Horizons S&P 500 Covered Call ETF (HSPX) Rises 1.6% for April 5
07 April, 2018, 00:59 | Author: Kathy Ellis
The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 239.33 points, or 1.0% to 24,503.77 after swinging 741 points in Wednesday's highly volatile session.
The stock futures implied the S&P 500 would not only open below its 200-day moving average, a key support level watched by technical analysts, but also challenge its 2018 low from February 9.
Stocks are falling again as trade tensions heat up between the US and China.
The Dow fell 588 points, or 2.4 percent, at 23,909. This stock has been struggling since President Donald Trump suggested it doesn't pay its fair share of taxes.
"The stock market is in a bit of a tug of war", says Allen Bond, portfolio manager of the Jensen Quality Growth Fund.
The S&P 500 posted one new 52-week high and eight new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 30 new highs and 89 new lows.
Cold front brings in strong storms and a blast of chilly air
The main threat from the stronger storms will be damaging wind gusts, but large hail and isolated tornadoes will also be possible. Ahead of this front look for a mostly cloudy sky Friday with a chance for a scattered shower or thunderstorm.
The U.S. and China have recently engaged in tit-for-tat tariff announcements, although traders seem optimistic that the threats are only a precursor to negotiations of a trade agreement between the two countries.
Caterpillar dropped 3.5 percent, the most in the Dow. Heating oil lost 2 cents to $1.96 a gallon.
Investors will also tune into Fed Chairman Jerome Powell's speech at an event later in the day for signs the central bank could raise rates more than the expected two more times this year.
Grain merchant Archer Daniels was down 2.8 percent, while Bunge slipped 2.5 percent.
The S&P 500 fell 58 points, or 2.2 percent, to 2,604. Friday's downdraft also came amid a jobs report for March that produced a weaker-than-expected headline figure, showing the USA economy added just 103,000 jobs versus forecasts for a rise of 170,000. While the UK's FTSE 100 Index crept up by 0.1%, the French CAC 40 Index dipped by 0.2% and the German DAX Index fell by 0.4%. USA 10-year Treasury yield was last down 2.75 basis points at 2.76 percent, while gold prices went up more than 1 percent.
"As a sector, technology has the most to lose from a world in which global trade is restricted and of course, some of the subjects of the tariffs, will also be hit", said Rick Meckler, president of investment firm LibertyView Capital Management in Jersey City, New Jersey.
For their home opener, the Minnesota Twins brought a bald eagle to soar around the stadium as part of the pre-game festivities. Knebel threw a 95 miles per hour fastball for ball two, then stumbled to the ground and left with the assistance of trainers.
The now-retired obstetrician was accused of medical negligence, breach of contract and fraud, among other things, in the lawsuit. Though the name was foreign to her, horrifyingly to Rowlette's parents, it was a name that they recognized nearly all too well.
In their statement , the prosecutors said Spain's request for extradition was valid as the charges had equivalents in German law. They said the Spanish charge of misuse of public money - for an unconstitutional referendum - could also be punished in Germany .
Asked what he wanted to see, Kerr answered: "Just trying, cutting hard, driving, maybe boxing out once in a while". Only seven teams have beaten them twice - Houston, Oklahoma City, Sacramento, Denver, Utah, Portland and Indiana.
During his speech , he asserted that the BJP government would not scrap the reservation policy, nor allow anyone to do so. But then, Amit Shah is known to start preparing for elections, whether at the Centre or states, much ahead of his rivals.
He dismissed the Marsh brothers, Shaun and Mitchell, with the first and fourth balls of the morning and Australia never recovered. Australia had made only 340 runs for the match; South Africa had that many well before lunch on day two.
Most of Sinclair's stations are CNN affiliates - meaning CNN shares content and resources with them and vice versa. The company is now offering $3.9 billion to purchase Tribune Media, which owns WGNO-TV and WNOL-TV in New Orleans.
According to the New York Times , the NYPD had encountered Vassell before and classified him as emotionally disturbed. Schneiderman said Thursday that his office is committed to "an independent, comprehensive and fair investigation".
The New Zealanders picked up their first gold medal on the track with a victory over England in the men's team sprint. Gururaja failed to lift the 138 kg in his first attempt, while his second attempt was cancelled by the judges.
Interested in Royal Family? "She is definitely the one wearing the pants in their relationship", a royal insider told People . A star following seven seasons on the U.S. hit Suits , " Meghan was established before she met Harry", says the insider.
Cardi B continues to be the talk of the entertainment industry. "Certain things, to me, have to be private", she asserted. First off, Cardi name-drops both Chrissy Teigen and Rihanna on the song "She Bad" - but not quite the way you'd expect.
Chiesa's coach Rick Little told MMA Junkie: "Conor went bananas and put a beating on the van that we were in looking for Khabib". The moniker stuck and McGregor even poked fun at it in a recent commercial for Burger King's newest chicken sandwich.
Pep Guardiola: We were offered Pogba & Mkhitaryan in January
Sadly, Pogba has yet to fulfil it at Old Trafford with his form so disappointing that Jose Mourinho has dropped him this year. You have to live these situations, once, twice or three times to become better players. "We are going into it to win it".
Ex-South Korean leader Park Geun-hye gets 24 years in prison
Jeon Du-hwan, who received the death penalty, and Roh Tae-woo, who got a 20-year jail term, spent only two years each in prison. Her predecessor, Lee Myung-bak, is also being investigated for corruption. "South Koreans are my family", she once declared.
Finau (ankle) cleared to play at Masters
The 9-hole Par 3 course allows for a much looser, more fun atmosphere than does the seriousness of the Masters tournament itself. Finau, ranked No. 32 in the world, is playing in his first Masters. "Crazy day", he wrote on Twitter on Wednesday night.
The Latest on the US-China Trade Conflict: Exchanging Tariffs
Soybeans, the top USA agricultural export to China , were among the 106 US products on which Beijing announced additional tariffs. He said: "We have never had an economy like we have right now, and we are going to make it bigger, and better and stronger'".