Wednesday Outlook: Stocks drop as virus worries haunt markets; dollar licks wounds

Gold gains; oil slides over India's COVID-19 surge

  
George Washington is seen with printed medical mask on the one Dollar banknote in this illustration taken, March 31, 2020.

George Washington is seen with printed medical mask on the one Dollar banknote in this illustration taken, March 31, 2020.

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Asian stocks fall as virus worries return to haunt markets
Risk aversion resurfaces as virus concerns return

Gold gains as softer U.S. dollar, yields lift appeal
Spot gold was up 0.2% at $1,779.85 per ounce by 0205 GMT

Oil falls for second day as India's COVID-19 surge to dent fuel demand
Brent crude futures for June fell 52 cents, or 0.8%, to $66.05 a barrel


 

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