Global Stocks Mixed After Back-to-Back Gains in U.S. – USA DAILY NEWS

Global Stocks Mixed After Back-to-Back Gains in U.S.

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Stocks slipped Thursday as investors await fresh data on U.S. unemployment claims for cues on the economic disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic, which has forced a shutdown of wide swaths of the country.

Futures tied to the S&P 500 dropped 1.3%, signaling an end to two days of gains in U.S. stocks. The pan-continental Stoxx Europe 600 declined 1.4%.

The…