U.S. stocks mixed to start August
With the TSX closed for the holidays, the American indices saw a choppy session to usher in August on Monday. The indices closed down by 0.14% to 0.28% with oil weighing down the most. Financials were also weak, though consumer names rallied. WTI crude sank nearly 5% below $94.
Losers included oil names such as Pioneer Natural Resources sliding 3.73%, Take-Two Interactive shedding 3.% and Royal Caribbean cruises sinking 7.54%. Meanwhile, the 10-year yield continued to lose ground, falling to 2.59% while Bitcoin slid 3.85% to $23,000.
🛫 Boeing (BA-N) +6%
🧼 Procter & Gamble (PG-N) +2.87%
🧻 Kimberly Clark (KMB-N) +2.65%
🛢 Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD-N) -3.73%
💾 Take-Two Interactive Softwar (TTWO-Q) -3%
🚢 Royal Caribbean Cruises (RCL-N) -7.54%
🅱 Bitcoin (BTCUSD) (CRYPTO:BTC) -3.85%