Tuesday’s trading session ended mixed. United Technologies led the Dow’s ascent while Advanced Micro Devices led the S&P 500 lower. Stocks hit an all-time, intra-day high before retreating somewhat and closing out with mixed moves. The release of varied quarterly results impacted action. Brands such as Wendy’s and United Technologies stepped up after issuing stronger-than-expected numbers. Netflix and the Altria Group dipped on missed expectations. Apple posted earnings data after the closing bell. The iPhone innovator reported profit and sales that exceeded projections.
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