Dow Jones Slumps 300 Points with Jobless Claims Worse Than Expected
May 14, 2020 at 10:42 AM EDT
The Dow Jones fell more than 300 points this morning after the U.S. Labor Department revealed the number of people seeking unemployment benefits was 10% higher than expected. Meanwhile, many leading financial pundits are starting to raise concerns about a bigger financial contraction than previously forecasted. Here's everything moving the Dow today. The post Dow Jones Slumps 300 Points with Jobless Claims Worse Than Expected appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable . 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.