Dow Set To Fall at the Open After Market Posts Worst First Quarter on Record

U.S. stock futures dropped early Wednesday morning and pointed to sizable declines at the open, following the end of the worst first quarter on record for the Dow and S&P 500 spurred by the coronavirus sell-off.

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What Would Happen If ‘Fracking’ for Oil and Natural Gas Was Banned?

All of the presumptive Democrat Presidential candidates and the two remaining – Joseph Biden and Bernie Sanders — would essentially ban fracking in the U.S., as would many other politicians and activists.

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Stock Futures Positive Again in Choppy Trade, Building on Market’s Rebound From Massive Coronavirus Sell-Off

By Fred Imbert, CNBC– Stock futures were positive in choppy trading early Tuesday morning, following the market’s rebound from its deep rout triggered by the coronavirus pandemic. At 4:35 a.m. ET, futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average were 162 points higher, pointing to an implied opening rise of more than 136 points at Tuesday’s open. S&P 500 futures […]

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Stocks Close Higher After US Extends Virus Safety Measures

By Fred Imbert, CNBC– Stocks ended sharply higher Monday, building on a strong rally from last week as the U.S. extended measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak. The Dow closed up 690 points, or 3.2%. The S&P 500 gained 3.3%, while the Nasdaq added 3.6%. Tech stocks such as Microsoft, Alphabet and Amazon led the […]

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Oil Prices Fall to 17-Year Low as Saudi Arabia-Russia Standoff Continues, Coronavirus Hits Demand

Oil prices fell to the lowest in more than 17 years as demand plunged as a result of the pandemic and an unrelenting price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia showed no signs of easing.

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Stocks close Sharply Lower after Massive 3-Day Rally Fizzles Out

Stocks ended sharply lower Friday, giving back some of the strong gains from the previous three days to cap another volatile week on Wall Street.

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