Dow Jones Today Struggles to Break Seven-Day Losing Streak


The Dow Jones today moved 80 points lower in pre-market hours as trade tensions continued to dominate investor sentiment. Despite a solid day of earnings on Wednesday that renewed market optimism, the Dow shed 42 points by Wednesday’s market close. Investors continue to worry about the fallout from the ongoing spat between China and the United States on trade. However, you don’t have to – if you know how to profit.

Here are the numbers from Wednesday for the Dow, S&P 500, and Nasdaq:

Index Previous Close Point Change Percentage Change
Dow Jones 24,657.80 -42.41 -0.17%
S&P 500 2,767.32 4.73 0.17%
Nasdaq 7,781.51 55.93 0.72%

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