Stocks finished in the red on Tuesday. Caterpillar led decliners on the Dow. Meanwhile, Yum! Brands posted quarterly data after the closing bell.
Stocks traded lower on Monday. Semiconductor brands such as Micron Technology, SanDisk and Alteraon led the Nasdaq’s descent. Meanwhile, Becton, Dickinson and Company avoided the downswing. The medical technology company added $9.14, or 7.89 percent today, to close at $124.98.
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