The upcoming election is like a wet blanket over the US exchanges, which on Friday fell for the ninth day in a row, despite a positive report from the u.s. labor market. In October grew employment with 161 000 new jobs outside the agricultural sector, at the same time, the unemployment rate declined during the femprocentstrecket. It helped, however little, to alleviate the nervousness ahead of Tuesday’s election and the increasingly uncertain end.
The declining price of oil only added to the negative developments in the energy sector, oljejättarna Exxon and Chevron fell 0.1 and 0.6 per cent.
the Dow Jones industrial index, Nasdaq kompositindex and the S&P 500 pulled all of 0.2 percent.