Here are the main market catalysts and closing values for the major US indexes on Tuesday, February 23, 2021.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 gained, while the Nasdaq Composite fell on Tuesday.

  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 15.66 points or 0.05 percent, to close at 31,537.35.
  • The S&P 500 gained 0.13 percent to close at 3,881.37.
  • The Nasdaq Composite fell 0.50 percent to close at 13,465.20.

The market recovered after Fed chair Jerome Powell's comments calmed inflation concerns.

Next week keep an eye out for:

  • New Home Sales (MoM)
  • Fed's Chair Powell testifies
  • Nvidia, Lowe's, Deere & Co., and Royal Bank of Canada are reporting earnings.

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