Thursday, 27 February 2020
New York
Thursday, 27 February 2020 21:44 WIB

The stock market opened sharply lower Thursday morning, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average to its first correction in more than two years as investors around the world continued to flee equities amid the rapid spread of COVID-19, the infectious illness that reportedly originated in Wuhan, China late last year and has sickened tens of thousands. The Dow fell 517 points, or 1.9%, at 26,440, the S&P 500 index fell 2% at 3,054, also not far from correction below 3,047.53. The Nasdaq Composite Index declined 2.7% at 8,735. A correction is traditionally defined as a drop of at least...

Stocks end lower but pare early losses
Friday, 21 February 2020 04:19 WIB | SahamAS Indeks Dow Jones Indeks S&P 500 Indeks Nasdaq

Stocks ended lower Thursday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite pulling back from record finishes posted a day earlier. Analysts said concerns over the spread of COVID-19 in China and neighboring countries appeared to be a factor in market weakness, but said there was no clear, single catalyst for the decline. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 388 points at its session low but ended the day off around 129 points, or 0.4%, near 29,219, according to preliminary figures. The S&P 500 fell around 13 points, or 0.4%, to close near 3,373, while the Nasdaq Composite lost around...

Hong Kong Stocks Higher at Open (Review)
Friday, 21 February 2020 03:39 WIB | HANG SENG

Hong Kong stocks opened higher Thursday as investors took their cues from Wall Street where hopes that the new coronavirus would have only a short-term impact on the global economy buoyed markets. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.4 percent, or 111.47 points, to 27,767.28 in early trade. Mainland China's benchmark Shanghai Composite Index was up 0.2 percent, or 6.48 points, at 2,981.88. The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, gained 0.27 percent, or 4.93 points, to 1,851.34.

European stocks close lower as investors monitor coronavirus and weak earnings
Thursday, 20 February 2020 23:43 WIB | Saham Eropa

European markets closed lower Thursday despite a slowdown in the spread of the coronavirus in mainland China, as disappointing earnings weighed on investor sentiment. The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed down 0.86% to 430.19, with insurance stocks shedding 1.7% to lead losses while auto shares were among the only gainers, climbing 0.7%. European markets are bucking the trend seen from their Asian counterparts, where stocks advanced Thursday on hopes that the coronavirus outbreak could be slowing amid a decline in the number of new cases of the virus, and from extra stimulus measures from...

Dow falls 150 points, S&P 500 and Nasdaq pull back from record highs
Thursday, 20 February 2020 23:29 WIB | Saham AS

Stocks fell on Thursday, giving back some of the gains from the previous session that led two of the three major indexes to record highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down about 150 points, or 0.5%. The S&P 500 slid 0.4% and the Nasdaq Composite dipped 0.6%. Both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq hit record highs on Wednesday. Goldman Sachs slid 1.7%, hitting its lows of the day in late-morning trade. Intel was the worst-performing stock in the Dow, falling more than 2.5%. Apple shares turned negative to trade 0.6% lower. Source: CNBC

U.S. Stocks Open Lower A Day After S&P 500 And Nasdaq Book Records
Thursday, 20 February 2020 21:47 WIB | Saham AS Indeks Nasdaq S & P 500

U.S. stocks edged lower at the open on Thursday amid reports that the spread of COVID-19, the viral outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, was accelerating in neighboring Asian countries. The S&P 500 fell 0.2% to 3,381. The Dow Jones Industrial Average shed 52 points, or 0.2%, to 29,296. The Nasdaq Composite retreated 0.2% to 9,802. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq closed at records on Wednesday. Investors see growing risks of the coronavirus weighing on east Asian economies close to China, many of which are economic and export powerhouses including South Korea and Japan. Analysts have...