US stocks closed higher on Friday, with technology, financials, and telecommunication shares leading the way higher.
Led by gains in the price of gas, housing and vehicle insurance, consumer prices increased 0.4% in August, beating estimates for a 0.3% increase.
The S&P 500 rose less than a point to begin the day at 2,469 points, and the Nasdaq added 2 points to open at 6,431 points.
Sep 14 is a positive day so far for Guggenheim Dow Jones Indl Avg Div ETF (NYSEARCA:DJD) as the ETF is active during the day after gaining 0.26% to hit $31.5 per share.
The consumer price index's 0.4% gain last month was its biggest in seven months and is the last major economic data to be released ahead of the Federal Reserve's 19-20 September policy meeting.
DEAL DEAD: Chipmaker Lattice Semiconductor wobbled after the US government stopped its sale to a firm backed by the Chinese government because of national security concerns.
Power out for 2.2 million as restoration continues
In the wake of a storm, power companies avoid saying that service has been restored to every customer location. Georgia Power at one time had almost 1 million customers without power due to Hurricane Irma's strong winds.
In Asia, stocks were mostly lower on Friday in morning session after North Korea fired off another missile over Japan, ratcheting up geopolitical tensions and denting investor sentiment. The August decline in sales and downward revisions to the prior months make it more likely that consumption, the biggest part of the economy, will be hard-pressed to match the 3.3 percent growth pace of the prior quarter.
The outsize move in the Nasdaq was due to the technology sector, which climbed 0.4% thanks to strength in semiconductor stocks. The Nasdaq composite increased 24 points, or 0.4 percent, to 6,453. Amazon also lost 0.5 per cent, but Apple added one per cent after its new product launch this week. The contract rose 59 cents, or 1.2 percent, to settle at $49.89 a barrel Thursday, the highest closing price since the end of July.
US gold futures fell 0.16 percent to $1,327.20 an ounce.
Wall Street largely shrugged off reports showing an unexpected drop in USA retail sales last month and the first drop in industrial output since January, both in part due to the impact of Hurricane Harvey. The Federal Reserve said the weather and flooding was responsible for nearly all of the loss. The benchmark 10-year yield started the week near 2.09%; it traded around 2.19% Friday. Rival TransUnion lost $1.47, or 3.4 percent, to $41.61 and Experian fell 0.9 percent in London.
South Korea's Kospi index closed 0.4% higher, bouncing back from an earlier drop, as Asian markets overall finished mixed.
Celebrities from Bollywood were snapped leaving for London for Salman Khan's successful Da-bang tour to be held in London . In the video we see cute little Ahil about to feed Salman when he tricks him and eats it himself.
Juggalos marched to the Lincoln Memorial on Sunday, and it looks like they had that iconic Forrest Gump scene in mind. Violent J and Shaggy 2 Dope take the stage in clown makeup and douse their fans with cheap Faygo-brand soda.
The GOM meeting will be held every 15 days, mostly in Bengaluru , with the next meeting scheduled in the first week of October. Adhia said that there are difficulties but the attempt has been to find a solution to alleviate problems of people.
Turkey condemned the latest the ballistic missile launch, saying that it would lead to further deteriorate the worldwide security. Russian Ambassador Vassily Nebenzia also warned that there is no alternative to a peaceful solution.
However, this defense has been vulnerable against the run, has just two sacks and has allowed five plays of 40 yards or more. However, a lot of changes have occurred for both universities as both look to become title contenders once more.
Australia lost but I think they should certainly take a lot of confidence out of the way they played in the Indian conditions. Peter Handscomb has been drafted into the squad as his replacement, but he will not reach Chennai in time for this first ODI.
The Wallabies have now won 14 of their last 15 games against the Pumas and have lost only once to Argentina in 14 Tests at home. The Pumas dominated territory and possession in the first half and scored the opening try in the 23rd minute after 14 phases.
Our tipster was told that the new models would cost the same, and we've seen a deposit receipt confirming that identical pricing. Google is working on introducing Google Assistant to a pair of smart headphones, at least according to a new report .
The newborn baby is now out of a medically induced coma and stable but it's unknown whether he will have any neurological damage. Lockner has been jailed on $11 million bail and has also been charged with one count of assault on a child becoming paralyzed.
The gauge ended previous year at 2,238.83, sailing past 2,300 on February 9 and crossed 2,400 three months later. Energy firms were higher, but technology, health care and real estate companies weighed on the markets.
PV Sindhu wins her first Korea Open Superseries title
Sindhu got on top of the long rallies but Okuhara put up a strong resistance picking up the Sindhu's smashes easily . The Japanese star defeated Sindhu in a marathon final at World Championships just two weeks back.
Top UFC contender manhandles Bronx native David Branch
The former champion countered with a series of kicks to the body, but Branch didn't back away from his aggressive strategy. Hall was knocked down and bloodied by Jotko in the first, stopped him with an overhand right in the second round.
Morgan Stanley (MS) Receives Outperform Rating from Macquarie
Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI owned about 0.07% of Morgan Stanley worth $61,031,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. It has outperformed by 40.38% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months positive chart setup for the $85.75 billion company.
70 health care groups urge Congress to take action on DACA
Her husband thinks about it often, though. "It's opened up a whole world for me", he said. "You don't worry about anything". Coming to the USA was the only way they would stay healthy, so his parents successfully applied to study there.
Catalan mayors defiant over independence vote pressure
Since July, Madrid has demanded weekly spending reports in an attempt to prevent public money being used for the referendum. According to July poll, only 41 percent of Catalans favor independence but almost 70 want a vote.
Troops kill 18 Burundian refugees in Congo
Six members of the Congolese security forces were killed in the clashes, Congolese army spokesman Dieudonne Kasereka said. In the wake of the killings, Burundi's Foreign Minister Alain Aimé Nyamitwe took to Twitter demanding answers.
Coutinho returns but Liverpool frustrated by Burnley
But from his point of view it will be great for him to get some club football under his belt going into the worldwide games. It has been a tough week for Liverpool , who were flogged 5-0 by Manchester City a week ago before being held by Sevilla .
Your next auto might float up courtesy of Harvey
The sampled water contained E. coli many times the levels considered safe as well as lead, arsenic and other heavy metals. You should also run a vehicle's VIN through sites like Carfax and AutoCheck, though there will often be fees to do this.
SC receiver Samuel out for season
The Cats' next two offensive drives were ended by turnovers, an interception from Stephen Johnson and a fumble recovered by SC . The win means Kentucky also keeps their win streak over SC alive, which is now at four games.
Raikkonen: Red Bull Friday pace was misleading
Daniil Kvyat did improve on his second run, but only by enough to take 13th ahead of the second Force India of Esteban Ocon. I will accept a little bit of defeat but I'm still confident we will get victory .