Dow Jones falls after the release of economic data

2021-04-13 16:23:09 GMT (Economies.com)
Dow Jones falls after the release of economic data

The main US stock indices saw mixed performance on Tuesday, following the release of economic data and bad news about a Covid-19 vaccine.

 

The US Food and Drug Administration called for a pause on Johnson & Johnson vaccine after six rare clotting cases were reported after taking the vaccine.

 

Data showed that the US consumer price index rose by 0.6% during the past month, in the largest monthly jump since August 2012, beating forecasts of a 0.5%.

 

As for stocks, Dow Jones fell 0.4% or 125 points to 33,622 as of 14:03 GMT, Nasdaq rose 0.7% or 96 points to 13,947, and S&P 500 rose 0.1% or 6 points to 4,133.

 
 
 
  Symbol Last Change Chg.%
1.2090
-0.0083
0.6781%
1.4033
-0.0103
0.7286%
Tadawul
10322.68
86.96
0.85%
26.889
-0.915
3.293%
64.289
-1.103
1.687%
67.87
-1.44
2.08%
1817.475
-26.750
1.450%
 
 
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