The markets extended its losses during the midday with the Dow falling 42 points to 15,408 over concerns of a government shutdown. Nasdaq lost 11 points to 3763.
On the upside
Trade-Ideas selected Omeros (Nasdaq: OMER) as a "Barbarian at the Gate" stock.
Sarepta Therapeutics (Nasdaq: SRPT) was selected as a "Barbarian at the Gate" stock by Trade-Ideas.
Smartphone audio chipmaker Cirrus Logic (Nasdaq: CRUS) climbed on strong iPhone sales.
On the downside
Profit taking weighed down shares of Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: CYCC).
Investors locked in profits on Yelp (NYSE: YELP).
J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP) retained the services of Goldman Sachs to advise the department store retailer in its efforts to raise additional capital.
In the broad market, declining issues outpaced advancers by a margin of more than 3 to 2 on the NYSE and by more than 5 to 3 on Nasdaq. The broader S&P 500 lost 7 points to 1701.
Nasdaq quotes delayed at least 15 minutes, all others at least 20 minutes.
Markets are closed on certain holidays. Stock Market Holiday List
By accessing this page, you agree to the following
Press Release Service provided by PRConnect.
Stock quotes supplied by Telekurs USA
Postage Rates Bots go here