U.S. stock futures fell sharply on Friday, a day after major benchmarks pushed into correction territory as investor fears heightened over just how much damage the fast-spreading coronavirus will wreak on the global economy.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures slid nearly 300 points, or 1%, while S&P 500 futures dropped 1% to 2,926.75 and Nasdaq-100 futures fell 1.3% to 8,273.
On Thursday, the Dow industrials lost 1,190.90 points, or 4.4%, to close below 26,000 at 25,766.60, while the S&P 500 slid 137.63 points, or 4.4%, to end at 2,978.76. The Nasdaq Composite slumped 414.29 points, or 4.6%, finishing at 8,566.48.
Source : Marketwatch