Dow falls 800 points as coronavirus fears smash Wall Street

Dow falls 800 points as coronavirus fears smash Wall Street

The stock market cratered again on Friday, marking the seventh day of a massive selloff sparked by rising fears about the coronavirus epidemic.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged by 800 points at the opening bell, with the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq each falling by 3 percent.

The S&P 500 is down almost 11 percent for the week and the Dow has lost more than 3,200 points, marking the worst performance for Wall Street since the financial crisis.

via NBC Dow falls 800 points as coronavirus fears smash Wall Street