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Nasdaq in bear market, first of the three major US indexes

12 December, 2018 9:17 am 9:17 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The  Nasdaq Composite Index confirmed it is in a bear market for the first time since 2008, underscoring fears that the longest bull run in history for US stocks could soon be over. The index finished the day down 21.9 percent from its Aug. 29 record closing high, exceeding the 20 … Read More

US markets to close Wednesday in honour of George H.W. Bush

12 December, 2018 8:49 am 8:49 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Major US markets will be closed on Wednesday in honour of former US President George H.W. Bush. The New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq will both close on Wednesday in observance of the National Day of Mourning after Bush’s death Saturday at the age of 94. Both the NYSE and Nasdaq will … Read More