Indices closed out mixed on Monday. Alcoa, Hewlett-Packard, and Verizon led the Dow’s descent. The S&P 500 ended slightly in the red zone while the Nasdaq posted fractional gains. Trading was somewhat slow ahead of the Federal Reserve’s upcoming annual retreat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
Friday’s session ended with gains. American Express, Kraft Foods, and Verizon led the Dow’s ascent. Stocks rebounded heartily from early low levels in the wake of encouraging words from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.
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Brands took a breather on Thursday. Hewlett-Packard, Boeing, Alcoa, and Intel led the Dow’s dip. Stocks slipped in the wake of various economic data.
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Wednesday’s session ended mixed. The Dow shed some points while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq added slight gains. Caterpillar, Hewlett-Packard, and Intel led Dow decliners. Moves were mixed amid Federal Reserve news.
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