U.S. Stock Futures Rise After Promising Vaccine Study
U.S. stock futures rose Wednesday as investors cheered promising results from the study of an experimental coronavirus vaccine while awaiting earnings from more of the nation’s biggest financial companies.
Futures tied to the S&P 500 ticked up 1%, signaling a second day of gains for the benchmark index. European stocks also advanced, led by travel-and-leisure companies. Shares fell in China after President Trump signed into law a sanctions bill to punish Chinese officials over Beijing’s crackdown on Hong Kong. Read more…………..
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Barron’s Deputy Editor Ben Levisohn joins The Final Round to discuss his thoughts on the markets and the surge in individual investors amid the coronavirus pandemic.