US indices end at records as coronavirus fears ebb

New York (AFP) – Wall Street stock indices surged Wednesday following strong US jobs data and as equity markets continued to bet the new coronavirus will not significantly crimp global growth.The S&P 500 and Nasdaq ended at all-time highs, culminating a strong day for stock markets, even as the number of virus cases continued to climb.Adidas and Nike and European plane-maker Airbus were among the latest companies to curtail operations in China, with Airbus saying it has shut its factory outside Beijing that carries out the final assembly of its A320 and A330 planes, while and the sports compan…

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