MARKETS SNAPSHOT FOR 05/01/17
NASDAQ-Adv: 1,205 Dec: 1,731 NYSE-Adv: 1,356 Dec: 1,663 (Source: Nasdaq)
The S&P 500 closed slightly lower on Thursday weighed by financial shares and as investors dumped traditional retailers, but the Nasdaq Composite set a record closing high led by the strength of online retailer Amazon (AMZN.O).
The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI fell 42.87 points, or 0.21 percent, to 19,899.29, the S&P 500 .SPX lost 1.75 points, or 0.08 percent, to 2,269 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 10.93 points, or 0.2 percent, to 5,487.94.
Source: Reuters (Reporting by Rodrigo Campos; Editing by James Dalgleish)