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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Here's what you need to know before the markets open.
1. Global stocks jump as analysts say widespread protests in the US will have 'little to no effect' on markets. "Other than insurance and possibly reinsurance, the protests themselves should not directly impact financial markets," said Jeoff Hall, managing economist at Refinitiv.
2. 'The stock market doesn't care about social justice': Jim Cramer says investors are backing potential winners from protests. "From this stock market's perspective, everything that happened this weekend means the stay-at-home economy will last longer than we...
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Global stocks jump as analysts say widespread protests in the US will have 'little to no effect' on markets

Global stocks jump as analysts say widespread protests in the US will have 'little to no effect' on markets

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Global stocks climbed on Tuesday as investors largely ignored mass protests in the US, threats from President Donald Trump to deploy military forces to quash the protests, and a backdrop of escalating US-China tensions.
Stocks in Europe jumped Tuesday, with the pan-European Stoxx 50 up more than 3%. Futures for the S&P 500 rose 0.5%.
Analysts say the rise in stocks could be explained by investors choosing to focus on unprecedented aid from central banks and government intervention.
"Other than insurance and possibly reinsurance, the protests themselves should not directly impact financial...
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