Wall Street slips as coronavirus fears mount

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York, U.S., February 6, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

(Reuters) – Wall Street lost ground on Thursday, backing away from record highs as investors digested new coronavirus developments and mixed corporate earnings. Technology shares led all three major U.S. stock averages lower, with the blue-chip Dow suffering the largest percentage loss. Hopes that the coronavirus epidemic could be on the wane were soured by […]

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