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November 8, 2016

Markets Dive at Speculation of President Trump

 |  By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Markets took a tumble on Tuesday at speculation Donald Trump will win the presidency.

At 11:30 p.m. EST Associated Press reported Dow futures down 3.8% or 687 points at 17,593.00 and S&P futures had dropped 4.6% to 2,037.80. Wall Street hasn’t seen a dive like this since 9/11, according to CNN.

In addition oil, the U.S. dollar and the Mexican peso fell significantly. Market analysts report inventors seeking shelter in gold which surged Tuesday night.

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