1) U.S. Equity markets finished the day mixed as a new earnings season kicked off led by big Banks. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 32.62 or 0.11%, the S&P 500 fell 4.98 or 0.15% while the NASDAQ 100 closed lower by 22.60 or 0.24% and the Russell 2000 finished higher by 6.14 or 0.37%.
2) Crude Oil Futures advanced slightly while Gold Futures closed lower and the U.S. dollar ended flat. The Bond market advanced and the yield on the 10-Year Treasury Note settled at 1.814%.
3) Earnings season kicked off today with two of the largest banks and a major airline all reporting better-than-expected quarterly numbers. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) beat estimates and closed higher by $1.60 or 1.17% while Citigroup Inc. (C) advanced $1.26 or 1.56% and Delta Airlines Inc. (DAL) finished the day higher by $1.96 or 3.29%.
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