|Day's Range||2,159.74 - 2,168.20|
|52wk Range||1,810.10 - 2,175.63|
|Avg Vol (3m)||3,755,206,825|
- Editor's PickYahoo Finance•4 hours ago
Stocks (^DJI, ^GSPC, ^IXIC) were mixed in early trading as investors mulled over a mixed bag of corporate earnings, including a big beat by Facebook and profit miss by Ford. Ford (F) shares fell in early trading after the automaker posted earnings that came in below Wall Street estimates for the second quarter due to weaker-than-expected sales in the US and China. Ford’s chief financial officer said that after an unprecedented growth streak, the US market is starting to plateau.
- Editor's PickYahoo Finance•yesterday
All three major averages (^DJI, ^GSPC, ^IXIC) are solidly higher after Apple reported a beat and investors look ahead to the release of the Federal Reserve’s statement later this afternoon. Apple (AAPL) shares were sharply higher in early trading. Elsewhere in the tech space, smartphone chip maker Linear Technology (LLTC) is being bought by rival Analog Devices (ADI) for $14.8 billion in cash and stock.