July is ending with a whimper, with the Dow Jones Industrials
Gain/ Loss %
|Dow Jones Industrial Average||(39.43)||(0.30%)|
|WTI Oil Futures||(2.02)||(2.2%)|
Source: Yahoo! Finance as of 3:45 p.m. ET.
Today's earnings created quite a dichotomy in the market, with some major gains and losses from a number of sectors. Cirrus Logic
There were also a few winners in the energy sector today. Oil refiner Valero
Cobalt International Energy
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