from Birch Gold Group:
Market panic stemming from the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) around the world has already sent U.S. stocks into freefall this week.
As expected, concern about a potential “pandemic” is making the rounds in the media. According to World Health Organization (WHO) Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, “The number of new cases reported outside China exceeded the number of new cases in China for the first time.”
But the WHO Director cautioned against using the term “pandemic”: