Indices closed out Thursday’s session in positive territory. Dupont, Visa, and Walt Disney were among leading gainers in the Dow. Stocks traded higher amid the release of favorable quarterly data from the likes of Ford and 3M.
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Stocks retreated on Wednesday amid less-than-optimum earnings results from Caterpillar. The construction equipment company reported net income for the third-quarter that fell short of expectations and cut its full-year sales outlook.
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Tuesday’s session ended well into green territory. Stocks climbed amid the release of less-than-stellar employment data for September. The Labor Department reported an addition of 148,000 jobs, which was shy of expectations of 180,000.
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Indices closed out with slightly mixed moves on Monday. The Dow ended fractionally lower. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq posted marginal gains. Trading was flat today amid a variety of economic news.
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Stocks added gains on Friday. The S&P 500 closed at another record level, led up by Chipotle Mexican Grill. Shares of the restaurant chain climbed 16.1% to $509.74 in the wake of Thursday’s respectable earnings news.
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