US stocks open mostly lower after data

Friday, 25. September 2020 15:30

Major stock indexes in the United States opened mixed on Friday after the country's Census Bureau reported new orders for manufactured durable goods in August grew by 0.4% month-on-month. Meanwhile, the European Union Aviation Safety Agency said test flights of Boeing Co.'s 737 MAX "went well."

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.45%, with Dow Inc. dropping 1.54%. The Nasdaq 100 increased 0.11%. Group Ltd. was the best performer, jumping 5.73%. The S&P 500 surrendered 0.27% as TechnipFMC plc slid 4.44%.

The euro lost 0.33% against the greenback at 9:29 am ET, changing hands for 1.16330. The pound fell 0.24% to sell for 1.27175 dollars.

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