US stocks open on stable note

2021-04-07 15:01:16 GMT (Economies.com)
US stocks open on stable note

US stock indices opened stable on Wednesday, amid optimism about the US economic growth.

 

The International Monetary Fund raised its projections for the global GDP to grow by 6%, and estimated the US economy to grow to 6.4% in 2021.

 

US President Joe Biden revealed recently a massive plan to spend nearly $2 trillion on infrastructure.

 

The US trade balance recorded a deficit by $71.1 billion in February, missing forecasts of $70.2 billion.

 

As for stocks, Dow Jones rose less than 0.1% or 17 points to 33,447 as of 14:08 GMT, Nasdaq rose 0.1% or 5 points to 13,703, and S&P 500 rose 0.1% or 3 points to 4,077.

 
 
 
  Symbol Last Change Chg.%
1.2058
0.0032
0.2682%
1.3866
-0.0087
0.6239%
Tadawul
10127.90
18.31
0.18%
26.034
0.242
0.940%
61.763
-1.415
2.240%
65.51
0.06
0.09%
1783.185
11.735
0.662%
 
 
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