Markets Have Mixed Day Of Trading As Russia-Ukraine Ceasefire Talks Go Nowhere

U.S. indices had a mixed day of trading Thursday amid overall market weakness following the collapse of Russia-Ukraine ceasefire talks.

  • The Nasdaq composite finished lower by 0.95% to 13,129; The Invesco QQQ Trust Series 1 QQQ lost 1.11% to $331.27
  • The S&P 500 traded lower by 0.43% to 4,259; The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust SPY lost 0.45% to $425.48
  • The Dow Jones composite finished higher by 0.25% to 11,400; The SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF Trust DIA traded lower by 0.36% to $332.20

Here are the day's winners and losers from the S&P 500, according to data from Benzinga Pro., Inc. AMZN, Baker Hughes Co BKR and Mosaic Co MOS were among the top gainers for the SPY Thursday.

Etsy Inc ETSY, Micron Technology, Inc. MU and Franklin Resources, Inc. BEN were among the top losers for the S&P 500.

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