European markets poised to start week on negative footing as coronavirus remains in focus
European markets are set to start the week lower Monday as the coronavirus pandemic remains in focus for investors.
is seen 300 points lower at 16,300.Global markets continue to take stock of the evolving coronavirus pandemic. The virus has already infected more than 720,000 people worldwide and caused at least 33,925 deaths, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
President Donald Trump on Sunday extended the national social distancing guidelines to April 30, walking back his previous remarks that he wanted the country to reopen for business by Easter."Nothing would be worse than declaring victory before the victory has been won," Trump said at an evening press briefing after suggesting that the coronavirus death rate would likely peak in two weeks.
Meanwhile in Europe, the number of deaths from coronavirus in Italy fell for the second consecutive day on Sunday. A national lockdown looks certain to continue beyond April 3. Read more: CNBC »
Start your Monday smart: What's happening this weekPandemic ... stay at home ... equal pay ... US census ... April Fools ... autism awareness ... James Corden ... Coachella ... Here's what the next six days will bring. LOL. Start? Week? Trump is still president. The virus is till here doing what it does.
Amazon workers to stage a walkout Monday, demanding closure of Staten Island facilityAmazon employees at the company's Staten Island, New York, facility plan to walk off the job Monday amid allegations the online retail giant has mishandled its response to the coronavirus pandemic. Unnecessary!
Stocks were so volatile this week some analysts have started pulling their S&P 500 targets | Markets InsiderWall Street analysts at Oppenheimer this week abandoned its S&P 500 target amid market volatility due to the coronavirus pandemic this week....
Stock Markets in Asia Signal Lingering Unease: Live UpdatesMarkets in the Asia-Pacific region opened broadly lower on Monday, as investors remained nervous about global economic prospects despite stabilization efforts from governments around the world Ya think? treat yourself with this?hahahahahahstupid medium waking up now is not too late😊
President Trump Extends Social Distancing Guidelines Until April 30Trump announces nationwide social distancing guidelines will remain in place until April 30. So Easter moved? This is the first time he hasn’t had people within 6ft of him the entire conference.
How to prep for and spend your government relief checkPayments from a federal coronavirus relief package could take several weeks to arrive. $1200 It needs to be a weekly payment I don't care. It will go straight into my savings account. Wow you are very slow ass