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End of Day Market Update

Jul 23, 2018

US Markets End of Day Snapshot                                                                                                                                                               Start Your Free Trial Today

US stocks ended higher today, with small-cap stocks outperforming large-cap. The S&P 500 +0.18% the Nasdaq Composite +0.28%, and the Russel 2000 +0.09% rose, while the Dow Jones -0.06% ended lower. The S&P 500 was led higher today by financials (+1.34%), technology (+0.51%), and health care (+0.21%), while Telecom (-0.89%), utilities (-0.71%) and industrials (-0.60%) were the biggest lagging sectors. The VIX ended down 1.87 basis points, or -1.87%, to 12.62. Yield on the US 10-year rose today, up 11 basis points to 2.957%. The DXY USD$ index fell was weaker against most of the G10 currencies, with weakness in AUD$ (-.457%), GBP£ (-0.196%), EUR€ (-2.85%), and strength against JPY¥ (+0.049%). The most actively traded options today were GE September 21 ITM Put, XLF August 17 OTM Calls, and BAC January 18 OTM, and January 17 OTM Calls.

*Source: Stockdio, Data in Price Return

S&P 500 Sector ETFs - End of Day

*Source: Stockdio, Data in Price Return

Russell 1000 Factor ETFs - End of Day

*Source: Stockdio, Data in Price Return

Stocks Trending in the News

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Alphabet (GOOGL) posted 2Q2018 EPS that was significantly higher than expected ($10.58 vs $9.51 projected). Shares of Alphabet are trading 3.95% higher to $1,258.82 post-market

Mattel Inc (MAT) Traded 3.88% higher today, after a significant earnings outperformance by Hasbro (HAS) has created a positive outlook for toy makers

Mondelez International (MDLZ) traded 1.81% lower today, after reports that the company is recalling some of its Ritz Cracker sandwiches, over concerns that the products may be tainted with Salmonella

TD Ameritrade Holdings (AMTD) announced 3Q2018 EPS that beat the consensus ($0.89 vs $0.80). TD Ameritrade stock is up 0.91% to $59.60 following today’s trading

Whirlpool (WHR) shares are down 8.43% to $138.00 after the close, following the company’s 2Q2018 EPS report that was significant lower than forecasted ($3.20 vs $3.70 anticipated)

Zions Bancorp (ZION) has declined 3.48% to $51.93 post-market, after the company reported 2Q2018 EPS that was moderately lower than the consensus ($0.89 vs $0.92 projected)