stock market today The US stock market today closed lower, small-cap stocks underperformed. Dow Jones fell 157 points, S&P 500 lost 22 points. The closing numbers for the stock market oday at the close: S&P 500: 3,511.93,-22.29(-0.63%)Dow 30: 28,679.81,-157.71(-0.55%)Nasdaq: 11,863.90,-12.36(-0.10%)Russell 2000: 1,636.85,-12.21(-0.74%) stock market news “JPMorgan Chase (JPM) kicked off the first set of earnings reports by posting an unexpected increase in profit over last year, driven by a near-30% jump in markets revenue after a stock rally earlier this year and jump in volume drove more equity and bond trading activity. Its provisions for credit costs totaled a smaller than expected $611 million, versus the more than $2 billion in reserve Wall Street had expected the bank would set aside in anticipation of soured loans during the pandemic. On the whole, consensus economists expect companies within the S&P 500 financials sector will see earnings per share decline, in aggregate,…
Notable stock earnings today Pre-market ET: UnitedHealth Group (UNH) is expected to report adjusted earnings of $5.25 per share on revenue of $63.3 billion Bank of New York Mellon (BK) is expected to report adjusted earnings of 92 cents per share on revenue of $3.89 billion PNC Financial Services Group (PNC) is expected to report adjusted earnings of 72 cents per share on revenue of $4.1 billion US Bancorp (USB) is expected to report adjusted earnings of per share of 30 cents on revenue of $5.55 billion Goldman Sachs (GS) is expected to report adjusted earnings of $3.95 per share on revenue of $9.71 billion Post-market Alcoa (AA) is expected to report an adjusted loss per share of 28 cents on revenue of $2.11 billion Stock market data: Yahoo Finance A busy earnings calendar this period can offer opportunities for stock trading, stock investing adding volatility to the stock market.
Stock market news Notable stock earnings today include 3M Co (MMM), Allergan plc (AGN), Amgen Inc (AMGN), KLA Corp (KLAC), Xerox Corp (XRX), and D.R. Horton Inc (DHI). All these stocks can move significantly upon the release of their earnings. Stocks to buy or sell? We have a stock market newsletter.