The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained, but the Nasdaq Composite and S&P 500 posted fell on Wednesday.

  • The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 53.62 points or 0.16 percent, to close at 33,730.89.
  • The S&P 500 fell 16.93 points or 0.41 percent to close at 4,124.66.
  • The Nasdaq Composite fell 138.26 points or 0.99 percent to close at 13,857.84.

Tech stocks dragged down the S&P 500 as corporate earnings beat expectations.

On Thursday keep an eye out for:

  • Retail Sales (MoM)
  • China's Gross Domestic Product (YoY)
  • Initial Jobless Claims
  • United Health, Bank of America, LVMH, Nestle, PepsiCo, Citigroup, BlackRock, Charles Schwab, and others are reporting earnings.