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Stock futures opened lower Sunday evening, dropping against a backdrop of protracted protests in some of the nation’s largest cities, many of which had already been struggling to reopen amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Stocks jumped last week, as investors celebrated the resumption of more normal activity across big parts of the economy. Both the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI) and the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX: ^GSPC) gained over 3%, which put the S&P at just a 6% decline so far in 2020, while the Dow is lower by 11%. A few big-name stocks will announce earnings results over the next few trading days, including Ambarella (NASDAQ: AMBA), Slack Technologies (NYSE: WORK), and Zoom Video Communications (NASDAQ: ZM).
It’s a busy week ahead. Central banks are in action and China will be in a retaliatory mood. Then there are the stats to begin tracking once more…
Market participants were initially wary about the possibility of a big rise in tensions between the U.S. and China over recent actions in Hong Kong, but a White House press conference turned out not to be as confrontational as some had feared. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI) lost ground, but the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX: ^GSPC) and Nasdaq Composite (NASDAQINDEX: ^IXIC) had modest gains. Much of the Nasdaq's outperformance came from a great day for technology stocks, which once again proved how resilient their business models are, even in the face of coronavirus-provoked economic pressures.
Stocks closed at their highest levels since at least March, ending Friday’s volatile session mostly higher after President Donald Trump announced retaliatory measures against China that were less negative for markets as some had feared. Myles Udland, Sean Smith, Rick Newman, and Akiko Fujita discuss on The Final Round.
Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre joins Myles Udland to break down the day's price action in stocks as well as a long in Autodesk (ADSK), a Yahoo Finance Premium Investment Idea.
Stocks fell on Friday, extending losses from Thursday’s session as investors eyed renewed tensions between the U.S. and China.
Brian Levitt, Invesco Global Market Strategist, joins The Final Round to discuss President Trump's recent announcement regarding the relationship between the U.S. and China and how that is impacting markets.
The direction of the June E-mini Dow futures contract into the close on Friday is likely to be determined by trader reaction to 25144 and 24935.
Yahoo Finance’s Sibile Marcellus joins Akiko Fujita to discuss how the U.S. savings rate hits 33% as coronavirus causes Americans to stockpile cash.
Businessman and Former Democratic Presidential Candidate Tom Steyer joins Yahoo Finance’s Sibile Marcellus joins Akiko Fujita to discuss the best ways to respond to the health crisis and economic fallout following the coronavirus.
As the coronavirus pandemic continues, credit-card fraud attempts have been rising. Javelin Strategy & Research Head of Payments Krista Tedder joins Yahoo Finance’s Akiko Fujita to discuss.
Co-Author of “The Merit Myth: How our Colleges Favor the Rich and Divide America” Jeff Strohl joins Yahoo Finance’s Aarthi Swaminathan and Akiko Fujita to break down how colleges can change to prevent the social stratification of their students.
Trump recently signed an executive order to weaken social media companies. Yahoo Finance’s Dan Howley joins Akiko Fujita to discuss.
According to the Wall Street Journal, the government is rushing to survey the land in the Laredo area for a border wall. Legal Director of Racial and Economic Justice Program for Texas Civil Rights Project Efrén Olivares joins Yahoo Finance’s Kristin Myers and Zack Guzman to discuss.
IWSR Drinks Market Analysis CEO Mark Meek joins Yahoo Finance’s Zack Guzman to discuss why global beverage alcohol consumption won’t rebound until 2024.
ICU physician at Boston Medical Center Dr. Lakshman Swamy joins Zack Guzman to break down the ways hospitals are handling coronavirus cases and how reopening states could impact the spread of the virus.
Minneapolis Regional Chamber CEO & President Jonathan Weinhagen joins Yahoo Finance’s Kristin Myers and Zack Guzman to discuss the unrest in Minneapolis following George Floyd's death, as some demonstrators are looting and damaging local businesses.
Cisco will reportedly pay $1 billion to expand its software portfolio, and Home Depot continues to rally.
Founder of C. Stumpo Development, Cindy Stumpo is a renowned developer and luxury residential home builder. She joins Yahoo Finance’s On The Move panel to discuss the housing market, her vast experience in the industry, and encouraging women to follow a career track in construction.
President Trump signed an executive order that challenges social media platforms to oversee posts on their website. Sinan Aral, David Austin Professor of Management at MIT and Author of “The Hype Machine” joins Yahoo Finance’s On The Move panel to discuss.
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says he is "comfortable" with the central bank’s unprecedented reaction to the economic shock from the COVID-19 crisis.
Fed Chair Jerome Powell spoke on the U.S. central bank’s coronavirus programs and future plans for economic recovery.