• How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

    3 days ago - By Chron

    A late slide in several Big Tech stocks left major U.S. indexes lower Thursday, even as small-company stocks marched to another record high.
    The S&P 500 was weighed down by losses in Apple, Microsoft and other huge tech companies. Those losses outweighed gains in banks, industrials and other sectors. Treasury yields rose.
    On Thursday:
    The S&P 500 fell 14.30 points, or 0.4%, to 3,795.54.
    The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 68.95 points, or 0.2%, to 30,991.52.
    The Nasdaq composite dropped 16.31 points, or 0.1%, to 13,112.64.
    The Russell 2000 index of smaller companies rose 43.38 points, or...
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  • Late drop in Big Tech stocks pulls indexes mostly lower

    3 days ago - By Chron

    Wall Street capped a day of listless trading Thursday with a late-afternoon pullback led by technology companies that left the major stock indexes in the red.
    The S&P 500 fell 0.4%. The benchmark index, which had been up by 0.4%, was weighed down by losses in Apple, Microsoft and other huge tech companies even though most of the stocks in the index rose. Those losses outweighed gains in banks, industrials and other sectors.
    Small-company stocks bucked the trend and continued to rally, a sign that investors are feeling more optimistic about the economy. Treasury yields also rose. Still, the...
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  • Late drop in Big Tech stocks pulls indexes mostly lower

    Late drop in Big Tech stocks pulls indexes mostly lower

    3 days ago - By Stl Today

    A late slide in several Big Tech stocks left major indexes lower on Wall Street, even as small-company stocks marched to another record high. The S&P 500 turned lower in the last hour of trading to wind up with a...
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