Stock Market Today: P&G Earnings Headline Quiet Day for Stocks

While the major indexes failed to make big moves today, consumer staples giant Procter & Gamble popped after earnings.

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It was a quiet end to a wishy-washy week, with stocks struggling for direction following a mixed bag of earnings reports. 

Today's price action just echoed what we've seen over the past five sessions as investors look ahead to the next Fed meeting. But while the major indexes failed to make a big move, several individual stocks did – including blue chip stock Procter & Gamble (PG).  

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Karee Venema
Senior Investing Editor,

With over a decade of experience writing about the stock market, Karee Venema is the senior investing editor at She joined the publication in April 2021 after 10 years of working as an investing writer and columnist at Schaeffer's Investment Research. In her previous role, Karee focused primarily on options trading, as well as technical, fundamental and sentiment analysis.