DJIA Market Happenings For Tuesday, August 25, 2020

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

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open up +136 points.

Monday the Dow was up +378.13 (+1.35%) at 28,308.46.

Year-to-date the Dow is down -1.26%.

There were 25 Dow stocks up Monday.

The Dow stock winners Monday were led by Boeing (BA) 178.27 (+6.43%), Dow (DOW) 46.12 (+5.80%) and American Express (AXP) 99.33 (+3.31%).

The Dow stock losers Monday were led by UnitedHealth (UNH) 308.84 (-1.69%), Intel (INTC) 49.14 (-0.28%) and Walmart (WMT) 131.33 (-0.23%).

S&P Dow Jones Indices, which manages the benchmark index of 30 stocks, is adding Salesforce (CRM), Amgen (AMGN) and Honeywell to the Dow while giving ExxonMobil (XOM), Pfizer (PFE) and Raytheon Technologies (RTN) the boot. The decision was made to balance out the disruption from Apple’s 4-to-1 stock split, which takes effect next Monday (8/31/2020).

European stocks are higher and Asian markets ended mostly lower.

The national average price of gasoline is up two-tenths of a cent at $2.191 per gallon.

Earnings Reports

There are no Dow stocks set to report earnings in the near term.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

Dow (DOW)

Dow (DOW) is down -15.73% year-to-date. Dow (DOW) YTD low was 21.95 on 3/16/2020. Dow has provided a +110.11% gain off the YTD low.

Financial Calendar

8:55 AM ET Redbook

9:00 AM ET Case-Shiller House Price Index

9:00 AM ET FHFA House Price Index

10:00 AM ET Consumer Confidence

10:00 AM ET New Home Sales

10:00 AM ET Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index

11:00 AM ET 4-Week Bill Announcement

11:00 AM ET 8-Week Bill Announcement

1:00 PM ET 2-Yr Note Auction

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