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‘The panic mode is full on’: Stocks plunge again as fears mount of a coronavirus pandemic

FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, file photo trader Andrew Silverman works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The threat of a recession doesn't seem so remote anymore, and stocks sank Wednesday after the bond market threw up one of its last remaining warning flags on the economy's health. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

  • Global stocks dived on Friday as investors braced for the novel coronavirus to become a pandemic.
  • Several stock indexes are set to end the week in correction territory after falling more than 10% since Monday.
  • “Blood is running in the streets,” Neil Wilson, chief market analyst for, said in a morning note.
  • Coronavirus has infected more than 80,000 people, killed at least 2,800, and spread to upwards of 46 countries.
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