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05/22/2020 | 05:16pm EDT
Stocks Notch Big Weekly Gains 

All three major U.S. stock indexes finished the week at least 3% higher, in part driven by optimism that coronavirus vaccines will be available later this year.

Corporate Bond Rally Picks Up Momentum 

The debt was poised Friday to wrap up its best week in more than a month, reflecting investors' hopes for an economic rebound and support from the Federal Reserve.

State Jobless Rates for April Show Uneven Impact of Pandemic 

The upheaval caused by the coronavirus had a devastating but uneven impact on the U.S. labor market last month, leaving more than one in five workers jobless in Nevada, Michigan and Hawaii, data showed Friday.

Argentina Moves Closer to Sovereign-Debt Default 

Argentina is facing another sovereign-debt default on Friday as Latin America's third-biggest economy grapples with a deep recession and a hard-currency squeeze exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic.

Malaria Drugs Provide No Covid-19 Help, Study Finds 

The study found that chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine given to 15,000 coronavirus patients raised the risk of heart problems while not helping against Covid-19.

Oil Price Disruption Eases as Physical Crude Demand Jumps 

In a sign that oil markets are returning to relative normality, the once yawning gap between the price of an actual physical barrel of oil and futures prices has narrowed sharply.

Dropping Growth Target, China  Acknowledges Severity of Economic Challenges 

Under leader Xi Jinping, China has established itself as an increasingly assertive global player. But even as Beijing tightens its grip on Hong Kong and steps up its rhetoric against the U.S., senior leaders bowed to the inevitable.

ECB Is Ready to Expand Stimulus Program, Minutes Show 

European Central Bank officials are ready to step up bond purchases next month if they consider such a move necessary to combat the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, according to the minutes of their April policy meeting.

U.S. Oil-Rig Count Falls by 21 in Latest Week -- Baker Hughes 

The number of rigs drilling for oil in the U.S. fell by 21 in the latest week to 237, according to oil-field services company Baker Hughes

Rising Food Costs Push Mexican Inflation Higher in Early May 

Mexican consumer prices increased more than expected in the first half of May, with food costs up sharply as the country entered its second full month of social-distancing measures and shutdowns to confront the spread of the coronavirus.


Stocks mentioned in the article
ChangeLast1st jan.
BAKER HUGHES COMPANY -1.04% 17.15 Delayed Quote.-33.09%
EURO / ARGENTINE PESO (EUR/ARS) -0.12% 77.9914 Delayed Quote.15.17%
LONDON BRENT OIL 2.46% 41.14 Delayed Quote.-40.24%
US DOLLAR / ARGENTINE PESO (USD/ARS) 0.01% 68.82 Delayed Quote.14.92%
WTI 2.74% 38.231 Delayed Quote.-39.82%
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