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Midday Market Update

Jun 29, 2018

US Market Snapshot

US stocks are higher today, following the gain in the European and Asian markets, with the S&P 500 +0.86%, Russell 2000 +0.39%, Nasdaq Composite +0.65%. The S&P 500 is being led higher today by Financials (+1.35%), Materials (+1.29%), and Energy (+1.25%), while Consumer Staples (+0.27%), Utilities (+0.35%), and Real Estate (+0.46%) are the biggest lagging sectors. The VIX is down 186 basis points, or 11.10%, to 14.98. The yield on the US 10-year yield is down 0.6 basis points to 2.840%. The USD$ is weaker against all of the G10, except for JPY¥. The most active options today are FEZ August 17 and November 16 OTM Puts, XOP October 19 OTM Puts, and SPY June 29 OTM Puts.

*Data in Price Return, Source: Stockdio

S&P 500 Sector ETFs - Intraday

*Data in Price Return, Source: Stockdio

Russell 1000 Factor ETFs - Intraday 

*Data in Price Return, Source: Stockdio

Stocks Trending in the News

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Constellation Brands (STZ) is trading 3.98% lower after the company’s 1Q2019 EPS came in well below expectations ($2.20 vs $2.43 projected)

Greenbrier Co (GBX) reported 3Q2018 EPS that was higher than estimated ($1.30 vs $1.15 forecasted). Shares of Greenbrier Co are trading 10.66% higher today

SunTrust Bank Inc (STI) shares are trading 1,93% higher, after the company was upgraded to outperform, from a market perform rating, at FIG Partners LLC