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Hurricane the real challenge could be for the hundreds of New York Stock Exchange employees trying to get back to work.
-- him and -- is live at the exchange and joins us now with the latest Lauren.
Good morning guys there's something to be said about the spirit of New Yorkers because where I am I don't know if I can accurately describe it to you it is dark.
Dreary downright creepy there is basically yelling here excepted they're working to get things.
-- dying again and then there are traders here are -- New York Stock Exchange.
The only lights -- the red white and blue blooded killers at the front of the York stock exchange on wall and broad street.
I didn't see -- -- this morning and his iconic jacket.
-- he came in at 5 AM he said there are six skies that typically work for his firm to will be in today they are driving.
They don't know where their parking it's tricky -- they plan to come outside.
Call in their orders to the guys in the -- to placed those orders electronic trading will happen today.
But there's no Internet at the New York Stock Exchange.
There are two generators which are keeping the lights in this building going there's a skeletal security crew of twelve to fifteen of them.
These men have been here over the weekend for really -- -- time not showering.
Just trying to to make today at and the mayor Mayor Bloomberg of New York will ring the opening bell -- there is a spirit that.
At reining it back to business today and we are but it's going to be hard to do that there are so many obstacles to overcome.
As for the area in York stock exchange and much at the national district right on the outskirts of zoning technically -- on -- -- and it was evacuated.
And that the floodwaters actually rose -- the street right behind me they did not get into the New York Stock Exchange that they did it in many businesses.
And the retailers here so so this is a pretty bad situation honestly this is the worst I've seen it I've never seen lower -- -- creepy note traffic lights.
Nothing coming down her my driver in the -- -- -- is a little bit scared as well so.
We well then business will start after being shut down for two days Monday and Tuesday -- first times in 1888.
-- shut down.
Because of whether a once in A century storm standing affecting us here back -- -- Lawrence -- -- live at the New York Stock Exchange opening bell at 930 you know Charlie Gasparino reporting throughout the a couple of days here about the closure of trading and why it might not have been such a good idea.
People have been asking why this is so important to have to value companies as Charlie points out you can't do that if you're not trading.
So we get to start doing that again at 930 in Fox Business Network will be here for you when trading begins in fact we're going to be here for the several hours before hand because still ahead a check of the markets.
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