NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks had a muddled session on Tuesday, as investors worked through a large batch of corporate earnings from a range of companies including Gilead Sciences, McDonald’s and Texas Instruments.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 19.31 points, or 0.1 percent, to 18,473.75.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 0.7 of a point, or 0.03 percent, to 2,169.18.
The Nasdaq composite added 12.42 points, or 0.2 percent, to end at 5,110.05.
The Dow is down 97.10 points, or 0.5 percent.
The S&P 500 is down 5.85 points, or 0.3 percent.
The Nasdaq composite is up 9.89 points, or 0.2 percent.
For the year:
The Dow is up 1,048.72 points, or 6 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 125.24 points, or 6.1 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 102.64 points, or 2.1 percent.