American equity markets pull back at opening Friday (Barcelona) - The US Stock market experienced a generally negative opening Friday as the probe surround Boeing (BA) continues to gain the most headlines. After the FAA grounded all flights of the new Dreamliner aircraft, the stock rallied yesterday helping lift several indices.

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.