S&P500
2099.06
+8.96
+0.43%
 
NASDAQ
4933.5
+31.74
+0.65%
 
NYSE
10469.518
+29.907
+0.2865%
 
MMM
168.89
-0.02
-0.01%
 
AXP
65.52
+0.29
+0.44%
 
T
38.99
+0.15
+0.39%
 
BA
129.22
-0.09
-0.07%
 
CAT
71.96
-0.12
-0.17%
 
CVX
102.02
+0.52
+0.51%
 
CSCO
28.92
+0.02
+0.07%
 
KO
44.78
+0.09
+0.20%
 
DD
67.17
+0.21
+0.31%
 
XOM
90.01
+0.21
+0.23%
 
GE
30.12
+0.1
+0.33%
 
GS
159.53
+0.96
+0.61%
 
HD
133.94
-0.11
-0.08%
 
INTC
31.57
+0.08
+0.25%
 
IBM
152.84
+0.4
+0.26%
 
JNJ
113.06
+0.16
+0.14%
 
JPM
65.43
+0.4
+0.62%
 
MCD
123.25
-0.54
-0.44%
 
MRK
56.48
+0.09
+0.16%
 
MSFT
52.32
+0.43
+0.83%
 
NKE
56.19
+0.35
+0.63%
 
PFE
34.61
+0.18
+0.52%
 
PG
81.43
+0.21
+0.26%
 
TRV
114.18
+0.58
+0.51%
 
UNH
134
+1.02
+0.77%
 
UTX
100.76
+0.35
+0.35%
 
VZ
50.62
+0.46
+0.92%
 
V
79.66
+0.66
+0.84%
 
WMT
70.75
-0.1
-0.14%
 
DIS
100.29
+0.48
+0.48%
 
S&P500
2099.06
+8.96
+0.43%
 
NASDAQ
4933.5
+31.74
+0.65%
 
NYSE
10469.518
+29.907
+0.2865%
 
MMM
168.89
-0.02
-0.01%
 
AXP
65.52
+0.29
+0.44%
 
T
38.99
+0.15
+0.39%
 
BA
129.22
-0.09
-0.07%
 
CAT
71.96
-0.12
-0.17%
 
CVX
102.02
+0.52
+0.51%
 
CSCO
28.92
+0.02
+0.07%
 
KO
44.78
+0.09
+0.20%
 
DD
67.17
+0.21
+0.31%
 
XOM
90.01
+0.21
+0.23%
 
GE
30.12
+0.1
+0.33%
 
GS
159.53
+0.96
+0.61%
 
HD
133.94
-0.11
-0.08%
 
INTC
31.57
+0.08
+0.25%
 
IBM
152.84
+0.4
+0.26%
 
JNJ
113.06
+0.16
+0.14%
 
JPM
65.43
+0.4
+0.62%
 
MCD
123.25
-0.54
-0.44%
 
MRK
56.48
+0.09
+0.16%
 
MSFT
52.32
+0.43
+0.83%
 
NKE
56.19
+0.35
+0.63%
 
PFE
34.61
+0.18
+0.52%
 
PG
81.43
+0.21
+0.26%
 
TRV
114.18
+0.58
+0.51%
 
UNH
134
+1.02
+0.77%
 
UTX
100.76
+0.35
+0.35%
 
VZ
50.62
+0.46
+0.92%
 
V
79.66
+0.66
+0.84%
 
WMT
70.75
-0.1
-0.14%
 
DIS
100.29
+0.48
+0.48%
 

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