Monday, 30 March 2020
New York
Monday, 30 March 2020 16:37 WIB

U.S. stock futures shed gains to fall back into negative territory early Monday morning in volatile trading after last week™s sharp gains, even as the number of coronavirus cases in the U.S. continues to rise at an alarming rate. At around 3:19 a.m. ET, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were down 89 points, pointing to an implied fall of about 161.78 points at the Monday open. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures also pointed to a lower open for the two indexes on Monday. The moves came as crude prices fell sharply. Earlier, futures made a recovery to point to Monday opening...

European markets close lower amid coronavirus jitters; Stoxx 600 down 4.4%
Monday, 23 March 2020 23:45 WIB | Saham Eropa

European stocks closed lower on Monday as the coronavirus outbreak continued to weigh on global financial markets. The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed 4.4% lower provisionally. Travel and leisure stocks plummeted over 7%, while the oil and gas sector eked out a 0.9% rise after the U.S. Federal Reserve announced an aggressive asset purchase program to support markets. Global financial markets have begun the week on shaky ground as countries around the world continue to wage battle against the coronavirus, of which there are now over 350,000 confirmed cases worldwide, according to data...

Stocks cut losses as Schumer says stimulus deal is close, Dow still down 400 points
Monday, 23 March 2020 23:37 WIB | Saham AS

Stocks fell sharply on Monday even after the Federal Reserve unveiled new measures to keep markets working properly. Wall Street awaited Washington lawmakers to agree to an economic stimulus and rescue plan to cushion the blow from the coronavirus outbreak. The major averages pared losses midday after Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said he expects the Senate to on Monday reach a deal on a massive fiscal stimulus package. The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded 490 points lower, or 2.7%. The 30-stock average also hit its lowest level in three years. The S&P 500 slid 2.8% while the...

U.S. Stocks Open Lower Despite Fed Unlimited QE Pledge
Monday, 23 March 2020 20:43 WIB | Saham AS Wall Street S & P 500

U.S. stocks opened in the red Monday even after the Federal Reserve pledged to buy bonds "in the amounts needed" to staunch the economic fallout from the coronavirus outbreak and set up new business lending programs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average opened 361 points or 1.9% lower, at about 18,812 while the S&P 500 was down 40 points, 1.7%, to open near 2,265. The Nasdaq Composite opened 50 points, 0.7%, lower, near 6,829. Monday marked the first day for all-electronic trading on the New York Stock Exchange, which closed its floor indefinitely in order to maintain social...

Futures Slide Again as Coronavirus Raises Contraction Fears
Monday, 23 March 2020 17:06 WIB | S&P 500 Futures Indeks berjangka AS FUTURES

U.S. stock index futures tumbled on Monday on fears of economic damage from a growing number of national lockdowns to contain the coronavirus pandemic, with Goldman Sachs estimating a 24% plunge in U.S. real GDP in the second quarter. At 05:15 a.m. ET, Dow e-minis were down 694 points, or 3.64%, S&P 500 e-minis were down 77.5 points, or 3.39% and Nasdaq 100 e-minis were down 194.25 points, or 2.79%. SPDR S&P 500 ETFs were down 3.17%. The S&P 500 index closed down 4.34% at 2,304.92‹ on Friday. Source : Reuters

Hong Kong: Stocks Close Sharply Lower
Monday, 23 March 2020 15:54 WIB | Indeks Shanghai Composite SahamHongkong HANG SENG

Hong Kong stocks plunged Monday with investors spooked about the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic despite the announcement of massive emergency stimulus measures worldwide. The Hang Seng Index plummeted 4.86 per cent, or 1,108.94 points, to close at 21,696.13. Mainland China's benchmark Shanghai Composite Index also closed down, dropping 3.11 per cent, or 85.45 points, to 2,660.17. The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, lost 4.26 per cent, or 72.58 points, to close at 1,631.88. Source : AFP