How major US stock market indexes fared on Tuesday
Jul. 18, 2017
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were divided Tuesday as health insurers declined after the failure of the latest Republican health care bills while a big jump in subscribers for Netflix gave technology and consumer-focused companies a lift.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index added 1.47 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,460.61.
The Dow Jones industrial average shed 54.99 points, or 0.3 percent, to 21,574.73.
The Nasdaq composite advanced 29.87 points, or 0.5 percent, to 6,344.31.
The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks lost 3.99 points, or 0.3 percent, to 1,427.61.
For the week:
The S&P 500 is up 1.34 points, or 0.1 percent.
The Dow is down 63.01 points, or 0.3 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 31.84 points, or 0.5 percent.
The Russell 2000 is down 1.20 points, or 0.1 percent.
For the year:
The S&P 500 is up 221.78 points, or 9.9 percent.
The Dow is up 1,812.13 points, or 9.2 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 961.19 points, or 17.9 percent.
The Russell 2000 is up 70.48 points, or 5.2 percent.