CNBC | PUBLISHED THU, JUL 9 2020 4:08 PM EDT
Dow Jones Industrial Average falls 361 points
Record hospitalizations in Florida
Stocks hit their lows of the day after Florida reported a record in coronavirus-related hospitalizations. The state also reported a record spike in Covid deaths. “There’s less reason for optimism now than there was in April,” said one economist. “We’re still looking at a vaccine some time early next year, but it’s become clear that it’ll be very difficult to open without causing a renewed surge” in coronavirus cases.
Walgreens tumbles, tech gains
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