Stocks finished the day mixed, with the DOW being the only major index to end in positive territory. In economic news, retail sales increased 0.6% in August, slightly lower than the expected 0.7%.
Dow Jones +38 at 28,032
S&P 500 -16 at 3,385
NASDAQ -140 at 11,050
The 10 Year Treasury closed up 1 basis point yielding 0.69%
Oil prices closed up $1.84 ending at $40.12 a barrel
Gold prices closed flat ending at $1,953 an ounce
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