Jessica Menton, USA TODAY Published 9:44 a.m. ET April 28, 2020 | Updated 4:27 p.m. ET April 28, 2020CLOSE The coronavirus (COVID-19) is impacting the global economy and raising fears of a recession. What causes a recession and what are the signs? USA TODAYWall Street’s rally faded in the final minutes of trading Tuesday as losses in health care companies and big tech titans offset gains elsewhere.The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 32 points to close at 24,101.55, snapping a four-day winning streak. The Standard & Poor’s 500 fell 0.5% to end at 2,863.39, after two straight days of gains. Both averages were within 20% of their February records after slumping into a bear market in March.Stocks that have held up the best through this year’s sell-off were down the most sharply on Tuesday. They included health care companies, big tech giants and winners of the stay-at-home economy such as Netflix and Amazon.A slew of corporate earnings announcements is lined up for this week. Nearly a third of the companies in the S&P 500 are scheduled to report how profitable, or otherwise, they were in the first three months of 2020 and, more importantly, perhaps talk about how they see future


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