US stocks eked out gains on Monday, 10 April 2017 as strength in energy shares helped to offset selling pressure sparked by geopolitical concerns, but market sentiment remained cautious going into the first-quarter earnings season. The S&P 500 technology sector was down 0.38%. The Nasdaq Composite Index rose 3.11 points to close at 5,880.93.
Energy shares got a boost as oil prices rallied following another shutdown at Libya's Sharara oilfield and amid growing concerns over Syria after the United States missile strike last week.
The markets traded in red in the first half, and recovered in the second half of the session. Three Jana employees plan to run for spots on the board and seek to launch a review of options for the company, including a potential sale. The stock was the biggest gainer in the S&P 500, adding $3.10 to $34.17. United shares on Monday were testing resistance at their 10-week moving average, trying to climb the right side of a base.
Until recently, these concerns have been overshadowed by a sharp rally in equities since President Trump won the election on a pro-Wall Street platform, which sent risk-assets ratcheting higher.
Qualcomm (QCOM) dropped almost 2% and Apple (AAPL) dipped 0.1% on reports that Qualcomm late Monday filed counter-claims against Apple, alleging the larger company of a series of unethical practices.
MARKETS OVERSEAS: Germany's DAX inched down 0.2 percent, while France's CAC 40 lost 0.5 percent.
In London, FTSE 100 was up nearly 43 points at the mid-day point after closing little changed yesterday. Hong Kong's Hang Seng was up 0.1%, while China's Shanghai Composite was up 0.3%.
In Asia, Korea's Kospi index slipped 0.4%, as tensions continued to build between North Korea and the USA over Kim Jong Un's nuclear weapons programme.
In other energy trading, wholesale gasoline gained 1 cent to $1.76 a gallon.
In other energy trading, wholesale petrol gained 1 cent to 1.76 dollars a gallon, heating oil rose 2 cents to 1.65 dollars a gallon, and natural gas slid 2 cents to 3.24 dollars per 1,000 cubic feet.
Job openings in February rose by 2.1% to 5.74 million, according to the Labor Department. During the session, however, prices briefly turned higher to touch an intraday high of $1,258.90. By the close, gold for June delivery was up $20.30, or 1.6%, at $1,274.20 an ounce - its loftiest settlement since early November.
In currencies, the Canadian dollar held steady at 75.01 cents U.S., a day before the Bank of Canada is set to make its latest interest rate announcement. The euro strengthened to 1.0596 dollars from 1.0588.
Clad in a white shirt and grey suit, Lee, himself the vice-chairman of Samsung Electronics , was mostly expressionless. The suspension of the Galaxy Note 7 phablet a year ago dealt a blow to its market presence as well as its reputation.
The rush of inquiries caused a backlog, forcing some callers to wait up to six minutes to speak with emergency personnel. The city has asked for assistance from the Federal Communications Commission in determining who was behind the hack.
She said "The allegation is that somehow Obama administration officials utilized intelligence for political purposes". This official and two other intelligence officials said the NSA often receives dozens of such requests in a month.
The two teams have met seven times in the Premier League, with undefeated Spurs on a four-game winning streak (W5, D2). Tottenham would, at least temporarily, cut Chelsea's lead to four points with a win.
She said she is struggling to get enough to eat amid food shortages. "The only coup here is against President Nicolas Maduro". One person was killed after a third day of protests turned violent in Venezuela on Thursday.
The following methods of execution were used across the world: beheading, hanging, lethal injection and shooting. Two Caribbean countries -Antigua and Barbuda and Bahamas- commuted their last remaining death sentences .
The launches are considered to be in violation with the corresponding resolution adopted by the United Nations. Mr Chang said Chinese leader Xi Jinping would have considered the strike as a "sign of disrespect to him".
The reefs which were damaged two years in a row, the problem reached to be extremely severe because they are dying off. Securing a future for coral reefs "ultimately requires urgent and rapid action to reduce global warming ".
A source said at the time: "Engagement or marriage may happen under the radar because they are very private people ". An insider said: " Bradley has been there for her and is loving seeing the baby grow inside her".
Recently, Tammanah Bhatia was seen at a fashion show, unveiling a clothing line inspired by Baahubali , created by BollyWoo. He said, "The media might write something bad about me, Prabhas or someone, but not about " Baahubali ".
That helped the Gamecocks stick with Gonzaga after the Bulldogs began the game shooting 60 percent at the first media timeout. He missed his second free throw on objective but Gonzaga's Zach Collins rebounded and made two free throws to clinch it.
At 65-14, the team is now 4.5 games clear of the San Antonio Spurs, who are going to play as the No. 2 seed in the playoffs. This gives Golden State a nice excuse to rest Curry, possibly for multiple games, going into the playoffs.
Out of those, his department forecasts 4 will become hurricanes, compared to the typical 6 to 7 in any given season. It only takes one storm to hit the coast to make an "inactive" season an "active" season for the ones affected.
High-performance engines often have higher compression ratios and thus need fuel with higher octane ratings to avoid knocking. The hashtag #DodgeDemon is the next part that will be seen in the Dodge performance story.
In honor of the episode's theme, " Most Memorable Year ", the 20-year-old looked back on 2000 - the year she was adopted. She earned a score of 36 out of 40 from the judges. "I just heard what you did", he tweeted.
The Belgian playmaker was named PFA Player of the Year after helping to inspire Premier League glory in 2014-15. I'm very happy to face this type of situation, to play with only four points above our opponent.
Young released "Rockin' in the Free World", a critique of the first George Bush administration, on the Freedom album in 1989. Besides the induction ceremony Friday night at Barclays Center, Lenny Kravitz will pay tribute to Prince.
Jordan Thompson will face John Isner, who was in excellent form despite losing to Kyrgios on Saturday over three tense sets. The 22-year-old won both of his matches against the Czech Republic in February's first-round tie in Melbourne.
After almost every game, triple-double or not, Westbrook deals with reporters asking him whether he's chasing stats or not. Westbrook made just six-of-25 shots from the field, his worst shooting night of the season.
But creatively, YouTube has done a stellar job of showcasing TV in a new way, for the mobile generation. The app was launched in a limited beta covering some 60,000 users in February, a Google spokesman said.
Cardinals RF Stephen Piscotty (head contusion) appeared Thursday as part of a double-switch in the sixth inning and went 0-for-2. That pretty much leaves one explanation: Either the ball or his chest protector was really, really sticky. "Have never seen it".
The North has defied the ban, saying it infringes on its sovereign rights to self-defence and the pursuit of space exploration. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping. "That decision would be up to the president", he told reporters.