The Dow Market Happenings For Tuesday, December 22, 2015

There are no Dow stocks at 52 week highs.There are no Dow stock 52 week lows.

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open up +47 points.

Monday, the Dow was up +123.07 (+0.72%) at 17,251.62.

Year-to-date the Dow is down -3.21%.

There were 26 Dow stocks up Monday.

The Dow stock winners Monday were led by JPMorgan (JPM) +1.77% and Pfizer (PFE) +1.47%.

The Dow stock losers Monday were led by Disney (DIS) -1.05% and Chevron (CVX) -0.63%.

American Express (AXP +0.78%) was rated new ‘Market Perform’ at JMP Securities.

Pfizer (PFE +1.47%) reported that a Phase 3 study of its Pristiq drug did demonstrate superior efficacy versus a placebo in pediatric patients ages 7 to 17 with Major Depressive Disorder.

European stocks are mostly higher and Asian markets ended mostly higher.

The national average price of gasoline is up seven-tenths of a cent at $2.005 per gallon.

Earnings Reports.

Nike (NKE) reports earnings on 12/22/15 after the market close.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) is down -2.86% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

0830 ET Q3 GDP expected revised to +1.9% from +2.1% (q/q annualized). Q3 personal consumption expected revised to +2.9% from +3.0%. Q3 GDP price index expected unrevised from +1.3%. Q3 core PCE expected unrevised from +1.3% q/q.

0900 ET Oct FHFA house price index expected +0.5% m/m, Sep +0.8% m/m.

1000 ET Nov existing home sales expected -0.4% at 5.34 million, Oct -3.4% to 5.36 million.

1000 ET Dec Richmond Fed manufacturing survey expected +2 to -1, Nov -2 to -3.

1500 ET USDA Nov Cold Storage.

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