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Dow gains 210 points as AstraZeneca results boost COVID-19 vaccine optimism

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

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US stocks rose on Monday after AstraZeneca said its COVID-19 vaccine candidate demonstrated an average efficacy rate of 70%.
This marks the third COVID-19 vaccine that surpassed the FDA's stated threshold requirement of 50% effectiveness.
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US stocks gained on Monday as investor optimism surrounding the development of successful COVID-19 vaccine candidates remained elevated.
AstraZeneca said on Monday that its COVID-19 vaccine, developed in partnership with the University of Oxford, demonstrated an average efficacy rate of 70%...
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Stocks jump as investors cheer AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Stocks jump as investors cheer AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

2 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

US stocks were set to climb Monday as investors cheered a third promising coronavirus vaccine that could help the global economy return to normal. Futures contracts tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 156 points, or about 0.5 percent, to 29,368 as of 7:13 a.m. after AstraZeneca revealed its experimental COVID-19 shot was 70...
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Global stocks rise as the US plans first COVID-19 vaccinations by mid-December

Global stocks rise as the US plans first COVID-19 vaccinations by mid-December

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

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Global stocks rose on Monday as the head of the White House's Operation Warp Speed said some Americans would be able to receive coronavirus vaccinations by mid-December.
Investors are betting that positive developments in trials of COVID-19 vaccines might mean swift regulatory approval and a quick rollout.
The greatest potential is in the sectors with scope to "catch up" as the vaccine rollout and policy support facilitate economic recovery, said UBS' Mark Haefele.
AstraZeneca said on Monday that its vaccine candidate is 70% effective.
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