Record High Closes Again for the US Equities markets.
Dow Jones industrial average posts its first record high close
since May 13 and the S&P500 adds a fresh record high close.
The Nasdaq closed up 44 (1.03%) at 4295, the S&P 500 closed up
12 (0.62%) at 1940, and the Dow closed up 96 (0.57%) at 16833.
Action came on slightly below average volume (NYSE 609 mln vs.
avg. of 682; NASDAQ 1793 mln vs. avg. of 1841), with advancers
outpacing decliners (NYSE 2447/701, NASDAQ 2098/579) and new
highs outpacing new lows (NYSE 308/19, NASDAQ 117/43).
S&P 500 1,940.46 +12.58 +0.65%
DOW 30 16,836.11 +98.58 +0.59%
NASDAQ 4,296.23 +44.59 +1.05%
Russell 2000 1,153.94 +22.72 +2.01%
Twitter TWTR shares rose 3% to $33.89 after rumors of the
company looking to purchase Sound Cloud surfaced this morning,
Stockshakers holds multiple strike and expiration Call options
Amazon AMZN Popped 5.5% to $323.57 after a video Teased a
future unveiling event June 18. Stockshakers holds multiple
strike and expiration Call options positions.
Apple AAPL shares continued the move up 0.39% to $647.35 the
looking 7 for 1 split event Monday is a big part of the bullish
action in AAPL recently. Stockshakers holds multiple strike and
expiration Call options positions.
Egypt-EGPT +4.7%, Greece-GREK +3.69%, Turkey-TUR +3.49%
Volatility-VXX -3.62%, Corn-CORN -1.47%, Sugar-SGG -1.32%,
Copper Miners-COPX -0.79%
Futures trading today, Gold scores biggest one-day gain in
three weeks jgaining $9, or 0.7%, closing at $1,253.30.
A recently announced EPA initiative to reduce power-plant
emissions; although the court ruling isn’t final yet, this
piece of information is valuable because it is about an actual
change in policy that may directly affect coal producers,
power-plants, automakers, and the price of Palladium.
Verint Systems VRNT was up strong almost 10% on the session, Stockshakers holds multiple strike and expiration Call options
During Thursdays session Stockshakers opened FLIR Bullish Call option positions.