Stock futures increased after Trump motorcycle’s appearance

Stock futures on Sunday surged into trading shortly after on Sunday evening President TrumpDonald John Trumpzyme Harrison Arguments Graham Behind Plexiglass Shield Doctors, White House Staff Delivers Conflicting Messages on President’s Health, Trump Tells Second Dose of Remedyvir ‘Without Complication’, ‘Not Yet Out of the Jungle’ is. Walter Reed appeared on a motorcycle outside the National Military Medical Center, where he is recovering from a coronavirus.

Futures rose 150 points on the Dow Jones Industrial Average, while S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures both gained nearly 0.5 percent.

President Trump tweeted a video on Sunday, in which he said that “doctors are getting very good reports.” He then waved supporters outside the hospital in a brief outing in a motorcycle with the Secret Service.

Responding to a tweet when asked if Trump would walk out of the hospital due to sickness with COVID-19, Kai Raisdal of Marketplace tweeted: “Because futures trading starts at 6 pm on the East Coast.”

In recent months, the market is becoming increasingly volatile amid debate over Capitol Hill around the upcoming COVID-19 incentive package, and an epidemic that shows no signs of membership.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average opened on Friday, falling 1.4 percent, following Trump’s coronovirus diagnosis, with a loss of nearly 400 points. The S&P 500 index fell 1.6 percent and the Nasdaq Composite fell 2 percent.


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