North Korea Worries Send Global Markets Lower

While pulling out of equities, investors moved into haven assets such as gold

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Updated Aug. 9, 2017 5:58 a.m. ET

North Korea tensions weighing on markets U.S. markets poised for lower open Disney, Netflix down in premarket tradeGlobal markets were pressured Wednesday by rising tensions between the U.S. and North Korea.

The Stoxx Europe 600 was down 0.7% in morning trade, while futures pointed to the S&P 500 opening 0.3% lower.

 

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August 09, 2017 Features Dow Jones Newswires

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(END) Dow Jones Newswires

August 09, 2017 05:15 ET (09:15 GMT)

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