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Google Business NewsOct 28, 2020
S&P 500 Dives 120 Points: COVID-19 Cases Surge, Sending Tech Stocks Back Into Correction - The Motley Fool
S&P 500 Dives 120 Points: COVID-19 Cases Surge, Sending Tech Stocks Back Into Correction  The Motley FoolDow sinks more than 900 points for its worst drop since June amid rising virus cases globally  CNBCS&P 500 Tumbles in Worst Stock Rout in Four Months: Markets Wrap  msnNOWThe Dow Jones and the S&P 500 just experienced their worst day since June  Yahoo NewsStocks Post Worst Day in 4 Months as Infections Rise Around the Globe  The New York Times

KiplingerOct 28, 2020
Stock Market Today: Dow Drops 943 Points as Investors Storm the Exits
So much for the market's best day of the year. Oct. 28, on average the S&P 500's best-performing day over the past 70 years, was instead one of 2020's worst as COVID-19 concerns continued to flare up in the U.S. and Europe.

Cities such as Chicago and Newark are renewing restrictions on businesses and public gatherings amid not just record-high new caseloads in America, but rising hospitalizations and deaths as well. In Germany, restaurants and theaters will be shut down for four weeks, and other European countries are stepping up their own measures to fend off a second wave.

SEE MORE 15 Mighty Mid-Cap Stocks to Buy for 2021 Big Tech suffered from additional downward pressure, as the CEOs of Facebook (FB, -5.5%), Twitter (TWTR, -5.3%) and Google parent Alphabet (GOOGL, -5.5%) faced Congressional inquiries about moderating user content.

The S&P 500 did not come close to meeting its average 0.54% gain on Oct. 28, instead plunging 3.5% to 3,271.

Other action in the stock market today:

The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 3.4% to 26,519.The Nasdaq Composite lost 3.7% to 11,004. The Russell 2000, best of the four major indices Wednesday, still dropped 3.0% to 1,543.


MarketWatchOct 28, 2020
Market Extra: Why the Nasdaq, with its ‘work-from-home' tech giants, just posted its worst day in 7 weeks
Technology stocks often are a hot commodity when pandemic fears rear up. Here's why that wasn't the case on Wednesday as all three major U.S. stock indexes swooned.

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MarketWatch MarketPulseOct 28, 2020
: Sturm Ruger stock rises as unrest drives sales
Sturm, Ruger & Co. RGR shares rose in the extended session Wednesday after the gun maker reported a surge in sales due to police defunding protests, civil unrest, and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Sturm shares rose 3.7% after hours, following a 0.4% rise in the regular session to close at $65.48. The company reported third-quarter net income of $24.6 million, or $1.39 a share, compared with $4.8 million, or 27 cents a share, in the year-ago period. Revenue rose to $145.7 million from $95 million in the year-ago quarter. Analysts surveyed by FactSet had forecast earnings of 98 cents a share on revenue of $132 million. "Consumer demand showed no signs of letting up during the quarter as concerns about personal protection and home defense were stoked by civil unrest in some cities around the United States, the call, by some, for the reduction in funding and authority of law enforcement organizations, and the continuing COVID-19 pandemic," said Sturm Chief Executive Officer Christopher Killoy in a statement. "As a result of this unprecedented demand, inventories remained significantly reduced at all levels in the channel during the third quarter." Sturm shares are up 39% for the year, compared with a 1.3% rise in the S&P 500 index SPX.

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MarketWatch MarketPulseOct 28, 2020
MediaAlpha stock gets off to a good start on a bad day for the stock market
Shares of MediaAlpha Inc. got off to a good start Wednesday on a bad day for the overall stock market, as the Los Angeles-based insurance broker went public 21.1% above the $19 initial public offering price. The stock's first trade was at $23.00 at 12:01 p.m. Eastern for 1.2 million shares. The IPO priced late Thursday right in the middle of the expected range of between $18 and $20 a share, as the company raised $118.9 million and a selling shareholder sold $56.8 million worth of shares. The stock has inched slightly lower since it opened, to trade 20.8% above the IPO price. MediaAlpha went public on a day that the Renaissance IPO ETF dropped 3.2% and the Dow Jones Industrial Average shed 663 points, or 2.4%.

Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.



MarketWatch MarketPulseOct 28, 2020
Coronavirus tally: Global cases of COVID-19 44 million, 1.17 million deaths and U.S. counts record 500,000 new cases in a week
The global tally for confirmed cases of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 climbed to 44 million on Wednesday, according to data aggregated by Johns Hopkins University, while the death toll rose to 1.17 million. The U.S. has the highest case total at 8.8 million and deaths at 226,723. The U.S. has counted a record 500,000 new cases in the past week, the New York Times reported, even as the administration of President Donald Trump announced in a news release that it was "ENDING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC," in upper case. Brazil has the second highest death toll at 157,946 and is third by cases at 5.4 million. India is second in cases with 7.9 million, and third in deaths at 120,010 Mexico has the fourth highest death toll at 89,814 and ninth highest case tally at 901,268. The U.K has 45,455 deaths, the highest in Europe and fifth highest in the world, and 920,664 cases.

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MarketWatch MarketPulseOct 28, 2020
ServiceNow shares are up nearly 5% after revenue tops estimates
ServiceNow Inc. shares were up nearly 5% in after-hours trading Wednesday after the collaborative-software company reported fiscal third-quarter revenue that edged Wall Street estimates. ServiceNow reported net income of $12.9 million, or 7 cents a share, compared with net income of $40.6 million, or 22 cents a share, in the year-ago quarter. Revenue soared 30% to $1.15 billion from $885.8 million a year ago. Analysts surveyed by FactSet had expected net income of $1.03 a share on revenue of $1.1 billion. ServiceNow shares are up nearly 72% this year as it continues to feel the effects of the pandemic. The broader S&P 500 index has inched up 1% in 2020.

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