The main US stock indexes opened down 7% on March 9, amid the collapse of oil prices and the collapse of quotations in several other countries. Free News reports this regarding the auction date.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 7.23% to 23,994 – 77 points. The NASDAQ index of high-tech companies declined 6.86% to7,987 – 44 points. At the same time, the S&P broad market index showed a decline of 7%, to 2,764 – 21 points.
Earlier it was reported that European exchanges collapsed, including the German Dax by 8%, the British FTSE 100-by 9.5%, the French CAC 40 – by 6.4%, and the Italian FTSE MIB- by more than 11%.
At the same time, the securities of Russian companies on the London stock exchange opened trading with a fall of 9-26%.