dow futures tank 1.4% as coronavirus risks deepen

Benchmark 10-year US Treasuries fell to record lows, while gold rose 0.5%. Oil prices slid to their lowest in more than a year on fears of lower demand.

Wall Street plunges, bringing record bull run to an end

Trump’s travel ban and tepid fiscal measures sparked the latest leg down in risk assets.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Net-net, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) were sellers of domestic stocks to the tune of Rs 1,354.72 crore on Monday, data available with NSE suggested.

US stock futures slide again as stimulus high fades

S&P 500 futures were down 92 points, or 3.69%, at their daily down trading limit, while the SPDR S&P 500 ETFs tumbled 5.6%.

Wall Street steady as virus fears build; E*Trade surges on buyout deal

E*Trade jumped 24.2% after Morgan Stanley offered to buy it in a $13 billion stock deal, the biggest acquisition by a Wall Street bank since the global financial crisis.

Asia shares seek calm, dollar rush causing stress

Sources told Reuters China was set to unleash trillions of yuan of fiscal stimulus to revive an economy facing its first contraction in four decades.

Fed boost fails to stem Wall Street rout

The energy sector fell 5%, tracking a plunge in oil prices.

Investors flee Wall Street, seek shelter in bond and gold

All 11 S&P sectors were trading lower, led by a 5.2% drop in energy stocks, which tracked a slump in oil prices.

US futures gain after worst stock rout since 1987

Investors continue to clamor for massive spending packages by governments to offset the pain.

Bankers face weekend work on Saturday’s test of NYSE shutdown

An NYSE employee who worked on the trading floor tested positive for the virus this week.

Dow, S&P suffer biggest weekly plunge since 2008 crisis

Of the S&P's 11 major sectors, the rate-sensitive financial index weighed the most on the benchmark S&P 500 index, ending the day down 2.6 per cent.

US stocks fall, snapping three-day winning streak

Despite Friday's rout, all three indices finished the week with solid gains as the giant stimulus moved through Washington towards the desk of the president, with the Dow experiencing its largest weekly gain since 1931.

Wall Street set to crash again after Fed slashes rates

S&P 500 futures fell 4.77% to hit a daily down limit in early trading, and S&P 500 ETFs plunged 9%, suggesting the benchmark index would set off a 15-minute cutout.

US stocks end lower after dreary March jobs data, Dow -1.7%

Wall Street stocks finished sharply lower on Friday following a gloomy jobs report that analysts said represented a harbinger of far worse unemployment due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Sensex jumps 480 points; 4 factors that drove market rally

​RBI has said that it is ready to take appropriate actions to preserve financial stability

Dow Jones plunged 1,465 points, enters 'bear market' on Coronavirus fears

The broad-based S&P 500 slumped 4.9 percent to 2,741.38, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index shed 4.7 percent to 7,952.05.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 169.50 points, or 1.46 per cent, lower.

Sensex rises 200 points on firm global cues; Nifty above 11,300

India VIX, the barometer of fear in the market, also fell 3.28 per cent to 23.43.

Dow Jones ends 1050 points up on expectations for huge US stimulus

Wall Street stocks rallied Tuesday on expectations for massive federal stimulus to address the economic hit from the coronavirus, partially recovering some of their losses from the prior session.

Bulls regain foothold, but path uncertain

Market participants had been hoping that finance officials from the world’s seven largest economies would come out with a concrete plan.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

NSE Nifty on Wednesday snapped a four-day losing streak and formed a bullish candle on the daily chart.

Nasdaq caps a $7 trillion decade with its best rally In 10 years

Tech stocks have been able to rally to records even as they were beset by bad news.

Wall Street ends higher to stem coronavirus sell-off

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 188.27 points, or 0.95%, to 20,087.19, the S&P 500 gained 11.29 points, or 0.47%, to 2,409.39 and the Nasdaq Composite added 160.73 points, or 2.3%, to 7,150.58.

Asia looks to safer shores in US assets as virus spreads

Corporate earnings are increasingly under threat as US manufacturers, like many others, scramble for alternative sources as China's supply chains seize up.

Ahead of Market: 12 things that will decide stock action on Wednesday

Analysts said NSE Nifty needs to cross the 8,360 level for an initial target above 9,040.

Ahead of Market: 12 things that will decide stock action on Tuesday

Market has remained jittery as coronavirus cases showed no signs of abating in the country.

US Stocks: S&P 500 rallies for second day as investors await $2 trillion aid package

The S&P 500 rallied for a second straight session on Wednesday as the U.S. Senate appeared near a vote on a $2 trillion package to support businesses and households devastated by the coronavirus pandemic.

Dow rallies over 1,100 points on hopes for coronavirus aid

Wall Street endured another day of dizzying trading Tuesday, whipping up and down with hopes that the U.S. and other governments will cushion the economy from the pain of the coronavirus.

Wall Street dives 4% as virus pandemic fears intensify

Wall Street's three major indexes fell more than 4% on Wednesday, after President Donald Trump's dire warning on the U.S. death toll from the coronavirus sent investors running from even the most defensive equities.

Wall Street plunges on fears of coronavirus pandemic

The benchmark S&P 500 lost $927 billion of its value on Monday alone.

Sensex jumps 237 points, Nifty tops 12,100: Key factors behind rally

All sectoral indices on NSE were trading with gains in early trade.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

On the daily chart, the index formed a bearish candle with a lower wick. This suggests that the intraday recovery was sold into.

Ahead of Market: 12 things that will decide stock action on Tuesday

Recessionary forces and general uncertainty are forcing investors to redeem their investments.

Misleading press release on Covid-19 test kits sparks debate about political favouritism

India's drug controller has been issuing licenses to molecular diagnostic companies to just get their Covid-19 testing kits validated by the National Institute of Virology. A license to get a test validated is different from a license to manufacture a kit.

China's US imports tariff cuts propel Japan shares to best day in 13 months

The broader Topix advanced 2.1 per cent to 1,736.98.

Ahead of Market: 12 things that will decide stock action on Monday

Nifty needs to breach the 8,900-9,000 range, before instilling confidence among investors.

US stocks fall again as stimulus bill stalls in Senate

The broad-based S&P 500 sank 2.9 percent to 2,237.40, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index dipped 0.3 percent to 6,860.67.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Analysts said if Nifty50 breaches the 12,230 mark on the downside, then it will slip further.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Stock futures rollovers stood at 90 per cent, which were in line with an average rollovers of last three F&O series.

NSE, BSE to launch RFQ platform for debt securities

The exchange said the platform -- NSE RFQ (request for quote) -- will be launched by Sebi Chairman Ajay Tyagi on Tuesday, February 4.

Wall Street slides as pandemic tag, gag order report rattle investors

The losses deepened after global authorities declared the coronavirus crisis a pandemic.

Ahead of Market: 12 things that will decide stock action on Thursday

Nifty on Wednesday hit a new 52-week low by surpassing last Friday’s low of 8,556 level.

Marc Faber says coronavirus not behind global market selloff

For the last nine months, the economics statistics coming out of Asia have pointed out to a meaningful slowdown in economic activity, says the author of Gloom, Boom & Doom Report

Equity, commodity, forex markets shut on account of Christmas

On Tuesday, the 30-share pack Sensex ended 181.40 points lower at 41,461.26, while its NSE counterpart Nifty was down 48.30 points at 12,214.50.

Dow drops 7.8% as free-fall in oil, virus fears slam markets

The staggering losses, including a 7.8% tumble in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, immediately raised fears that a recession might be on the way in the U.S. and that the record-breaking 11-year bull market on Wall Street may be coming to an abrupt end in a way no one even imagined just a few months ago.

Ahead of Market: 12 things that will decide stock action on Friday

Nifty50 tanked 2 per cent, taking its losing streak into the fourth straight session.

What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

Analysts said the NSE barometer needs to respect the support of 8,244, else the downside may resume.

When the virus passes, expect an equally sharp rebound in economic activity: Sajjid Z Chinoy

In 2008 we knew what the shock was and how to respond, says chief India economist, JP Morgan

Income compression will lead to redemption of investment: Ajay Srivastava

Market liquidity is very low now, says the CEO of Dimensions Corporate Finance Services.

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