The stock indices of the USA vary on the background of internal statistics

The stock indices of the USA vary on the background of internal statistics


The Dow Jones industrial average rose 0.11%. In the first minutes of trading, the index went into negative by 0.01%. The index of wide market S&P 500 increases by 0.06%. In the first minutes of trading, the index lost 0.02 per cent.

MOSCOW, 5 Nov. Us stock indices show a slight mixed on Thursday after weekly data on applications for unemployment benefits and waiting for unemployment data for the month on Friday, according to data exchanges.

As at 17.48 GMT industrial index Dow Jones has raised on 0,11% — to 17889,1 item. In the first minutes of trading, the index went into negative by 0.01%. High-tech NASDAQ grew by 0.1% to 5148,37 item. The index of wide market S&P 500 rising by 0.06% to 2102,1 item. In the first minutes of trading, the index lost 0.02 per cent.

The labor Department reported earlier Thursday that initial claims for unemployment benefits in the U.S. for the week ending October 31 increased by 16 thousand compared to the figures of previous period to 276 thousand. Analysts had expected the saving rate at the level of the previous week 260 thousand.

“Despite the weak data, the fed rhetoric indicates that the impending rate hike in December. Markets have to quickly adjust their expectations”, — quotes Agency the associated Press, the analysts said DBS Group Research.

The head of the Federal reserve system (FRS) the USA Janet Yellen once again did not rule out a rate hike at the December meeting, which again led to the growth expectations of the markets of the pitch slider.

At the same time, the optimism of investors are waiting for statistics on unemployment in the USA for October will be published on Friday. Analysts are expected to maintain unemployment at around 5.1% and the increase in the number of new jobs in nonagricultural sectors of the economy 180 thousand against a growth of 142 thousand in the previous month.