Dow Jones Struggles as Congress Works on Another Round of Coronavirus Stimulus
April 16, 2020 at 10:00 AM EDT
The Dow Jones will have another volatile day as the effect of the pandemic has taken a much bigger toll than expected. Last week, more than 6.6 million new workers filed for unemployment benefits. That brought the total number of claims to more than 16 million Americans over three weeks. This figure implies that more than 10% of the American workforce is unemployed, with plenty of downside left. Read more... Tags: dow jones today To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2020 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201. The post Dow Jones Struggles as Congress Works on Another Round of Coronavirus Stimulus appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable .