Earnings lift Nasdaq to record while Dow, S&P drift | Reuters

NEW YORK The Nasdaq Composite closed at a record high on Thursday, boosted by results-related gains in Comcast, PayPal and Intuit, while the S&P 500 and the Dow were little changed.

Reuters April 28, 2017 01:45:07 IST
Earnings lift Nasdaq to record while Dow, S&P drift
| Reuters

Earnings lift Nasdaq to record while Dow SP drift
 Reuters

NEW YORK The Nasdaq Composite closed at a record high on Thursday, boosted by results-related gains in Comcast, PayPal and Intuit, while the S&P 500 and the Dow were little changed.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 7.06 points, or 0.03 percent, to 20,982.15, the S&P 500 .SPX gained 1.41 points, or 0.06 percent, to 2,388.86 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC added 23.71 points, or 0.39 percent, to 6,048.94.

(Reporting by Rodrigo Campos; Editing by Nick Zieminski)

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