Stocks Mixed Amid Washington Headlines
Here is a daily recap of the S&P 500 broken down by sector followed by sector heat map after Stocks Mixed Amid Washington Headlines. Stocks in heat map are based on the top 10 holdings of each sector ETF. Click on each picture to zoom in. Below is a summary of today’s action on Wall Street provided by CNBC:
The S&P 500 (SPY) slipped 0.22% today after Stocks Mixed Amid Washington Headlines. S&P sector decliners led advancers by 7 to 3. Energy (XLE) led the decliners to the downside -1.40%. Consumer discretionary (XLY), consumer staples (XLP), financials (XLF), materials (XLB), real estate (XLRE) and technology (XLK) all fell less than 1%. Healthcare (XLV), industrials (XLI) and utilities (XLU) all gained less than 1%.
U.S. stocks whipsawed on Thursday on the back of a report that the Russia investigation is intensifying. (CNBC) The Dow Jones industrial average dipped lower on the report before closing about 10 points higher. The index also posted its seventh straight record close. (CNBC) The Nasdaq finished the session about a third of a percent lower. (CNBC)
“I think the market has already adjusted. I kind of viewed tax reform as a call option that it really wasn’t priced in if we get it great. I think the market as we can see survives and thrives without the benefit of pro-business policies,” Ablin said. (CNBC)
Credit: Sector Graph provided by Sector SPDR app. Sector breakdown provided by Charles Schwab. Sector heat map provided by finviz. Information Credit: News Headlines and quotes were taken from CNBC in the writing of this post.
S&P 500 Sector Graph
S&P 500 (SPY)
Consumer Discretionary (XLY)
Consumer Staples (XLP)
Real Estate (XLRE)
S&P 500 Sector Heat Map