The Dow Jones Industrial Average on the New York stock market at the beginning of the week rose slightly.
However, stock prices fell sharply in the European market following the spread of the mutated new coronavirus in the United Kingdom.
The closing price of the Dow Jones Industrial Average on the 21st was $ 32,16,45, up $ 37,40 from last weekend.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average temporarily fell by more than $ 400 compared to last weekend as concerns about the future of the economy increased and aviation and service-related stocks fell sharply following the spread of the mutated new coronavirus in the United Kingdom. However, financial and IT prices rose sharply and picked up.
On the other hand, the European stock market on the 21st, which preceded this, all fell sharply, and the rate of price decline compared to last weekend was 2.8% in Frankfurt, 2.4% in Paris and 1.7% in London.
Market officials said, "The New York market was also supported by the inclusion of additional economic measures. On the other hand, the movement of people and goods will be severely restricted during the year-end and New Year holidays, which will not adversely affect the economy. There is growing concern about the economy. "