Nasdaq 100 E-Mini Futures Market News and Commentary
The S&P 500 Index ($SPX) this morning is up +0.10%, the Dow Jones Industrials Index ($DOWI) is down -0.35%, and the Nasdaq 100 Index ($IUXX) is up +0.88%.
U.S. stock indexes this morning are mixed. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 both posted new record highs today on strength in technology stocks. The DJIA was weaker on a slump in Johnson & Johnson after U.S. health officials recommended a pause in the use of Johnson & Johnson’s Covid vaccine.
Strength in technology stocks today is a positive factor for the overall market. Moderna (MRNA) surged over +7% today after rival Johnson & Johnson’s Covid vaccine was temporarily halted for use in the U.S. Also, Tesla (TSLA) and Zoom Video Communications (ZM) are up more than +4% today, and Apple (AAPL) is up more than +1%.
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) is down more than -2% today to lead losses in the Dow Jones Industrials index. JNJ retreated today after the U.S. FDA and CDC called for an immediate pause in the... Read more