Daily Investment Interpretations
September 18, 2009
After yesterday's hearty gains, the indices have pulled back a little
NASDAQ Composite gained 6.11
to end at 2,132.86,
the Dow added 36.28
finish at 9,820.20 and
the S&P 500 rose 2.81
to end at 1,068.30.
Oil fell to
$71.85 a barrel, while gold shed
at $1,010. The VIX increased 0.27
Today was a quadruple witching day. Stock index futures, stock index options, stock options and single stock futures all expired today.
Meanwhile, the indices are flattening out, which usually means a pullback within a few more trading sessions.