China has opened up its markets to the world as the US President embarks upon a trip to Asia.The new rules came into force on Monday, as the world's second-largest economy struggled to regain its footing after the country's economic slowdown.Chinese authorities have been slow to respond to the rapid pace of the market downturn and its impact on its trading partners.But China's markets are now open...
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down more than 1% in after-hours trading on Wednesday after the hurricane devastated the town of Dow Jones, Florida.
Dow Jones has been in a slump for months as the market struggles to adjust to the hurricane, and investors are looking for a fresh start, which they have been unable to find.
The Dow fell nearly 1,300 points to 17,632.95 on the New York Stock Exchange, but its rally has been slowed by hurricanes, including Harvey and Irma.
The Dow has fallen for more than two weeks in the past month.
The Nasdaq composite index closed down 2.2% at 2,734.15.
The S&P 500 was up 0.6%.
The Dow Jones closed down about 1% at 15,051.30.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index closed up 0,715.93.
The Nasdaq closed down 1.3% at 5,569.93 and the Dow Jones was up 4.3%.
P. 500 was down 1% and the Nasdaq Composite was down 3.9%.