There are no Dow stocks at 52 week highs.Dow stock 52 week lows include Dupont (DD).
Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open down -49 points.
Wednesday, the Dow was up +140.10 (+0.84%) at 16,739.95.
Year-to-date the Dow is down -6.08%.
There were 29 Dow stocks up Wednesday.
Dow stock winners Wednesday were led by General Electric (GE) +2.49% and Chevron (CVX) +2.40%. Oil and Energy had a good day.
The Dow stock loser Wednesday was Verizon (VZ) -0.39%.
The FOMC is scheduled to announce its policy decision at 2:00 p.m. ET, while the Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen will hold a press conference at 2:30 p.m. ET.
European stocks are mostly higher and Asian markets ended mostly lower.
The national average price of gasoline is down six-tenths of a cent at $2.302 per gallon. Gas is $2.36 per gallon at the local Gig Harbor Costco.
Nike (NKE) reports earnings on 9/24/2015 after the market close.
Today’s Featured Dow Stock
General Electric (GE) is up +2.61% year-to-date.
0830 ET Weekly initial unemployment claims expected unch at 275,000, previous -6,000 to 275,000. Weekly continuing claims expected -2,000 to 2.258 million, previous +1,000 to 2.260 million.
0830 ET Q2 current account balance expected -$113.5 billion, Q1 -$113.3 billion.
0830 ET Aug housing starts expected -3.8% to 1.160 million, Jul +0.2% to 1.206 million. Aug building permits expected +2.5% to 1.158 million, Jul -15.5% to 1.130 million.
0830 ET USDA weekly Export Sales.
1000 ET Sep Philadelphia Fed business outlook survey expected -2.4 to 5.9, Aug +2.6 to 8.3.
1100 ET Treasury announces amount of 2-year T-notes (previous $26 billion), 2-year floating rate notes (previous $13 billion), 5-year T-notes (previous $35 billion) and 7-year T-notes (previous $29 billion) to be auctioned Sep 22-24.
1400 ET FOMC announces interest rate decision.