DIA Sep 2019 263.000 put

OPR - OPR Delayed Price. Currency in USD
0.1700
0.0000 (0.00%)
As of 3:49PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close0.1700
Open0.3800
Bid0.0000
Ask0.0000
Strike263.00
Expire Date2019-09-27
Day's Range0.1700 - 0.5200
Contract RangeN/A
Volume221
Open InterestN/A
  • Markets Open Week With Tight Trading
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    Markets Open Week With Tight Trading

    Markets closed Monday nearly unchanged. Microsoft is up against resistance, while the tech sector could be ready for a resurgence.

  • Buying in Stocks Is Gaining Under the Surface
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    Buying in Stocks Is Gaining Under the Surface

    While some point to signs of sickness in the market, the data suggest that it is simply taking a breath before a leg higher.

  • Stock Market Today: Sleepy Session as Earnings Lurk Ahead
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    Stock Market Today: Sleepy Session as Earnings Lurk Ahead

    It was a very sleepy session in the stock market today. Monday's trading volume was well below average, as we failed to see much action. With earnings starting to pick back up though, it's possible we will start to see some movement in the indices later this week.Monday's quiet session gave investors an opportunity to filter out some of Friday's noise. The latter was one of four quadruple witching days in the year and that always makes it a bumpy trading session.On Monday, the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY), SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSEARCA:DIA) and PowerShares QQQ ETF (NASDAQ:QQQ) were all within 6 basis points of flat.InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe morning started off with concern, as the German manufacturing Purchasing Manager's Index for the month of September rang in at just 41.4. This was a decline from the prior month and signals a huge warning sign about both Europe and Germany's economy at the moment. Earnings This WeekOn Tuesday, investors expect to hear from Nio (NYSE:NIO), AutoZone (NYSE:AZO), Carmax (NYSE:KMX) and Jabil Circuit (NASDAQ:JBL) before the open. After the close, Nike (NYSE:NKE) leads the reports, with Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) also reporting.On Wednesday, Pier One (NYSE:PIR) and KB Home (NYSE:KBH) will report earnings. * 7 Worst Stocks in the S&P 500 in 2019 On Thursday, expect quarterly results from Rite Aid (NYSE:RAD), Accenture (NYSE:ACN) and Conagra Foods (NYSE:CAG) before the open. After the close, Micron (NASDAQ:MU) and Vail Resorts (NYSE:MTN) will report. Movers in the Stock Market TodayFor the second straight week, the United Auto Workers protest continues against General Motors (NYSE:GM). The latter laid off another 1,200 workers on Monday as the strike persists, shutting down factories and warehouses across the U.S.Tesla's (NASDAQ:TSLA) global expansion goals continue to grow. The company entered Europe with the Model 3 this year and hopes to begin production in China later this year. Now, CEO Elon Musk says Tesla is hoping to expand into Eastern Europe in early 2020.Speaking of Tesla and Musk, the board must defend the latter's multi-billion pay package in trial, according to a recent ruling. The plan consists of stock options that will be awarded upon certain milestones by the automaker. While the company valued these options at $2.6 billion in 2018 (Musk did not receive compensation as Tesla's milestones were not hit) they could be worth more than $50 billion if they're all hit. The goals are tough, though.Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) closed higher by 0.45% at $218.72. The move comes after its first weekend of new iPhone sales. It also comes on reports that Apple will keep its Mac Pro production in the U.S., after 10 of the company's 15 requests for tariff exclusions related to Mac Pro parts were approved. Heard on the StreetBest Buy (NYSE:BBY) stock rallied almost 1% in the stock market today, but certainly did not climb with the enthusiasm that some investors were hoping for when the stock received a $100 price target. Given that the new target from Morgan Stanley implies about 50% upside, bulls likely thought it would have had a larger impact.Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) jumped 3.1% on the day after Piper Jaffray analysts assigned a new $227 price target. To get there, LULU would have to move significantly above its current high of $204.44, although it does have some momentum at its back.(BBY and LULU were two stocks on InvestorPlace's Top Stock Trades List).Slack (NYSE:WORK) stock slipped 4.7% on Monday after Bernstein analysts warned of management's forecasting style. The analysts currently maintain a market perform rating and a $28 price target, which is actually about $4 higher than the current price.Shares of Slack hit a new 52-week low in the session.Finally, After FedEx (NYSE:FDX) reported dismal earnings results last week, one analyst is out to defend United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS).UPS should be insulated from the same woes that are plaguing FedEx at the moment, the latter of which hit new 52-week lows in the session. That's according to UBS, which says the read-through UPS looks favorable to FedEx.Bret Kenwell is the manager and author of Future Blue Chips and is on Twitter @BretKenwell. As of this writing, Bret Kenwell is long AAPL. More From InvestorPlace * 2 Toxic Pot Stocks You Should Avoid * 7 Worst Stocks in the S&P 500 in 2019 * 7 Reasons to Own Intuit Stock -- The Unsung Hero of Fintech * Apple and 4 Other Tech Stocks on the Move The post Stock Market Today: Sleepy Session as Earnings Lurk Ahead appeared first on InvestorPlace.

  • Cautious Optimism to Open the Week
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    Cautious Optimism to Open the Week

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    On Trade Talks & Fed Dissents

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    U.S. markets and stock ETFs slipped toward the end of Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates and left investors wondering about the future monetary policy outlook. On Thursday, the Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ) was up 0.2%, SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (DIA) fell 0.2% and  SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) was flat. Investors continued to comb over the Fed's latest outlook on interest rate cuts while waiting for further developments in trade talks between the U.S. and China as representatives were scheduled to meet on Thursday, the Wall Street Journal reports.

  • Stock Market Today: Breakout or Breakdown for Bitcoin?
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    Stock Market Today: Breakout or Breakdown for Bitcoin?

    It was a very quiet day in the stock market today, with the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average finishing close to flat on Thursday.The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY) fell 1 basis point, the SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSEARCA:DIA) dropped 0.2% and the PowerShares QQQ ETF (NASDAQ:QQQ) rallied almost 0.2%.InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsWe've had a lot of news to digest lately, even though the stock market continues to chop around close to its high. The SPY ETF actually made a new all-time high on Thursday, albeit briefly.However, we've now seen significant moves in bonds, gold, high-growth tech stocks and have seen the S&P 500 break out of its August trading range. Further, investors heard from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday that it will cut interest rates. To top it all off, U.S.-China trade war headline risks are still possible.It's been a complex couple of weeks. It also has some investors wondering what asset class will make the next big move. Will it be bitcoin? Breakout or Breakdown for Bitcoin?Bitcoin bounced hard off its $9,600 lows today, but the charts do not look all that great. The cryptocurrency is below most of its major moving averages, with the exception of the 200-day. Worse though, it's making a series of lower highs as resistance squeezes it against support down near $9,360.This pattern is known as a descending triangle, a bearish technical setup where investors are looking for resistance to break the asset price below support. In this case, a break below $9,360 support could send bitcoin down to its 200-day moving average, currently near $8,000. * 8 Dividend Stocks to Buy for a Recession If bitcoin can hurdles its 20-day, 50-day and 100-day moving averages, as well as downtrend resistance -- which would require a move north of $10,500 presently -- then we have a breakout on our hands.The best setup for investors may be to wait and see which one comes first, and then place their respective trades. That's opposed to guessing whether it will breakout or breakdown.Investors can also trade bitcoin via the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (OTCMKTS:GBTC), shown below. Movers in the Stock Market TodayMicrosoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) stock hit new all-time highs after the company announced a $40 billion buyback plan and upped its dividend by 11% to 51 cents per share. While the payout remains stubbornly low -- yielding just under 1.5% -- keep in mind that MSFT stock is up nearly 150% over the past three years. In 2019 alone, it's up about 25%.It continues to lead mega-cap tech in market cap too, now trading with a $1.1 trillion valuation.Tesla's (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 received the top safety rating from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety. That's the first of Tesla's four vehicles to receive the designation, if we're including the original Roadster.Airbnb says the company will go public in 2020 after earlier announcing that it generated $2 billion in revenue in the second quarter. While there were rumblings of a 2019 IPO at one point, there's little surprise this one isn't coming this year. The lackluster response from the public for Uber (NYSE:UBER), Lyft (NASDAQ:LYFT), Slack (NYSE:WORK) and certainly We didn't help matters.Roku (NASDAQ:ROKU) tumbled more than 13% on Wednesday and was set for another nauseating run on Thursday. In pre-market trading, shares were down more than 5% at one point. However, after the company announced several new streaming products, shares ended the day higher, climbing 3% on Thursday. Let's see if the recent lows can stick. Otherwise, this may just be a dead-cat bounce before more lows are made. Splitting Up?According to reports, AT&T (NYSE:T) is reportedly weighing whether to divest its DirecTV unit. This could come via spinoff or potentially a combination with Dish Network (NASDAQ:DISH). AT&T acquired the asset in 2015 for nearly $50 billion.The asset generates solid cash flow for AT&T, but with its bloated balance sheet and the continual loss of subscribers due to cord-cutting, DirecTV is a business that investors bemoan. AT&T has since said it's not considering the move, but shares still rallied roughly 1% on the day.Bret Kenwell is the manager and author of Future Blue Chips and is on Twitter @BretKenwell. As of this writing, Bret Kenwell is long ROKU and T. More From InvestorPlace * 2 Toxic Pot Stocks You Should Avoid * 8 Dividend Stocks to Buy for a Recession * 10 Companies Making Their CEOs Rich * The 7 Best S&P 500 Stocks of 2019 So Far The post Stock Market Today: Breakout or Breakdown for Bitcoin? appeared first on InvestorPlace.

  • ETF Winners Amid Half-Hearted Response to Fed's Rate Cut
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  • Flight to Cash and Utilities Following Fed Announcement
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    Flight to Cash and Utilities Following Fed Announcement

    Markets tipped their hand investors moved to safety. Utilities attracted buyers, with Dominion Energy in the lead.

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    U.S. Stock ETFs Recover from a Tumble Following the Fed Announcement

    U.S. equity markets and stock ETFs faltered but tried to regain their step after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates and provided an uncertain outlook for the rest of the year. On Wednesday, the Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ) was down 0.1%, SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (DIA) rose 0.1% and  SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) was flat. The equity markets slipped late Wednesday after the Fed's murky guideline on their next move, citing ongoing "uncertainties” about the outlook and pledging to “act as appropriate” to sustain the expansion, Reuters reports.

  • Gundlach Discussed the Fed, Trade Deal, and Gold
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    Gundlach Discussed the Fed, Trade Deal, and Gold

    Gundlach thinks that we’ve already seen a bottom in interest rates for 2019. US Treasury yields have been hitting lows in 2019.

  • Housing Data Stronger than Expected: Starts +12%
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    Housing Starts last month grew 12% to 1.264 million seasonally adjusted, annualized units, well in front of the 4.1% growth expected and 1.260 million units in the consensus estimate.

  • Quiet Market Shows Frayed Nerves Ahead of Fed Statement
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    Quiet Market Shows Frayed Nerves Ahead of Fed Statement

    A narrow trading range combined with an increase in the volatility index as investors appear poised to move money from stocks to bonds.

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    Investors Wait on Anticipated Fed Interest Rate Cut

    U.S. markets and stock ETFs regained their footing toward the end of Tuesday after oil prices retreated from a record jump in the prior session and as investors waited on a widely anticipated interest rate cut out of the Federal Reserve Wednesday. On Tuesday, the Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ) increased 0.5%, SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (DIA) rose 0.1% and  SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) was 0.3% higher. The pullback in crude oil prices weighed on sentiment early Tuesday after Saudi Arabia announced output could return more quickly than initially anticipated, the Wall Street Journal reports.

  • Stock Market Today: What to Expect From the Federal Reserve
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    Stock Market Today: What to Expect From the Federal Reserve

    It was another relatively quiet session in the stock market today. On Tuesday we saw the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY) rally 0.3%, the SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSEARCA:DIA) jump 0.2% and the PowerShares QQQ ETF (NASDAQ:QQQ) climb 0.5%.That's as investors try to get positioned ahead of the Federal Reserve's announcement on Wednesday. It doesn't help that there's a quadruple witching day this Friday, one of four throughout the year, as we roll into the fourth quarter.InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Assets Moving Ahead of the FedWhile it's been a relatively calm Monday and Tuesday in the equity markets, the same cannot be said about financial markets over the past month.Earlier this month, we had the SPY, DIA and QQQ break out of their choppy trading ranges. Amid that breakout though, we had a deep correction in high-growth tech stocks like Roku (NASDAQ:ROKU), Alteryx (NYSE:AYX), The Trade Desk (NASDAQ:TTD), Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV) and many, many others.We recently caught a nice pullback both in gold and bonds after an absolutely explosive rally in the SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEARCA:GLD) and the iShares 20+ Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:TLT). The latter's decline helped spring a potent rebound in bank stocks, by the way.Finally, how could we forget the move in crude oil. Following a drone strike in Saudi Arabia over the weekend, oil prices were skyrocketing. While they have come down off the highs, and with Saudi production expected to come fully back online in the coming weeks, crude is still up about 7.5% from its closing price last week.To say the Fed has a full plate is putting it lightly. What to Expect From the FedThere is now a greater chance of no rate cut on Wednesday than there is of a rate cut. This has not been the norm over the past few days or weeks, mind you.Currently, the Fed Funds futures are pricing in 52.7% probability the Fed does not raise interest rates tomorrow. The other 47.3% probability calls for a 25-basis point cut. Essentially, a coin flip. * 7 Momentum Stocks to Buy On the Dip Just a day ago, the figures stood at 37.7% probability of no cut and 62.3% chance of a cut. A week ago it was even more drastic. Participants were pricing in a greater than 92% chance the Fed cuts rates, with a less than 10% probability of no cut.Finally, a month ago, the market wasn't even pricing in the chances of no cut. Instead, it was expecting a cut of at least 25-basis points, while there was a 22.3% probability of a 50-basis point cut.Sorry for the deluge of statistics, but they underscore how much can change in a relatively short amount of time. It will be interesting to hear what Fed Chair Jerome Powell has to say about the economy and the recent fluctuations in various assets.With unemployment low and stocks near their highs, it's easy to make the case for "no cut." But if that's the course the Fed chooses, it will surely hear from a chorus of dovish detractors -- as well as President Donald Trump. Movers in the Stock Market TodayShopify (NYSE:SHOP) stock fell 2.7% after the company announced a 1.9 million share secondary offering. The deal is for Class A stock that priced at $317.50, raising just over $600 million for the company. The move comes as little surprise given that Shopify stock is still up roughly 140% in 2019 and after its recent $450 million acquisition.Following Disney's (NYSE:DIS) acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox, the company is getting to work on its balance sheet. Disney is looking to deleverage a bit after digesting that big $71.3 billion deal, tendering more than $4.2 billion worth of notes. It increased its intended purchases as well.Micron (NASDAQ:MU) caught a price target boost from $55 to $65 at Cascend Securities. The analysts maintain a "buy" rating and believe MU has "good value" after evaluating the DRAM market. Shares ended the day higher by 1.4% at $50.84.Oh, and thank goodness the WeWork IPO is being shelved -- at least for a little while. We had some gripes about that one.Bret Kenwell is the manager and author of Future Blue Chips and is on Twitter @BretKenwell. As of this writing, Bret Kenwell is long ROKU and TTD. More From InvestorPlace * 2 Toxic Pot Stocks You Should Avoid * 7 Momentum Stocks to Buy On the Dip * 7 Dow Titans Breaking Higher * 5 Growth Stocks to Sell as Rates Move Higher The post Stock Market Today: What to Expect From the Federal Reserve appeared first on InvestorPlace.

  • August Productivity Reads Improve Better than Expected
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    August Productivity Reads Improve Better than Expected

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    Saudi Attacks, Rising Oil Prices Weigh on US Stock ETFs

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    Crude Oil Prices Jump Along with Small-Cap Stocks

    Stocks showed mixed signals as oil prices spiked, with small caps up and large caps down. Investors are fighting risk with risk.

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    Saudi Attacks, Surging Oil Prices Weigh on U.S. Stock ETFs

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  • Small Caps Squeeze Higher as Momentum Unwinds
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    Small Caps Squeeze Higher as Momentum Unwinds

    After a few weeks of data warning about turbulence in the market, big buying returned in a big way, specifically in small caps.

  • Stock Market Today: Don’t Get Me Started on the WeWork IPO
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    Stock Market Today: Don’t Get Me Started on the WeWork IPO

    It was another good day in the stock market today, as equities pushed higher in Friday morning trade. It's not hard to see that bulls are getting tired though, as equities faded off their opening highs.The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY) fell 0.1%, the SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSEARCA:DIA) rallied 0.1% and the PowerShares QQQ ETF (NASDAQ:QQQ) dropped 0.4%.InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading TipsThe rebound in equities has been a continuous story line for investors over the past two weeks. And so have the disastrous developments of the WeWork IPO. What's Up With WeWork?WeWork is a real estate company that provides shared office spaces for startups and other businesses.The idea of WeWork is an excellent alternative to building and office leases, providing startups, potential clients and teams a rich collaborative environment. But that's not how investors are looking at it. In short, they don't trust WeWork.Earlier this year, SoftBank (OTCMKTS:SFTBY) threw money at WeWork, valuing the cash-burning entity at $47 billion after it invested $2 billion. Now? Reports of a continually lower IPO valuation keep circulating. The latest calls for a $10 billion IPO valuation -- a whopping 78% reduction from the valuation it garnered when SoftBank invested -- and that's after SoftBank said the company should shelve its IPO plans.It's just the latest example of another private-equity unicorn garnering a valuation way ahead of its skis and paying the piper in the public market. Uber (NYSE:UBER) and Lyft (NASDAQ:LYFT) paid the price right out the gate, and while it took some time, Slack (NYSE:WORK) is suffering too.Accord to WeWork's U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Form S-1, the company reported sales of $436 million in 2016, $886 million in 2017 and $1.8 billion in 2018. That's pretty solid growth. However, operating losses have exploded. WeWork had operating losses of $396 million in 2016, $931.8 million in 2017 and $1.7 billion last year.In the first six month of 2019, WeWork has revenue of $1.5 billion and operating losses of $1.4 billion. How is this model sustainable? Further, its structure couldn't be more complicated. Have a look (again, from the S-1):Finally, co-founder and CEO Adam Neumann raises some red flags. For instance, by buying properties and then leasing them back to his own company. Or Neumann being a managing member of an LLC that owned the "We" trademark that then sold said trademark to WeWork when it rebranded as The We Company for a cool $5.9 million.I don't know Neumann personally -- obviously -- but what kind of founder-CEO does this type of stuff? There are 10 pages of disclosures on Neumann in the S-1, who has voting control via a three-class share structure. In June, three former executives launched a lawsuit against We ranging from sexual harassment to age discrimination.Lastly, We saw its lease obligations jump from $34 billion to $47 billion in the first six months of 2019. How's the company going to cover those obligations as its operating losses swell and without free cash flow? What's it going to do when -- not if -- a recession strikes, either in the U.S. or globally, or both?These are serious questions that need serious answers. I'm not trying to dog on We, but man, you do not see a pre-IPO show turn into a circus act with a near-80% haircut in valuation without there being some serious flaws.If this company ultimately goes public, be sure to do your due diligence. Movers in the Stock Market TodayOne IPO that's not disappointing investors -- like SmileDirectClub (NASDAQ:SDC) on Thursday -- is Cloudflare (NYSE:NET). Shares jumped 20% on the day, closing at $18. Despite pricing at $15 per share, well above its original $12-$14 range, shares still found a bevy of buyers on Friday.Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock sank 1.9% on Friday, after enjoying strong gains for most of the week. Despite rallying after unveiling its new iPhone, streaming plans and other products on Tuesday, not everyone is on board.One Rosenblatt analyst sees lower demand for the iPhone 11 and argues that sales could disappoint. He has a "sell" rating and Street-low $150 price target. Another analyst from Goldman Sachs says that Apple's plan to offer one year of Apple TV+ for free when customers purchase certain new devices could have a "material negative impact."Finally, one last analyst take is on Disney (NYSE:DIS). Remember, Disney, Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) and Roku (NASDAQ:ROKU) all fell when Apple announced its new streaming product.However, analysts at Cowen noted that Disney's strength at the box office this year could make for a very difficult comp next year. To be honest, it's hard to argue that point, but Cowen must still be optimistic, maintaining a $154 price target.Next week we'll hear from the Federal Reserve. Not more than a few weeks ago, the market was pricing in a 100% probability of at least one rate cut. Even on Thursday, the odds stood at about an 89% probability of a rate cut and an 11% chance of no cut. On Friday, the odds of no cut jumped to 20.4%. Hmm.Bret Kenwell is the manager and author of Future Blue Chips and is on Twitter @BretKenwell. As of this writing, Bret Kenwell is long DIS and AAPL. More From InvestorPlace * 2 Toxic Pot Stocks You Should Avoid * 10 Big IPO Stocks From 2019 to Watch * 7 Discount Retail Stocks to Buy for a Recession * 7 Stocks to Buy Benefiting From Millennial Money The post Stock Market Today: Dona€™t Get Me Started on the WeWork IPO appeared first on InvestorPlace.

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    Trade Hopes, Growth Concerns Keep U.S. Stock ETFs in Muted Action

    U.S. markets and stock exchange traded funds meandered on Friday as optimism over progress in the trade war with China was pared down by lingering uncertainty over global growth. On Friday, the  SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (DIA) rose 0.2% and  SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) was flat. Global equities have been pushing higher this week on hopes of easing trade tensions between the U.S. and China, along with expectations of looser monetary policies from global central banks, recovering some of the lost ground experienced over a volatile August.

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    Retail Sales & Imports/Exports Reflect Ongoing Trade War

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