The Dow and S&P 500 closed in all-time record territory on Wednesday. Investors reacted favorably to election results, as the GOP gained control of the Senate. Energy brands such as Devon Energy, Exxon Mobil and Chevron stepped up.
Indices closed out Tuesday’s trading session with mixed moves. The Dow ended in the green zone while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq shed some points. Shares of Exxon Mobil and Chevron dipped on falling oil prices. Meanwhile, Office Depot avoided the downswing and tacked on nearly 25 percent today following the release of better-than-expected earnings.
Indices closed mixed on Monday. The Dow and S&P 500 shed some points while the Nasdaq ended the session in green territory. Trading was mixed on a variety of economic news. Household and personal products maker Church & Dwight Company said its third-quarter profit hit $115.9 million, or 85 cents per share, on revenue of $841.8 million.
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