U.S. indexes were lower in trading on Tuesday after Russia recognized the Donetsk and Luhansk regions as independent and ordered troops to be sent to the separatist regions of Ukraine. Tensions between Ukraine and Russia have weighed on market sentiment, sending energy prices higher on supply-related concerns.
- The composite fell 1.23% to $13,381; Invesco QQQ Trust Series 1 (NASDAQ:QQQ) was down 1% at $338.08.
- The S&P 500 fell 1.02% to $4,304; The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NASDAQ: SPY ) was down 1.08% at $429.57.
- The Dow Jones Industrial Average was 1.27% lower at $11,250; and SPDR ETF Trust (NASDAQ:DIA (MC:) ) ended the day down 1.46% at $336.01.
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These were the main winners and losers of the Dow Jones for the day, according to data from Benzinga Pro.
McDonald’s Corp (NYSE:NYSE:) and Amgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:NASDAQ: ) were among the few to benefit THERE during the day on Tuesday.
Apple Inc (NASDAQ:NASDAQ:), Nike Inc (NYSE:NYSE:) y Home Depot Inc (NYSE:NYSE:) was the biggest loser on the Dow Jones.
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