Investors continue to worry about the spread of the coronavirus and look ahead to a slew of earnings.Posted on February 13, 2020
China’s National Health Commission delaying the daily tally of new cases of the virus and death toll for a second day running.
China’s Hubei province reported an additional 242 deaths and 14,840 new cases as of February 12 after it changed its method of reporting cases. The province said it is starting to include “clinically diagnosed” cases in its figures and that 13,332 of the new cases fall under that classification.
Earnings are also in focus for investors with Airbus, Kraft Heinz, Alibaba, Credit Suisse, Barclays, Nestle and PepsiCo all releasing earnings before the bell. Companies reporting after the bell include Nvidia, Expedia and Datadog.