The major indexes ended the day mixed and the week in negative territory as investors paused while changes to health care policy were debated in Washington.
Stocks wobbled throughout the session as investors awaited the crucial House vote on the proposed health care bill and what it might signal for the future of the Trump administration’s economic policy initiatives.
Stocks ended mixed, as the markets continued weighing the prospects of the Trump administration’s pro-growth policies.
The major indexes posted their biggest daily declines of the year, as investors began to reassess whether Trump administration pro-growth policies would be delayed in the wake of a troubled health care bill and a newly announced FBI investigation.
Stocks ended the session mixed and little changed.
The major indexes ended the day mostly flat to lower despite encouraging reports on leading measures of economic activity.
Stocks were flat after yesterday’s post-Federal Reserve meeting bump, with the health care sector weighing down the S&P 500 Index and the biotech industry in particular holding back the Nasdaq.
Stocks closed with solid gains after the Fed raised interest rates on a busy day for the markets.
Stocks sagged after a drop in crude oil prices weighed on the energy sector, while tomorrow’s interest rate decision from the Federal Open Market Committee occupied investors’ attention.