U.S. stock futures drop sharply after Wall Street’s worst week since March

U.S. stock futures drop sharply after Wall Street’s worst week since March

U.S. stock index futures dropped sharply late Sunday, suggesting continued choppy trading following Thursday’s deep selloff and Friday’s partial rebound. As of 6:15 p.m. Eastern, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were down around 300 points, or 1%, while S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq-100 futures fell about the same percentage. Last week, Wall Street posted its worst week since March, with all three major indexes on Thursday seeing their sharpest one-day drops since March 16. On Friday, The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 477.37 points, or 1.9%, to close at 25,605.54, while the S&P 500 index added 39.21 points, or 1.3%, at 3.041.31, and the Nasdaq Composite Index climbed 96.08 points, or 1%, to 9,588.81.

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