Midway through trading Wednesday, the Dow traded up 0.16% to 34,633.63 while the NASDAQ fell 0.02% to 15,035.07. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.19% to 4,451.27. The U.S. has the highest number of coronavirus cases and deaths in the world, reporting a total of 41,367,770 cases with around 663,960 deaths. India confirmed a total of at least 33,316,750 cases and 443,490 deaths, while Brazil reported over 21,019,830 COVID-19 cases with 587,790 deaths. In total, there were at least 225,885,010 cases of COVID-19 worldwide with more than 4,650,840 deaths, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.