Mixed Moves

Indices ended Thursday’s session with mixed moves. The Dow and S&P 500 traded fractionally into the red zone. The Nasdaq ticked up and closed just shy of the 5k mark. Energy brands such as Exxon Mobil, Chevron, Royal Dutch Shell and BP took a breather today amid sliding crude oil futures. Gains among technology brands such as Google, Avago Technologies and Salesforce bolstered the Nasdaq’s ascent.