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Market Extra: How the stock market has performed during past viral outbreaks, as epidemic locks down 16 Chinese cities

U.S. equity markets have experienced downbeat trade this past week as investors keep one eye trained on a deadly flu outbreak in China......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 24th, 2020

Market Extra: History says stock market unlikely to be rescued by emergency interest rate cuts

U.S. stocks ended an 11-year bull market Thursday as worries over the coronavirus epidemic sparked a global equity rout. History suggests last week’s emergency interest rate cut by the Fed won’t turn the tide......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2020

Market Extra: U.S. stock-index futures tumble 5% Thursday, triggering ‘limit-down’ rule. Here’s how limit rules and stock-market circuit breakers work

U.S. stocks have been experiencing some of the most volatile trading in the past decade this week and that trend continued into Thursday morning as the three main stock-index futures hit 5% limit-down rules for the second time this week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 12th, 2020

Market Extra: Wild stock-market swings are ‘emotionally and intellectually wearing’ on Wall Street

Over the past few sessions, volatility has reigned supreme on Wall Street. .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 5th, 2020

Market Extra: How the coronavirus-stricken stock market is being rocked by volatility, a lack of liquidity

Over the past few sessions, volatility has reigned supreme on Wall Street. .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 5th, 2020

Market Extra: How volatile is the coronavirus-stricken stock market? After the worst week since 2008, the Dow is now on pace for its best week since 2011

Over the past few sessions, volatility has reigned supreme on Wall Street. .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 4th, 2020

Market Extra: Here are 5 reasons the stock market booked its worst decline since 2008, and only one of them is the coronavirus

The virus has virtually crippled swaths of manufacturing in China, the second-largest economy in the world, and the country is a big buyer of products and services from other countries. U.S. technology companies such as Apple depend on Chinese supplies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 28th, 2020

Market Extra: Here are 5 reasons the stock market is having its worst decline since 2008, and only one of them is the coronavirus

The virus has virtually crippled swaths of manufacturing in China, the second-largest economy in the world, and the country is a big buyer of products and services from other countries. U.S. technology companies such as Apple depend on Chinese supplies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 27th, 2020

Market Extra: The Dow logged its worst 2-day percentage drop in two years on Tuesday — here are 5 reasons the stock market is tanking, and only one of them is the coronavirus

The U.S. stock-market rally is starting to unravel, with a period of historic gains coming to a screeching halt, as fears the coronavirus epidemic may reach America rattles Wall Street......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 26th, 2020

Market Extra: The Dow just logged its worst 2-day percentage drop in two years — here are 5 reasons the stock market is tanking, and only one of them is the coronavirus

The U.S. stock market rally is starting to unravel, with a period of historic gains coming to a screeching halt, as fears the coronavirus epidemic may reach America rattles Wall Street......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 25th, 2020

Market Extra: The Dow just logged its worst 2-day point slide in history — here are 5 reasons the stock market is tanking, and only one of them is the coronavirus

The U.S. stock market rally is starting to unravel, with a period of historic gains coming to a screeching halt, as fears the coronavirus epidemic may reach America rattles Wall Street......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 25th, 2020

Market Extra: The Dow just logged its worst 2-day point slide in history — here are 5 reasons the stock market is tanking and it isn’t just the coronavirus

The U.S. stock market rally is starting to unravel, with a period of historic gains coming to a screeching halt, as fears the coronavirus epidemic may reach America rattles Wall Street......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 25th, 2020

Market Extra: Investors brace for coronavirus shock as China factories poised to reopen Monday

Financial markets may get their first sign of the effects of the viral outbreak on global supply chains when Chinese factories restart production on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 7th, 2020

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks rise on bullish data as investors look past coronavirus concerns, China market rout

Major U.S. equity benchmarks are higher following a brutal selloff on Friday, even as Chinese stock indexes suffered their worst daily declines in years on the first day of trade since the coronavirus began battering the nation last month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 3rd, 2020

Market Extra: How the market has performed a year after the worst Christmas Eve plunge in history

At this time last year, the stock market was on.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 24th, 2019

Market Extra: Over the past seven decades — this has been the best date for the stock market

Wall Street is enjoying a record-setting rally for the S&P 500 index. But that shouldn’t come as a surprise to stock-market history buffs.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 28th, 2019

Market Extra: How Hong Kong clashes could wallop the U.S. stock market

Protests in Hong Kong that have persisted for the past two months could eventually deliver a lasting blow to U.S. markets, strategists and experts tell MarketWatch......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 12th, 2019

Market Extra: Why a falling Chinese yuan crushed the stock market and intensified the trade war

China’s yuan currency tumbled Monday, breaching a level long described by market watchers as a “line in the sand” and feeding fears of an intensifying China-U.S. trade war that sparked a global equity market selloff......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 5th, 2019

Market Extra: Here’s how the stock market tends to perform after a Fed rate cut

The Federal Reserve cut benchmark borrowing costs for the first time in more than a decade on Wednesday. Here’s how the stock market has reacted to cuts in the past......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 31st, 2019

Market Extra: Uber’s IPO was the 5th worst over the past quarter-century, by this measure

Uber Technologies Inc. — one of the most hotly anticipated IPOs of 2019 — produced an unusual woeful stock performance on Friday for a company of its magnitude......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 10th, 2019

Market Extra: Stock-market volatility? Gyrations in 2019 pale compared with past years

The mai.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2019