Coronavirus douses stocks rally; Europe, U.S. futures lower

Stock Markets10 hours ago (Mar 05, 2020 04:59AM ET) (C) Reuters. People wearing protective face masks, following an outbreak of the coronavirus, are reflected on a screen showing Nikkei index, outside a brokerage in Tokyo By Karin Strohecker LONDON (Reuters) – European shares fell again on Thursday, taking their cue …

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U.S. Index Futures Drop With Investors Weighing Virus Threat

Stock Markets10 hours ago (Mar 05, 2020 05:01AM ET) (Bloomberg) — U.S. equity-index futures extended drops as investors weighed whether global efforts to contain the coronavirus outbreak will be enough to soften its economic impact. S&P 500 index futures contracts expiring in March slid 1.3% at 8:50 a.m. in London. …

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European mood turns grim on profit warnings, London stock slide

Stock Markets10 hours ago (Mar 05, 2020 05:06AM ET) By Sruthi Shankar (Reuters) – European shares headed lower on Thursday, as a slump in British stocks and profit warnings from several companies soured market sentiment even after central banks this week tried to ease the blow of the coronavirus outbreak …

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Top 5 Things to Know in the Market on Thursday, March 5th

Economy8 hours ago (Mar 05, 2020 06:35AM ET) (C) Reuters. By Geoffrey Smith Investing.com — OPEC reportedly agreed in principle to cut 1.5 million barrels a day of oil output in the face of collapsing demand. The deal still needs Russia to come onboard. The global air travel industry body …

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Dow Futures Tumble 400 Points as Virus Fears Churn Markets

Stock Markets7 hours ago (Mar 05, 2020 07:43AM ET) (C) Reuters. By Noreen Burke Investing.com – U.S. stock futures pointed to steep falls at the open on Thursday, a day after a massive rally as fears over the global economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak stoked major market volatility. By …

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