Stocks, Futures Sink; Virus Fears Spark Haven Rush: Markets Wrap

Stocks, Futures Sink; Virus Fears Spark Haven Rush: Markets Wrap

Stocks, Futures Sink; Virus Fears Spark Haven Rush: Markets Wrap (Bloomberg) -- A post-Thanksgiving selloff spread across global stocks and U.S. index futures amid fears a new coronavirus variant identified in South Africa may spark fresh outbreaks and scuttle a fragile economic recovery. Most Read from Bloomberg Billionaire Family Feud Puts a Century-Old Business Empire in Jeopardy Asia’s Richest Man Looks to Walton Family Playbook on Succession The 24-Year-Old Aiming to Dethrone Victoria’s Secret The Winners and Losers From a Year of Ranking Covid Resilience An Arab City’s Booming Art Scene Is Also a Grab at Soft Power December contracts on the S&P 500 Index slumped 1.7%, the most since September, as U.S. markets were set to return after the holiday. European stocks dropped the most since July. A rush …
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