blog

Latest from the Quantamize Blog

End of Day Market Update

Jul 10, 2018

US Markets End of Day Snapshot                                                                                                                                                               Start Your Free Trial Today

US stocks advanced broadly today, with the S&P 500 +0.35%, the Russell 2000 -0.53%, and the Nasdaq Composite +0.04%. The S&P 500 was led higher by consumer staples (+1.19%), utilities (+0.95%), and materials (+0.81%), while financials (-0.33%) was the only sector in the red. The VIX finished down 5 basis points, or -0.39%, to 12.64. The yield on the US 10-year is down 0.7 basis points to 2.849%. The most active options today are: XRT July 27 ITM Puts, SPY July 20 OTM Calls, and VIX July 18 ITM Puts. The DXY dollar index is relatively unchanged against G10 currencies, with EUR€ -0.032% to EUR€0.8519/USD$, GBP£ +0.131% to GBP£0.7532/USD$, JPY¥ -0.385% to JPY¥110.97, and AUD$ +0.057% to AUD$1.3436/USD$.

*Data in Price Return; Source: Stockdio

S&P 500 Sector ETFs - End of Day

*Data in Price Return; Source: Stockdio

Russell 1000 Factor ETFs - End of Day

*Data in Price Return; Source: Stockdio

Stocks Trending in the News

Click name for Q-Factor rating and financial data.

AAR Corp (AIR) posted 4Q2018 EPS that was moderately above the consensus ($0.54 vs $0.51 anticipated) but released revenue that was below estimates ($474 million vs $471 million expected). Shares of AAR Corp are down 4.53% to $46.35 after the close

General Motor’s (GM) self-driving unit may be worth up to $43 billion by 2030, according to an RBC report

JetBlue Airways (JBLU) has reported ordered 60 of Airbus SE’s (AIR.FR) A220 jets, in a deal worth $5.4 billion. Shares of JetBlue traded 0.71% lower today

WD-40 Company (WDFC) shares are down 2.29% to $149.55 post-market, after the company reported better than expected 3Q2018 EPS ($1.15 vs $1.05 estimated), but provide FY2018 EPS guidance with a midpoint that missed estimates ($4.05-$4.10 vs $4.09 projected)