Wall street Go back to firm climbs. The main US indexes anticipate gains after closing the flat and undecided Thursday session. The WHO has decided not to declare the health emergency in the face of the epidemic of coronavirus Chinese and world stock markets take it with some optimism.
In the Dow jones, the most bullish values in the pre-opening are Intel, Microsoft Y Cisco.
There are already 25 dead and more than 800 affected by the pandemic originated in China in mid-December last year. The coronavirus It has not taken long to spread to other countries such as South Korea and Japan despite Chinese attempts to isolate the region.
Is the bag immune to these health crises? "There is concern that the coronavirus will spread rapidly beyond China causing damage to economies and markets. ", the analysts of Charles Schwab. "If we take the SARS virus as an example, the impact of the coronavirus will probably be temporary," those of Wells Fargo.
"We cannot directly relate the epidemics to the performance of the stock market," said those of Fidelity in 2006. "Equities behave unpredictably, although we can never see these phenomena as isolated but to associate them with the rest of the market conditions," they added.
In macro matter, this Friday will be known PMI manufacturer of USA corresponding to the month of January. On the other side of the Atlantic, the decision of ECB which now presides Lagarde sent the bags red, especially the Ibex by the weight of the bank in the selective.
In Asia, its markets they are recovering at the beginning of the Lunar New Year and despite the coronavirus. However, it should be remembered that both the Chinese and South Korean stock exchanges have remained closed for the local holiday.