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Dow Jones futures eliminate losses in coronavirus news after the stock market rally hits resistance; Netflix, Tesla in focus

Dow Jones futures wiped solid losses early Thursday, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures, after a leading Chinese health official said Beijing’s coronavirus outbreak was under control. A mixed session for the coronavirus stock market rally followed on Wednesday. Coronavirus cases in the US and much of the world depend on the markets, but growth stocks performed relatively …

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Share rally as reopening remains in focus: live updates

Stocks rose on Wednesday, the fourth consecutive day Wall Street made gains as investors continued to focus on the economic outlook as they looked beyond other risks. The S & P 500 rose 1.4 percent and European stocks were significantly higher. On Wednesday, a private payroll report showing that job cuts could slow down helped boost US stocks. According to …

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Dow Jones Futures: Trump China News Reaches Corona Virus Stock Market Rally; Salesforce, Zscaler, Facebook Late in focus

The Dow Jones futures fell higher along with the S&P 500 futures and the Nasdaq futures late Thursday. The corona virus stock market rally wiped out strong gains when President Donald Trump said he was planning a press conference on China on Friday as tensions increased. In the meantime, Trump also signed an executive order, which is aimed particularly at …

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Asian markets are falling as investors focus on new coronavirus outbreaks

BANGKOK (AP) – Shares fell in Asia on Tuesday as concerns about new outbreaks of coronaviruses overshadowed hopes of an economic reopening. The Japanese Nikkei 225 rose 0.1%, while the Hang Seng in Hong Kong fell 1.7%. The lackluster start followed a mixed session on Wall Street, in which gains in technology and health stocks helped offset the losses elsewhere. …

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According to Trump, the task force should continue to focus on vaccines and reopen them

Dr. Deborah Birx, Coronavirus Response Coordinator at the White House and Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Dr. Anthony Fauci, listen to President Donald J. Trump speak during a briefing with the Coronavirus Task Force about the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic in the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House on Friday, March 20, …

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Corona virus live updates: Trump shifts the focus from fighting viruses to restarting the economy

“Will some people be affected? Yes. Will some people be badly affected? Yes. But we have to open our country and we have to open it soon, “Trump said. A federal scientist submitted a formal whistleblower complaint alleging that officials had put pressure on him to direct millions of contracts to clients of a well-connected consultant. Whistleblower Rick Bright, who …

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Ratcliffe says US spy agencies will focus on coronavirus

Representative John Ratcliffe, a Texas Republican, listens during a hearing to confirm the Senate Secret Service Committee in Washington, DC, on Tuesday, May 5, 2020. Photographer: Gabriella Demczuk / New York Times / Bloomberg via Getty Images Gabriella Demczuk | The New York Times | Bloomberg via Getty Images WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump’s candidate for leadership of the U.S. …

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Trump is giving up the fight against viruses to focus on the economic recovery – and on re-election US news

Donald Trump effectively abandons a public health strategy for the coronavirus pandemic and shows “a clear willingness to change lives for the Dow Jones,” critics say. A leaked internal White House report predicts that the daily death toll from the virus will reach around 3,000 on June 1, almost double the current figure of 1,750, the New York Times said …

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