New infections increased outside of China and U.S. stocks eye steepest weekly fall since 2008. Selling eased a bit as the benchmark S&P neared the 3,000 level as round numbers are seen as a support by technical traders, said Brian Battle, director of trading at Performance Trust Capital Partners in Chicago.
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YAHOO FINANCE: US STOCKS-Wall St on record correction pace as pandemic fears loom
March 18, 2020