US stocks fall in after-hours trade, travel ban afterstock plunge
US stocks dropped on Friday after a surge in travel trailer sales in the US.
The benchmark S&P 500 index lost 2.7% to 5,764.25.
The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 2.4% to 19,826.03.
The Nasdaq composite index fell 5.9% to 4,845.21.
The Russell 2000 fell 3.4%, to 2,938.97.
The FTSE 100 dropped 3.1% to 7,093.84.
The broader European Composite index was down 1.4%.
The British pound dropped 0.2% to $1.1212, while the euro was down 0.3% to €1.2470.
Meanwhile, global equities slumped, while bonds fell.
The US dollar slipped to 79.99 US cents USd from $1,247.93 USd, while gold dropped to $2,734.16 an ounce from $2.4135.85 an ounce on Friday.
On the commodities front, oil prices fell, falling 0.1%, while gold prices fell 0.9%.
The yen fell to 106.7 yen from 107.7.