Stock indices in New York showed positive trends
Key NYSE indices showed moderate growth by Thursday close to the session end.
As evidenced by the data posted on the trading platform website, the American industrial index Dow Jones rose by 33.33 points (0.14%) and stopped at 23,537 points. S&P 500 index, which includes 500 largest companies on the US market, rose by 16.19 points (0.58%) and reached the level of 2,799.55. The Nasdaq Electronic Exchange Index rose by 139.19 points (1.66%) to 8,532 points.
As The Wall Street Journal noted on Thursday, both investors and analysts are wondering what the consequences of mass unemployment caused by the pandemic will be. At the same time the newspaper reminds that since the middle of March more than 22 million Americans have applied for unemployment benefits