On Tuesday, the 28th of January 2020, all three key indices of Wall St. scored solid gains, erasing the losses of Monday (January 27th), after Chinese President Xi Jinping had claimed China was defeating a “devil” virus, though a number of strong earnings’ report following an upbeat holiday quarter sales had laid off the groundwork of Tuesday’s (January 28th) Wall St.
rally. On top of that, money markets across the globe gained further supports following WHO (World Health Organization) head’s remark that he had been confident on China’s ability to prevail the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak, which led to the death of 106 people thus far and caused a nationwide chaos including disruption of travelling, store closures alongside an extension of Lunar New Year holiday up to February 2nd.
Meanwhile, expressing a cautious optimism on China’s ability to contain the virus outbreak in a near-term outlook, a senior market strategist at LPL Financial, Ryan Detrick said on Tuesday’s (January 27th) Wall St.
wind down, “We haven’t seen the coronavirus massively spread and China is doing everything they can to corral this virus. Today investors taking a look and realizing that earnings season has been pretty good so far.
” Citing statistics, on Tuesday’s (January 28th) Wall St. round off, the benchmark S&P 500 gained 1.11 per cent to 3,279.49 and trade-sensitive Dow Jones Industrials added 0.81 per cent while the tech-heavy Nasdaq climbed 1.41 per cent to wind up the day at 9,267.96.