Stocks Slide, Amazon, Porsche, Nike, Hurricane Ian-5 Things To Know

Here are five things you must know for Thursday, September 29:

1. — Stock Futures Slide As Dollar Resumes Market Grip

U.S. equity futures were firmly in retreat Thursday, while the dollar rebounded from its worst day in two and a half years, as investors continue to navigate extreme volatility on bond and currency markets heading to the final trading days of a difficult quarter for global stocks. 

With the impact of yesterday’s extraordinary intervention from the Bank of England fading, and investors still focused on safety over risk amid the broader market upheaval, the U.S. dollar index bounced more than a full percent higher in overnight trading, pegging it at 113.60 against its global currency peers.