|Day's Range||2,903.82 - 2,911.85|
|52 Week Range||2,488.03 - 2,916.50|
Shares of online streaming giant Netflix (NFLX) rose 5% on September 18. The stock is currently trading at $367.65, 108% above its 52-week low of $176.55 and 13% below its 52-week high of $423.21.
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Stocks seem ready for a relatively quiet day, with major indexes drifting slightly lower ahead of the open as trade remains the main investor focus.
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High-dividend “safety” stocks are leading U.S. stock indexes’ latest assault on record highs, the most recent sign of how a nine-year-long market rally is reshaping longstanding investor behaviors. This month, the biggest gainers in the S&P 500 include firms focusing on telecommunications services, consumer staples and utilities—so-called safe sectors whose steady dividend payouts have long made them investor favorites when markets are volatile or declining.
Stocks opened little changed on Wednesday as fears of a growing U.S.-China trade conflict kept investor sentiment in check. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite both rose less than 0.1 percent while the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 54 points. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said China was facing " greater difficulties " in keeping its economy stable.
The S&P 500 rallied quite nicely during the trading session on Tuesday but did not do so without drama. The market broke down below the 2900 level after it was announced that the Chinese were going to the WTO to complain about the Americans, and of course that more reactionary tariffs would be part of the game. Beyond that, the Americans have already stated that they are going to add more tariffs.