US stock indices closed mostly negative, a day before the Fed's expected 75 basis point rate hike. The Dow-30 and S&P500 fell for the fifth straight day, the longest streak since January.
At the close on the New York Stock Exchange the Dow Jones was down 0.50% to a 52-week low, the S&P 500 was down 0.38% and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.18%.
At the end of Tuesday's trading, shares of such companies in the Dow Jones index were the leaders: Boeing (NYSE: BA) +5.44%, Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) +0.92%, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) +0.67%, Coca-Cola (NYSE: KO) +2.74%.
However, the value of such companies fell: UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH) -1.69%, Procter and Gamble (NYSE: PG) -3.12%.
S&P 500 Index
At the end of Tuesday trading, shares of such companies in the S&P 500 index rose: ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM) +0.26%, FedEx (NYSE: FDX) +14.41%, Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) +10.41%, CF Industries Holdings (NYSE: CF) +7.98%, Enphase Energy (NASDAQ: ENPH) +0.72%, The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) +2.53%.
Shares of such companies closed down: Oneok Inc. (NYSE: OKE) -1.16%, Mettler-Toledo International (NYSE: MTD) -1.29%, AvalonBay Communities (NYSE: AVB) -0.84%, Edison International (NYSE: EIX) -2. 24%, DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) -2.38%, Equity Residential (NYSE: EQR) -0.78%, Steris (NYSE: STE) -3.58%, West Pharmaceutical Services (NYSE: WST) -1.15%, W. W. Grainger (NYSE: GWW) -1.73%, CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE: CMS) -3.37%.
At the end of Tuesday's trading, shares of such companies in the Nasdaq Index were up: Comera Life Sciences (NASDAQ: CMRA) +126. 50%, Cosmos Holdings (NASDAQ: COSM) +50.41%, ShiftPixy Inc. (NASDAQ: PIXY) +53.38%, Willscot Mobile Mini Holdings (NASDAQ: WSC) +0.77%, Legend Biotech (NASDAQ: LEGN) +2.30%, Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL) +4.26.
However, shares of such companies in the Nasdaq index fell: Outset Medical (NASDAQ: OM) -34.05%, Calithera Biosciences (NASDAQ: CALA) -30. 95%, Redbox Entertainment (NASDAQ: RDBXW) -60.66%, Credit Acceptance (NASDAQ: CACC) -0.095%, Syneos Health (NASDAQ: SYNH) -0.57%, Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ: EXAS) -0.38%, CDK Global (NASDAQ: CDK) -0.15%.
Moreover, on the NYSE, the number of securities that declined (2,029) exceeded the number that closed on the plus side (1,188), while the quotation of 126 stocks was virtually unchanged. On Nasdaq, the securities of 2,169 companies declined, while 1,711 rose and 245 remained at the previous close.