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US Stocks extend losses on Ukraine tensions

Business Standard | 19/02/2022 09:49 AM | Click to read full article

The US stock market finished volatile session lower on Thursday, 17 February 2022, as investors dumped risky assets amid geopolitical tensions over Ukraine and uncertainty over U.S. Federal Reserve's rate hike plans.

Declining stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE exchange by 2046 to 1257 and 157 closed unchanged. In the NASDAQ, 1473 issues advanced, 3136 issues declined, and 269 issues unchanged.