How major U.S. stock indexes fared Thursday Consumer News
How major U.S. stock indexes fared Thursday Consumer News
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York U.S
12 August, 2018, 21:44
"Today's impact has set the markets in a temporary risk-off sentiment", said Matt Forester, chief investment officer of BNY Mellon's Lockwood Advisors.
The S&P index recorded 12 new 52-week highs and 10 new lows, while the Nasdaq recorded 73 new highs and 78 new lows.
The biggest drag on the S&P 500 was Booking Holdings BKNG.O , which fell 5 percent after it forecast third-quarter profit below expectations.
At 8:44 a.m. ET, Dow e-minis were up 25 points, or 0.1 percent.
On the other hand, boosted by upbeat earnings from Motorola and T-mobile earlier this week, the S&P 500 Telecom Service Sector extended its upside and closed with a 1% gain. The S&P 500 erased 0.075 point, or 0.03 per cent, to 2,857.70, Xinhua news agency reported.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting that a strong economy was helping the labor market counter ongoing trade tensions.
The Dow is up 46.65 points, or 0.2 percent.
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Sinclair (SBGI.O) dropped 2.4 percent after Tribune Media (TRCO.N) ended its $3.9 billion deal to be acquired by Sinclair and filed suit. That was a drop of 0.7 percent from Thursday's close.
Shares of trade-sensitive companies declined, with Boeing, 3M and Caterpillar down between 2.3 percent and 4 percent.
Rite Aid (RAD.N) fell 10.6 percent and was the most actively traded stock after the drug store chain and USA grocer Albertsons Cos ABS.N agreed to terminate their merger agreement.
Chip stocks fell after Morgan Stanley downgraded the U.S. semiconductor industry. Micron, Applied Materials and ON Semiconductor fell between 1.8 percent and 2.4 percent.
Declining issues outnumbered advancing ones on the NYSE by a 1.04-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.10-to-1 ratio favoured advancers.
The S&P 500 was in slightly positive territory most of the day, putting it once again close to the record high it hit January 26.
But the spirit is there and that is the most important thing. "I don't want to forget what we have done last season". So Pep Guardiola will be delighted to have come through a tricky fixture with the three points.
Counter-protesters turned out to demonstrate against the rally. "I'm still processing that this is actually happening". Preparations have been in the works for Sunday's event for months between law local enforcement agencies, U.S.
You can certainly play your way out of the tournament in the first round. "I've been blessed to play this long", Love said. Woods is paired with Rory McIlroy and defending champion Justin Thomas for the opening rounds.
Carmen is a pseudonym for the woman who, along with her daughter, was seeking asylum because of domestic abuse in El Salvador. She also says four of her five co-workers were killed by a gang over the a year ago , and she fears she's next.
What's done is done, though, and India will look for a disciplined bowling performance to get back into the game. After an assured start Keaton Jennings was the first to depart, LBW to Mohammed Shami (two for 27) for 11.
Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid issued a statement saying multiple attacks were launched overnight in Ghazni . Mashal said there were more than 100 other casualties but he could not give a breakdown of the dead and wounded.
The launch was originally set for Saturday morning, but was scrubbed at the last minute due to technical glitches. The Parker Solar Probe is completely dependent on its directional heat shield for survival.
Supported by four helicopters, more than 400 firefighters and paramilitary officers were mobilized for the rescue operation. Locals are being urged to keep a close eye on weather conditions and warned flooding would take time to recede.
Manigault Newman went on to become Assistant to the President and Director of Communications for the Office of Public Liaison. She also claims without evidence that tapes exist of the president using the N-word repeatedly on the reality show's set.
Anderson finished with five for 20, but he hailed the contribution of Chris Woakes, who took two wickets including the key... The first was the result of an absolutely stunning away swinger that bowled Murali Vijay off the fifth ball of the day.
For instance, a bitcoin ETF application was submitted merely two weeks ago by the Winklevoss Twins of the Gemini Exchange in NY . The SEC has since said it would make final decisions on nine such proposals within the next two months, by September 30.
Thibaut Courtois apologises to Chelsea for going AWOL
Jorginho's arrival saw N'Golo Kante move into a slightly more advanced role, and while he adapted characteristically well, popping up at the back post to volley home the opener in the 34th minute, Chelsea struggled to play through midfield.
Erdogan: Turkey target of economic war
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged its citizens to sell foreign currency to support the Lira , which has lost its value. The United States is the biggest destination for Turkish steel exports, with 11 percent of the Turkish export volume.
In wake of critical book, Trump calls Omarosa 'a lowlife'
The accusations are among a long list of scandalous claims contained in her new book, " Unhinged ", set to come out August 14. The White House initially said Newman had resigned but after the "Big Brother" appearance said she had been fired.
Is Emery prepared for Pep Guardiola?
Ahead of their first showdown on English soil, Emery has welcomed the challenge of getting one over on his compatriot. People how ask how they will do, but I know a little bit about their manager and how good they will handle that.
Tesla stock drops closer to pre-Musk tweet level
The fund owns between 3% and 5% of Tesla's total stock, meaning the stake is likely worth $US1.7 billion to $US2.9 billion. He said that Tesla had not received such a notice, and that he had no expectation of raising new equity.