Sentiment on Wall Street is once again depressed by concerns about the new coronavirus, which is killing more and more people, with more and more infections. The stock markets in New York are expected to open lower on Friday.
Former advisor and longtime friend of President Trump Roger Stone has been sentenced by a federal judge to over three years in prison (40 months). Roger Stone has been found guilty for lying to Congress and obstructing the investigation into “Russian Collusion” in the 2016 elections.
Two passengers, that got infected with the coronavirus (COVID-19) aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship, have died. Japan’s ministry of health confirmed the two deaths this morning. These are the first deaths on the ship.