US stock futures plunged Friday after President Donald Trump said that he and First Lady Melania Trump have tested positive for coronavirus.
- Dow futures were last down 439 points, or 1.6%
- S&P 500 futures were down 2%
- And Nasdaq futures were down 1.8%
Stock futures were lower earlier as news broke that top Trump aide Hope Hicks tested positive for the virus, and that Trump and his wife would be tested and would start a "quarantine process."
But those losses quickly accelerated after Trump said those tests were positive.
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