How the stock market has performed during past viral outbreaks, as coronavirus infects 31,000

Mark DeCambre
How the stock market has performed during past viral outbreaks, as coronavirus infects 31,000

U.S. equity markets have experienced turbulent trade recently as investors keep watch of a deadly viral outbreak in China. The ability of the virus to halt travel and harm consumption, particularly in Beijing, are some of the ways an outbreak is likely to have economic implications that could wash up on U.S. shores.