The government is aiming to have offered a vaccine to everyone over 70 by 15 February.
Call option volume on individual stocks has surged in January to record levels amid growing investor enthusiasm for stocks. Former laggard (F) was the focus of options activity on Thursday as its stock added to recent gains. Calls give investors the right to buy a stock at a given price and amount to a bullish bet.
Fashion and footwear brands honor the Year of the Ox.