|27 February, 2020

Thursday Outlook: Stock slide slows, but losses grow

Dollar benefits as investors flock to Treasuries; oil falls, gold gains 

An Iranian woman wears a protective mask to prevent contracting coronavirus, as she is seen at a drug store in Tehran, Iran February 25, 2020. WANA (West Asia News Agency)/Nazanin Tabatabaee via REUTERS

An Iranian woman wears a protective mask to prevent contracting coronavirus, as she is seen at a drug store in Tehran, Iran February 25, 2020. WANA (West Asia News Agency)/Nazanin Tabatabaee via REUTERS

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Asian stocks slide deeper as pandemic fears grow
Nikkei down more than 1%, Hong Kong down 1%, E-minis drop

Dollar holds gains as pandemic fears drive U.S. bond rally
Risk aversion to remain a driver of currency markets

Gold gains as rapid spread of virus spurs safe-haven demand
U.S. gold futures was up 0.2% at $1,646


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