5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, April 23

Table of Contents 1. Stocks to bounce after Biden capital gains concerns slammed Wall Street2.

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day:

1. Stocks to bounce after Biden capital gains concerns slammed Wall Street

Traders on the New York Stock Exchange.

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2. Bitcoin, other cryptos sink and shave $200 billion off global market

A visual representation of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin on November 21, 2020 in London, England.

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3. Intel shares fall as revenue, profit drop slightly from last year

Pat Gelsinger, CEO of Intel, speaks in Santa Monica, Calif., on March 9, 2017, in a photo taken when he was CEO of VMware.

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4. CDC considers two more cases as advisory panel meets on paused J&J vaccine

Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine is stored for use with United Airlines employees at United’s onsite clinic at O’Hare International Airport on March 09, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois.

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5. SpaceX launches third crew in under year, fly on reused rocket

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, carrying the Crew-2 mission astronauts, lifts off from launch complex 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on April 23, 2021.

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SpaceX launched four astronauts into orbit Friday morning from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, using a recycled rocket and capsule. It’s the third crewed flight in less than a year for Elon Musk’s privately held commercial space company. The astronauts from the United States, Japan and France should reach the International Space Station early Saturday after a 23-hour ride in the same capsule used by SpaceX’s debut crew last May.

— Reuters and The Associated Press contributed to this story. Follow all the market action like a pro on CNBC Pro. Get the latest on the pandemic with CNBC’s coronavirus coverage.

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