Around 09:30 a.m., the DAX was calculated at around 12.390 points. This corresponds to a minus of 1,3 percent compared to the close of trading on the previous day.
The significant increase in the number of corona infections is apparently causing panic among investors. All values are currently in the red area. The shares of Merck, Beiersdorf and Munich Re are at the top of the price list. The largest discounts are in the securities of Fresenius, Daimler and MTU. The European common currency trended somewhat weaker on Thursday morning. One euro cost 1,1846 US dollars (-0,12 percent). The gold price was also weaker, in the morning 1.915,66 US dollars were paid for one troy ounce (-0,46 percent). That corresponds to a price of 51,99 euros per gram.