Wednesday Outlook: Stocks fall, dollar squeezed as all eyes on Georgia results

Gold holds steady; brent oil rises to highest since February

  
Dividers are seen inside a trading post on the trading floor as preparations are made for the return to trading at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 22, 2020.

Dividers are seen inside a trading post on the trading floor as preparations are made for the return to trading at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 22, 2020.

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Stocks fall, bond yields rise as investors brace for possible Democrat triumph in Georgia
Futures for the S&P 500 fell 0.43%, while Nasdaq futures shed 0.7%

Dollar squeezed as traders wait on Georgia results
The Australian and New Zealand dollars hung on to hefty gains to trade near multi-year highs

Gold holds steady as investors await Georgia runoffs verdict
Democrats jump to early leads in preliminary voting returns

Brent oil rises to highest since February after Saudi Arabia output cut
Brent crude rose as much as 0.6% to $53.94 a barrel


 

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