US stocks plunge over 400 pts after Trump tests Covid-19 positive

Washington(WA), October 2 : US stock futures plunged on Fri.

After President Donald Trump announce that he & 1st Lady Melania Trump have tested positive(+ve) for the new coronavirus.

Dow (INDU) futures have been last down 439 points, (or) 1.6 percent, awhile Sandamp;P 500 (SPX) futures have been down 2 percent & Nasdaq (COMP) futures by 1.8 percent, CNN recorded.

Stock futures have been lower previously as information broke that 1 of Trump’s closest White Home aide, Hope Hicks had tested positive(+ve) for the infection.

However those losses quickly accelerated after Trump declared his own positive results.