Stocks flat as investors assess economic fallout of coronavirus

Irish Times | Feb 14, 2020 at 6:40 PM
  • Major world stock indexes were little changed on Friday as investors further assessed the economic fallout of China’s coronavirus outbreak, while oil prices were on track for their first weekly gain since early January.
  • Most government bond yields across the euro zone edged lower on Friday, after bleak economic data from Germany added to concerns about the bloc’s economic outlook.
  • Expedia jumped 11.3 per cent after the online travel services company forecast strong quarterly core earnings amid coronavirus uncertainties.