Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during the afternoon of September 5, 2014 in New York City. Photo: AFP Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during the afternoon of September 5, 2014 in New York City. Photo: AFP
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during the afternoon of September 5, 2014 in New York City. Photo: AFP

Escalating chaos again proves incapable of derailing the S&P 500 index as bargain hunters keep buying on the dip

  • Even with Friday’s decline on the president’s diagnosis, stocks managed enough buoyancy over the first four days to come out comfortably ahead, defying a panoply of threats
  • If anything is a microcosm for the 2020 stock market, the last few days are it – dip buyers clawing their way through considerable political and societal gloom and finding things to embrace

Topic |   Stocks
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during the afternoon of September 5, 2014 in New York City. Photo: AFP Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during the afternoon of September 5, 2014 in New York City. Photo: AFP
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during the afternoon of September 5, 2014 in New York City. Photo: AFP
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