All three major indices cooled off today after a big rally yesterday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average(INDEX: ^DJI) was essentially flat, up just 0.03%. Ditto for the S&P 500(INDEX: ^GSPC), which advanced 0.19%, while the Nasdaq(INDEX: ^IXIC) was a bigger mover, dropping 0.99%.
The winners The day's three biggest winners on the Dow were General Electric(NYSE: GE), Coca-Cola(NYSE: KO), and Chevron(NYSE: CVX). GE ended the day up 2.37%, while Coca-Cola and Chevron were up 1.71% and 1.70%, respectively. What pushed these stocks up today? Find out as we analyze these moves in the following video.
Originally joining The Motley Fool in 2011 as editor of the Industrials sector, Brendan is now based in New York City where he interviews executives, authors, and influential people from across the investing and business world. He also provides analysis for Fool.com.