|Bid||63.68 x 4000|
|Ask||63.69 x 3000|
|Day's Range||63.25 - 64.47|
|52 Week Range||47.66 - 67.61|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|YTD Daily Total Return||-2.93%|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.58|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.13%|
The markets closed mixed with the NASDAQ and S&P 500 dragging as investors weighed the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy statement and Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell’s statements. The Final Round panel discusses the latest.
Technology stocks finished sharply higher Tuesday, helping the Nasdaq Composite rise, but financials and consumer staples weighed on the blue-chip Dow industrials. The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished flat at around 27,996, the S&P 500 index gained 0.5%, managing to overcome a bout of weakness late in the session coming from financials , and consumer staples . The Nasdaq Composite Index closed the strongest among its equity benchmarks, up 1.2% at 11,190. The moves for stocks on the session come ahead of Federal Reserve, which started its policy-setting meeting earlier in the day. In corporate news, Apple Inc. held its first virtual-only product reveal, where the Cupertino, Calif., tech behemoth showed off its latest smartwatch, and an updated lineup of its iPad tablets. Shares of Apple finished the session up 0.2%.
Consumer staples products include those that consumers are unwilling or unable to cut out of their budgets, in spite of financial difficulties or economic turmoil. There have been many factors in play in recent months which have threatened financial situations across the country, including the COVID-19 pandemic and periods of heightened tension involving trade between the U.