Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photo: Reuters Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photo: Reuters
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photo: Reuters

US stocks surge as Donald Trump declares national emergency on coronavirus

  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumps nearly 2,000 points to close up 9.4 per cent, as private sector joins in coronavirus battle
  • Energy sector rises 20 per cent; Apple shares rise 12 per cent

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photo: Reuters Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photo: Reuters
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photo: Reuters
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