A Green Friday

Indices traded into green territory on Friday, April 26, 2019. Stocks such as Ford and Amazon stepped up in the wake of better-than-expected quarterly results. Meanwhile, favorable GDP data offset less-than-optimum earnings details from the likes of Intel and Exxon Mobil. According to Bureau of Economic Analysis figures, first-quarter gross domestic product expanded by 3.2%,…

Mixed Moves

Indices ended trading with mixed moves on Thursday, April 25, 2019. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 Index closed slightly in the red while the NASDAQ Composite posted gains. Stocks traded mixed on a variety of economic news. Durable goods orders ticked up in March. Orders for manufactured products jumped 2.7% last month.…