• 2 minutes U.S. Presidential Elections Status - Electoral Votes
  • 5 minutes “Cushing Oil Inventories Are Soaring Again” By Tsvetana Paraskova
  • 7 minutes United States LNG Exports Reach Third Place
  • 2 hours https://www.prageru.com/video/whats-wrong-with-wind-and-solar/
  • 6 mins The World Economic Forum & Davos - Setting the agenda on fossil fuels, global regulations, etc.
  • 2 hours Here it is, the actual Complaint filed by Dominion Voting Machines against Sydney Powell
  • 2 days Pollster Frank Luntz released a poll today showing 90% of those that voted for Trump in November would vote for him again.
  • 4 hours JACK MA versus Xi Jinping
  • 2 days Do Republicans like Liz Cheney, Adam Kinzinger, Mitt Romney and now McConnell think voting for Impeachment can save the party ? Without Trump base what is the Republican constituency ? It's over.
  • 23 hours Tonight Twitter took down Trump's personal account permanently. Trump responded on the POTUS account.
  • 1 day A Message from President Donald J. Trump - 5 minutes from The White House directly
  • 2 hours Researchers Are Harvesting Precious Metals From Industrial Waste
  • 2 days Minerals, Mining and Industrial Ecology
  • 2 days a In 2020, we produced and delivered half a million cars.
  • 2 days Trump Supporters Just Handed a Huge Propaganda Victory to China
  • 2 days ICE Engines Hear to Stay Regardless of War Against

Wall Street will Close Monday and Tuesday due to Hurricane Sandy

As Hurricane Sandy approaches the US East Coast, New York is just one of the areas preparing itself. The rare super-storm, which could be the biggest ever to hit the US mainland, is expected to hit the coast tonight, and bring with it, torrential rain, high winds, severe flooding, and power outages.

Several banks in lower Manhattan have been declared to exist within the evacuation zones and non-critical staff have been asked to work from home.

Several companies have decided to delay the release of their earnings releases including Pfizer Inc., and Entergy Corp., with more expected to make the same decision shortly.

Related Article: Can the Fed Survive After QE3?

Wall Street had initially planned to close the NYSE Euronext's New York Stock Exchange physical trading floor, leaving just the electronic exchange open for the first time ever. The plan then changed to one which would see the entire stock market on Tuesday; however following a discussion between regulators, exchanges, and dealers, the decision was made to close the market today, and tomorrow.

It will be the first time since the 27th of September 1985, that the stock market has been closed due to the weather; with Hurricane Gloria to blame that time.

By. Joao Peixe of Oilprice.com



Join the discussion | Back to homepage



Leave a comment

Leave a comment

Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News