NewsWatch: Wait for these signals to buy coronavirus-battered stocks, says BNY Mellon strategist

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Do you want to know when it is going to finally be time to buy equities? You would first better have a view of where this virus is going, advises BNY Mellon’s chief strategist. See full story.

Stocks keep getting slammed because investors fear a ‘supply shock’ that central bankers can’t fix

There’s something different about the threat COVID-19 poses to the global economy. And that’s what has investors worried. See full story.

Trump talks about the stock market, and gets 1 out of 3 points right

That was President Donald Trump’s record, from Wednesday night’s coronavirus press conference, when it came to talking about the stock market. See full story.

CDC issues beard and mustache guide for coronavirus epidemic

Some facial-hair styles will interfere with your face mask See full story.

With Microsoft’s coronavirus warning, PC and hardware makers are probably next

Now that Microsoft, the world’s most valuable tech giant, has warned investors that its PC business will not meet its recent guidance because of the impact of the coronavirus on the supply chain, the rest of the PC universe will likely follow suit. See full story.

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Some facial-hair styles will interfere with your face mask See full story.