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End of Day Market Update

Jun 07, 2018

US Markets End of Day Snapshot                                                                                                                                                                Start your free trial today

US stocks declined today, with the S&P 500 -0.07%, Russell 2000 -0.49%, and Nasdaq Composite -0.70%. The S&P 500 was led lower today by Technology (-0.93%), Materials (-0.51%), and Telecom (-0.36%), while Energy (+1.52%), Utilities (+0.70%), and Consumer Staples (+0.56%) were the biggest outperforming sectors. The VIX is up 49 basis points, or 4.21%, to 12.13. The most actively traded options in US markets today are MDXG January 18 OTM Puts, SPY June 8 OTM Puts, and QQQ June 15 OTM Calls. The US 10-year yield is falling today, down 5.2 basis points to 2.922%.

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S&P 500 Sector ETFs - End of Day

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Russell 1000 Factor ETFs - End of Day

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Stocks Trending in the News

AMERCO (UHAL) shares traded 1.35% higher today after the company announced a special cash dividend of $0.50 per share, payable on July 5th to holder of record on June 21st.

Bayer AG (DB:BAYN) has closed its $63 billion acquisition deal of Monsanto Co (MON), after completing nearly 2 years of anti trust review.

Broadcom’s (AVGO) reported 2Q2018 EPS that was above expectations ($4.88 vs $4.76 projected). Broadcom’s stock is down 0.19% to $264.19 post-market.

Facebook Inc (FB)announced that the company had a software bug for 10 days during March, which changed the privacy settings of up to 14 million users from “private” to “public”.

Stitch Fix Inc. (SFIX) share are up 4.98% to $20.65 after the close, following the company release of 3Q2018 EPs that beat expectations ($0.09 vs $0.03).