3 Factors That Could Supercharge Dow Jones to Shatter Record Highs

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Following the unexpected decision of U.S. President Donald Trump to consider establishing a partial trade deal with China ahead of the new round of trade deal talks, the Dow Jones increased by around 500 points within three days. Since September 10, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) has climbed from 26,721 points to 27,219 points … Read more

Dow Soars 140 Points as ECB Loads Stimulus Bazooka

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The Dow Jones zoomed above 27,000 on Monday as global stocks rose in anticipation of an ultra-dovish European Central Bank meeting on Thursday. Bullish sentiment spread along with easing trade war fears after China lifted tariffs on some US goods in an apparent attempt to unfreeze negotiations. The Apple product showcase has the iPhone maker’s … Read more

Global Markets Wait in Anticipation for Game-Changing ECB Policy Decision

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Asian stocks traded mostly higher on Wednesday, while U.S. Treasurys notched fresh monthly peaks ahead of one of the most anticipated central-bank meetings of 2019. In less than 36 hours, the European Central Bank (ECB) will deliver a policy statement that could usher in a new era of monetary easing. Asian Stocks Mostly Higher Markets … Read more

Dow Springs 250 Points as Investors Salivate Over New ECB Stimulus

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By CCN.com: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market extended their relief rally into the new trading week, as plunging consumer prices in the Eurozone bolstered expectations for a new round of quantitative easing from the European Central Bank (ECB). Dow Vaults Past 26,000; S&P 500, Nasdaq Follow All of Wall Street’s major indexes traded … Read more

Dow Carnage: US Stock Market Plunges as Recession Warnings Intensify

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The Dow’s disastrous week took an even darker turn on Friday after dismal economic data from China intensified fears of a looming recession – and caused U.S. stock market futures to point toward a fifth consecutive day of losses.

Dow Futures Plunge after SSE Composite Implodes on Friday

As of 8:48 am ET on Friday, Dow Jones Industrial Average Futures had fallen by 203 points or 0.8%. S&P 500 futures lost 0.8%, and Nasdaq futures dropped by 1%.

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Dow Futures lost more than 100 points on Friday morning, thrusting the index toward its fifth straight daily loss. | Source: Yahoo

The U.S. stock market’s pre-bell sell-off followed one of the worst days for Chinese stocks in recent memory. The red-hot Shanghai Composite Index (SSE) plummeted by 4.4% during the week’s final trading session, causing the index to crash below the crucial 3,000 level it had only recently achieved. Altogether, the SSE Composite lost a breathtaking $345 billion.

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The SSE Composite imploded by more than 4% on Friday. | Source: Yahoo

The SSE plunge followed the publication of trade data that was dramatically worse than expected. According to CNBC, dollar-denominated Chinese exports fell by 20.7% in February versus last year, while the country’s trade balance was more than $22 billion lower than expected.

Commenting on the data, ANZ published a note declaring that “China’s trade recession has started to emerge.”

Dow Plunges 200 Points on Thursday; S&P 500, Nasdaq Follow

The Dow and broader U.S. stock market had already plunged anew on Thursday after the European Central Bank (ECB) launched fresh stimulus measures to combat a slowing regional economy. The shocking announcement brought recession fears back to the fore as investors continue to navigate a synchronized slowdown in global growth.

All of Wall Street’s major indexes declined sharply through the morning, reflecting a volatile pre-market session for U.S. stock futures. By the end of trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 200.23 points, or 0.8%, to close at 25,473.23. That was its fourth consecutive drop. The Dow was off more than 300 points at its lowest point during the day.

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Dow Plummets 250 Points as Europe Floods Economy with Cheap Loans

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted more than 250 points during the first half of Thursday’s trading session. It marks the fourth straight day of decline for US stocks.

With a barrage of poor economic data and lack of fresh details on the China trade deal, the Dow is crying out for a catalyst to pump higher. 

Dow Careens into the Red

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