It was the best day for stocks since 2008, but indexes still ended the week with sharp losses. This pretty much sums up the market volatility.
US stocks finished a turbulent week with gains on Friday, logging their best day since October 2008. Stocks rallied into the close after President Donald Trump declared a national emergency and announced measures taken together with the private sector to combat the coronavirus outbreak.
But despite Friday’s gains, Wall Street recorded losses this week.