President Trump's Diagnosis Rattles Stock Market

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The president's diagnosis and the release of the September jobs report. This morning rattled US stocks, our markets reporter Amorth Ram Kumar has more traders are really concerned that these cross-currents could cause fresh volatility between now and November's election in the next month or so people are extremely worried about the prospect of a contested election outcome or a delayed resort due to widespread mail and voting until Congress potentially passes any krona virus stimulus people really expect this volatility we've seen lately to continue. That's and P. Five hundred is about six percent below. It's all time high last month and it's really been swinging up and down a lot during the day. People think that trend will continue in the weeks ahead particularly as more news comes out about how the election schedule might change potentially and how debates and other events like that might be impacted.

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