Beginning with the indices and composites, the NASDAQ fell -0.23% as it settles in region of 3129.31, down -7.23 points in these moments. In addition, the S&P 500 is trading in negative territory, operating at 1479.76, descending -1.15 points or -0.07% at the time of writing. Finally, the Dow Jones has moved lower at the opening as well, trading in the zone of 13595.02, presently nearly unchanged after a descent of -0.10 points.
Sectors are all mixed at the opening, however the Consumer Cyclical and Technology sectors have distinguished themselves as the losers thus far, contracting -0.47% and -0.51% respectively. In other news, the price of crude has settled above USD $95.51 Friday.