Wall Street weak. Fed: proceed with caution, further increases if insufficient progress on prices

Wall Street weak Fed proceed with caution further increases if

(Finance) – Wall Street moves fractionally lower, with the Dow Jones which is leaving 0.22% on the floor; along the same lines, with a slight decrease inS&P-500, which continues the day below par at 4,537 points. In red the Nasdaq 100 (-0.72%); with a similar direction, slightly decreasingS&P 100 (-0.33%).

Investors are waiting for the quarterly reports of the retail sector and, in particular, the accounts of Nvidia. In the meantime, the Minutes of the latest Federal Reserve meeting, in which central bank officials warn that they need to proceed with caution. The Fed “sees further rate hikes if progress on inflation proves insufficient.” All members therefore agree on the need to proceed with caution. “The policy will remain restrictive for some time.”

Positive result in the S&P 500 basket for sectors healthcare (+0.78%) e materials (+0.48%). In the list, the worst performances are those of the sectors informatics (-1.06%) e secondary consumer goods (-0.49%).

At the top of the rankings American giants components of the Dow Jones, Travelers Company (+2.17%), Verizon Communications (+1.37%), United Health (+1.17%) e Visa (+0.98%).

The worst performances, however, are recorded on Intelwhich gets -2.87%.

He hesitates Microsoftwhich lost 1.29%.

Basically weak Goldman Sachswhich recorded a decline of 1.14%.

It moves below parity American Expresshighlighting a decrease of 0.98%.

To the top between Wall Street tech giantsthey position themselves Tesla Motors (+2.21%), eBay (+1.62%), Seagen (+1.42%) e Kraft Heinz (+1.30%).

The strongest sales, however, occur at Sirius XM Radiowhich continues trading at -5.54%.

Heavy Polishedwhich marks a decrease of -4.03 percentage points.

The negative performance of Globalfoundrieswhich drops by 3.53%.