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These indicators suggest a stock-market bottom, but coronavirus fears could send the S&P 500 swooning again

The question investors must now ask themselves is whether or not the market has already hit the bottom of this bear market, or whether investors should prepare themselves for worse to come. 8:01 a.m. Today

Asian markets extend losses as toll from pandemic surges

Asian shares started the week with fresh losses as countries reported surging numbers of infections from the coronavirus that has prompted shutdowns of travel and business in many parts of the world. 11:06 p.m. March 29, 2020

Dollar surge that sent shock waves through global markets gives way to retreat as funding pressures ease

A market-wrecking surge by the U.S. dollar is giving way to weakness as efforts by the Federal Reserve and global central banks to sate world-wide demand for the greenback appear to bear fruit. 12:35 p.m. March 27, 2020

Today in Commodities

Oil dips below $20 a barrel to start week as coronavirus crushes demand amid price-war

Oil futures get the week off to an ugly start, with the U.S. benchmark dipping below the psychologically important $20-a-barrel level to trade at an 18-year low as the global COVID-19 pandemic crushes demand and a price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia floods the world with crude.

8:37 a.m. Today

Today in Bonds

Treasury yields slide to kick off week as Trump extends coronavirus social curbs

U.S. Treasury yields fall Monday as investors anticipate further details on how the Federal reserve’s stimulus measures might take shape, and eye the extension of containment policies aimed at combating the COVID-19 outbreak.

53 min ago

Currencies Headlines

Asian markets advance after stimulus bill gives boost to Wall Street

Asian markets advanced on Friday after Wall Street logged a third straight day of gains with the approaching congressional approval of a massive coronavirus relief bill.

11:51 p.m. March 26, 2020
As Dow wipes out over 3 years of stock-market gains, here’s a warning about calling the bottom

Some investors might feel a strong temptation once the market finally shows some stability to declare that the lows are in. But some Wall Street veterans have a word of advice.

8:48 a.m. March 25, 2020
Asian markets gain following Wall Street’s surge

Shares opened sharply higher in Asia on Wednesday after the Dow Jones Industrial Average surged to its best day since 1933 with Congress and the White House nearing a deal on injecting nearly $2 trillion of aid into an economy ravaged by the coronavirus.

12:05 a.m. March 25, 2020

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Traders Question Circuit Breakers. Here’s Why

The S&P 500 lost more than 7% Wednesday, triggering a circuit breaker for the fourth time this month. Circuit breakers were created as guardrails for wild market moves, but as investors exit stocks amid widening economic damage, some question how well they work. video content

Key Cross Rates

United States DollarUSD United Kingdom PoundGBP European EuroEUR Japanese YenJPY
United States DollarUSD /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled0.8070 /zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled0.9058 /zigman2/quotes/210561789/realtime/sampled107.8320
United Kingdom PoundGBP /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled1.2391 /zigman2/quotes/210561278/realtime/sampled1.1226 /zigman2/quotes/210561291/realtime/sampled133.6000
European EuroEUR /zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled1.1040 /zigman2/quotes/210561278/realtime/sampled0.8908 /zigman2/quotes/210561215/realtime/sampled119.0400
Japanese YenJPY /zigman2/quotes/210561789/realtime/sampled0.0093 /zigman2/quotes/210561291/realtime/sampled0.0075 /zigman2/quotes/210561215/realtime/sampled0.0084

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Key Currencies

Symbol Bid Ask High Low Time(ET)
USDJPY/zigman2/quotes/210561789/realtime/sampled 107.8410 107.8510 108.2950 107.1170 10:03:03
USDCHF/zigman2/quotes/210561981/realtime/sampled 0.9564 0.9568 0.9590 0.9497 10:03:03
GBPUSD/zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled 1.2388 1.2390 1.2467 1.2318 10:03:03
EURUSD/zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled 1.1036 1.1039 1.1169 1.1011 10:03:03
AUDUSD/zigman2/quotes/210560947/realtime/sampled 0.6145 0.6149 0.6185 0.6113 10:02:58
USDCAD/zigman2/quotes/210561978/realtime/sampled 1.4180 1.4185 1.4185 1.4000 10:03:03
EURCHF/zigman2/quotes/210561153/realtime/sampled 1.0558 1.0561 1.0645 1.0552 10:03:03
EURJPY/zigman2/quotes/210561215/realtime/sampled 119.0133 119.0567 120.5200 118.8302 10:03:03
NZDJPY/zigman2/quotes/210561685/realtime/sampled 64.7585 64.8292 65.2154 64.4914 10:03:03
AUDCHF/zigman2/quotes/210560928/realtime/sampled 0.5874 0.5884 0.5907 0.5817 10:03:03
AUDNZD/zigman2/quotes/210560938/realtime/sampled 1.0219 1.0239 1.0249 1.0179 10:03:03
CADJPY/zigman2/quotes/210560992/realtime/sampled 76.0247 76.0585 77.0034 75.9900 10:03:03
EUR= European Euro CHF= Swiss Franc NZD= New Zealand Dollar
USD= United States Dollar JPY= Japanese Yen GBP= United Kingdom Pound
AUD= Australian Dollar
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