Major U.S. stock-indexes slightly fell on Tuesday, dragged down by financial and consumer discretionary shares, with investors awaiting President Donald Trump's first speech to a joint session of Congress. Trump's promises of tax reform, infrastructure spending and simpler regulations have sparked a post-election rally that has propelled the main U.S. market indexes to record highs.
Most of Dow stocks in negative area (21 of 30). Top loser - Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT, -1.63%). Top gainer - The Boeing Company (BA, +0.71%).
Most of S&P sectors are also in negative area. Top loser - Conglomerates (-1.3%). Top gainer - Utilities (+0.5%).
At the moment:
Dow 20800.00 -13.00 -0.06%
S&P 500 2362.00 -6.25 -0.26%
Nasdaq 100 5328.50 -19.00 -0.36%
Oil 53.32 -0.73 -1.35%
Gold 1257.20 -1.60 -0.13%
U.S. 10yr 2.35 -0.02