Wall Street wakes up with a mixed opening.
For the morning of this Thursday, July 21, the Stock Market started in a mixed way, that is, with profits and losses.
The main indicator, the Dow Jones stock index, and the selective Standard & Poor’s 500 index, known simply as the S&P 500, posted losses , while the Nasdaq, the index that includes the main technology companies, posted gains.
The Dow Jones fell 0.51 percent, shedding 161.84 points to 31,713; while the S&P 500 posted losses of 0.21 percent, losing 8.35 units, to 3,951.55. On the contrary, the Nasdaq technological index advanced 0.04 percent, standing at 11,902.5 points, after gaining 4.85 integers.
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The compasses of the new session focused on concerns about inflation, as well as the expectation of quarterly results from some leading companies in the United States .
Among the stocks that drove the upward trend on the Nasdaq, Tesla stands out, with an increase of almost ten percent, after reporting higher than expected earnings, thus reaching its maximum in eight weeks.
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Contrary to Tesla, AT&T shares plunged 10 percent on Wall Street, while those of its rivals, Verizon Communications Inc and T-Mobile US Inc, fell nearly 4 percent each.