Here are the main market catalysts and closing values for the major US indexes on Thursday, October 15, 2020.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500, and Nasdaq Composite all fell on Thursday.

  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 19.8 points, or 0.07 percent, to close at 28,494.20.
  • The S&P 500 fell 0.15 percent to close at 3,483.34.
  • The Nasdaq Composite fell 0.47 percent to close at 11,713.87.

Markets were relatively flat after a sharp sell-off at the beginning of the session.

On Friday keep an eye out for:

  • The Bank of New York Mellon (BK), VF Corporation (VFC), Schlumberger (SLB), State Street (STT), JB Hunt Transport (JBHT), Ally Financial (ALLY) reporting earnings
  • Eurozone Final Consumer Price Index and Final Core CPI
  • Eurozone Trade Balance
  • Canada Manufacturing Sales
  • U.S. Retail Sales and Core Retail Sales
  • U.S. Industrial Production
  • U.S. University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment

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