DJIA Market Happenings For Monday, August 29, 2022 – JPMorgan (JPM) 114.67 Down -27.58% YTD

There are no Dow stocks hitting 52-week highs. Dow stock 52-week lows include Intel (INTC) 33.36 (-4.39%) and Walgreens (WBA) 36.00 (-2.17%).

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open down -238 points.

Friday the Dow closed down -1008.38 (-3.03%) at 32,283.40.

Year-to-date the Dow is down -11.16%.

Friday, none of the Dow 30 stocks were up, (2) were at 52-week lows and none were at 52-week highs.

The Dow stock winners Thursday were not to be found.

The Dow stock losers Thursday were led by 3M (MMM) 129.14 (-9.54%), Salesforce (CRM) 165.23 (-4.99%), Intel (INTC) 33.36 (-4.39%), Nike (NKE) 108.28 (-4.36%), Microsoft (MSFT) 268.09 (-3.86%) and Home Depot (HD) 298.10 (-3.77%).

The 10 YR yield is currently at 3.092% and the VIX is at 27.16 (+6.26%).

Futures are down across the board Monday morning, with no new economic data or major earnings reports expected. Investors are looking forward to the August jobs report, scheduled for Friday, as they weigh just how big a rate hike could be coming from the Fed in September.

Walmart (WMT) is offering to buy the 47% of South African retailer Massmart that it doesn’t already own for $377.6 million. That values Massmart at 53% above Friday’s close.

Dow Inc. (DOW) fell 2.8% in the premarket after KeyBanc downgraded it to “underweight” from “sector weight.” KeyBanc said it expects Dow’s margins and earnings this quarter to approach trough or recession levels.

U.S. futures are lower, European stocks are lower and Asian markets ended mostly lower.

The national average price of gasoline is down three-tenths of a cent at $3.850 per gallon.

Latest Dow 30 Earnings Reports

There are no Dow 30 companies set to report earnings in the near term.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

JPMorgan (JPM)

JPMorgan (JPM) 114.67 (-3.27%) is down -27.58% in 2022.

Financial Calendar

10:30 AM ET Dallas Fed Mfg Business Index (Aug), -22.6
11:30 AM ET 3-Month Bill Auction, 2.740%
11:30 AM ET 6-Month Bill Auction, 3.110%
14:15 PM ET Fed Vice Chair Brainard Speaks

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