Apple Gets an Antitrust Monitor, Ford Explores Space Robot Technology: Market Recap
U.S. stocks rose Wednesday, boosted by oil prices rising on concerns about U.S. military intervention in Syria. On Tuesday, the S&P 500 sunk to its lowest point since July 3 as investors worried about the effect U.S. involvement in Syria’s unrest could have on the market. Housing data released Wednesday showed that pending home sales dropped 1.3 percent in July after only falling 0.4 percent in June.
Gold: -0.30% to $1,416.00 per ounce; Oil: +0.04% to $105 per barrel; U.S. 10-Year: +2.24 to 2.782%.