PremiumStocks and commodities at highs

The three main Wall Street indices record consecutive historical highs, reflecting Biden's new stimulus package and the recovery expectations reflected in the strong demand for raw materials.

US stock exchanges returned to historic highs this week, in the hope of an additional package of fiscal stimulus from the newly elected US administration that will take office on the 20th.

At the end of the year, a tax package of 900 billion dollars was approved to respond to the damage of the pandemic and to support the unemployment benefits that ended at the end of the year. Now, and according to President-elect Joe Biden's claims, a stimulus package proposal is expected to boost the economy during the pandemic, promote employment and mitigate economic damage that could exceed $ 1,5 trillion.

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