Dow: plummets. Boeing. Ethiopia. 737 MAX 8. 157 people killed. Southwest Airlines. FAA warning/oversight. Spirit Airlines flies Airbus. Data points:
- Boeing closed at $422.54 on Friday, before the crash
- Boeing, in early trading, first trading day after the crash: $386
- the 737 MAX 8: one of Boeing's top selling planes
How irrelevant is Venezuela? Over the weekend, apparently "all" oil production/export activities stopped due to country-wide electricity blackouts.
- WTI: up 55 cents/bbl
- Brent crude: up 64 cents
- OPEC basket: up 53 cents
- inconsequential. period. dot.