U.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, wiping out modest gains from a day earlier. Investors were sizing up the latest batch of company earnings and deal news. Technology stocks were down the most. Supermarket operators and other consumer-focused stocks also fell. Industrial companies and banks led the gainers.
Investing.com - Wall Street futures pointed to flat to lower open on Thursday as investors took a pause after the Dow hit another record high a day earlier and investors looked ahead to data for signs of the continued strength of the U.S. labor market and economy.
After rising for two consecutive trading days, the United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index lost momentum on Wednesday and opened lower on Thursday.