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US Equities Trading Higher Midday, Reversing From Yesterday's Decline

Jul 31, 2018

US Market Snapshot                                                                                                                                                        Start Your Free Trial Today

  • The S&P 500 is currently up 0.29%, Nasdaq Composite is up 0.4%, and Russell 2000 is up 0.14%
  • Real Estate(+1.83%), Industrials(+1.64%), Utilities(+0.87%) stocks are the top performers in the S&P 500 today
  • Telecom(+0.2%), Energy(+0.14%), Financials(-0.28%) stocks are the worst performers in the S&P 500 today
  • 89 stocks in the S&P500 are at 4-week highs while 60 stocks are at 4-week lows
  • 30 stocks in the S&P500 are overbought while 20 stocks are oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • 58 stocks in the Nasdaq Composite are at 4-week highs while 235 stocks are at 4-week lows
  • 147 stocks in the Nasdaq Composite are overbought while 683 stocks are oversold according to the 16-day RSI Measure
  • The VIX is currently little changed at 13.68 from yesterday's close of 14.26
  • The most actively traded options today are EEM September 21 Calls, XLF September 21 Calls, AABA August 17 Calls, AMD January 18 Calls, and VIX August 22 Calls

US Treasuries

  • US 2-Year Treasury Notes are flat with yields little changed 0.1 basis points to 2.6614%
  • US 10-Year Treasury Bonds are higher with yields down -1.67 basis points to 2.9561%
  • The US Treasury 2s-10s Spread has narrowed 1.68 basis points to 0.29%

Currencies

  • EUR€ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 1.1706
  • GBP£ is currently little changed against the USD$ at 1.313
  • CHF is currently little changed against the USD$ at 1.0108
  • JPY¥ is currently up 0.756% against the USD$ to 111.88

Commodities

  • WTI Crude is currently down -1.9% to USD$68.8/bbl with the Brent-WTI spread up USD$1.09 to USD$5.11/bbl
  • Gold is currently up 0.26% to USD$1224.59/oz

Stocks Trending in the News

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  • Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH) shares are trading 5.83% higher to $47.41 after the company was upgraded at Raymond James from market perform to an outperform rating
  • Brookfield Asset Management (TSX:BAM.A) has agreed to acquire Forest City Realty Trust Inc (FCE.A) for $6.8 billion. The deal values Forest City’s stock at $25.35 per share, representing a 10% premium above where shares of the company closed Monday
  • Caterpillar (CAT) has been downgraded to equal weight from an over weight rating at Barclays. Despite the downgrade, shares of Caterpillar are trading 2.96% higher today
  • CBS Corp (CBS) was downgraded at Cowen to market perform from outperform, as a sexual harassment probe into actions taken by company CEO Les Moonves has raised uncertainty about CBS’ near-term outlook
  • Facebook Inc (FB) reported that is has identified ongoing efforts to influence US midterm elections through its platform. The use of inauthentic account and pages on the network are attempts to manipulate election results. Shares of Facebook are up 1.65% today, following a significant sell-off in recent sessions
  • Qualcomm (QCOM) has begun to repurchase up to $10 billion in shares. The company is acquiring the shares at a range of $60.00-$67.50 per share

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