Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Pfizer (PFE) and Verizon (VZ). There are no Dow stock 52 week lows.
Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open down -136 points.
Friday the Dow was down -180.43 (-0.68%) at 26,447.05.
Year-to-date the Dow is up +6.99%.
There were 6 Dow stocks up Friday.
The Dow stock winners Friday were led by Pfizer (PFE) +.47% and McDonald’s (MCD) +0.46%.
The Dow stock losers Friday were led by Intel (INTC) -2.29% and Apple (AAPL) -1.62%.
Merck (MRK -0.27%) may move higher initially this morning after the FDA approved an expanded use of Merck’s Gardasil 9 vaccine to include men and women aged 27 through 45 years old to prevent certain cancers and diseases caused by the 9 HPV types covered by the vaccine.
European stocks are lower and Asian markets ended lower.
The national average price of gasoline is unchanged at $2.914 per gallon.
Nike (NKE) reported earnings on 9/25/2018 after the market close of $0.67, just beating estimates calling for $0.657 per share.
Walgreens (WBA) reports earnings on 10/11/18 before the market open.
JPMorgan (JPM) reports earnings on 10/12/18 before the market open.
Goldman Sachs (GS) reports earnings on 10/16/18 before the market open.
IBM (IBM) reports earnings on 10/16/18 after the market close.
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) reports earnings on 10/16/18 before the market open.
UnitedHealth (UNH) reports earnings on 10/16/18 before the market open.
Travelers (TRV) reports earnings on 10/19/18 before the market open.
American Express (AXP) reports earnings on 10/18/18 after the market close.
Today’s Featured Dow Stock
Nike (NKE) is up +28.09% year-to-date.
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