Dow Jones Round Up - Lower: DD, VZ, IBM

dd New York, April 30th ( - The Dow Jones Industrial Average is lower trading at 14801.2, which represents -0.12% versus its previous trading session close, with half of its components trading positively.

DuPont (NYSE:DD) is the Dow's top performer this morning with the stock trading at $54.57 representing 0.86% versus the previous trading session. Shares of DuPont, the life sciences company have defined support at $41.67 and resistance at $53.52.

Verizon (NYSE:VZ) is also among the top performers early in the session, trading at $53.81 representing 0.65% from its previous close. Verizon, the owner of the largest wireless network with more subscribers in the U.S. has calculated support and resistance levels at $41.50 and $52.49 respectively. The other top performer this morning is IBM (NYSE:IBM), which is trading at $200.45 representing 0.65% from the previous trading session.

The Dow's worst performers include Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) that is trading at $29.58 or -2.8% from the previous close. Shares of Pfizer, the pharmaceutical company maker of Viagra and Lipitor have defined support at $28.79 and resistance at $31.15. Also among the worst performers we have Merck (NYSE:MRK), which is trading at $47.24 representing -1.21% from the previous session.

Benchmark crude for December delivery is also trading lower at $86.67 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange lower by $1.22 from the previous trading session.

The Dow is under performing the S&P 500, but is pretty much equal with the NASDAQ composite. The S&P 500 is currently trading at 1593.86, which represents 0.02% from previous close, the Nasdaq on the other hand is trading at 3318.42 that represents 0.34% from previous session.

Technical Scans

Stock Market

o Dow Jones 18,232.02 ▼53.72 (-0.29%)
o S&P 500 2,126.06 ▼4.76 (-0.22%)
o NASDAQ 5,089.36 (%)

Dow Jones

Company ID [INDEXDJX:.DJI] Last trade:18,232.02 Trade time:4:32PM EDT Value change:▼53.72 (-0.29%)

S&P 500

Company ID [INDEXSP:.INX] Last trade:2,126.06 Trade time:4:32PM EDT Value change:▼4.76 (-0.22%)


Company ID [INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC] Last trade:5,089.36 Trade time:5:15PM EDT Value change: (%)

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