Stock Market Today: S&P 500, Nasdaq Extend Losing Streaks

The two indexes have closed lower for five straight sessions.

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Stocks went on a roller-coaster ride Thursday with up-and-down price action sparked by a fresh round of corporate earnings and hawkish Fed commentary.   

After spending time in both positive and negative territory today, the Nasdaq Composite closed down 0.5% at 15,601 and the S&P 500 shed 0.2% to 5,011 – a fifth straight loss for both indexes. The Dow Jones Industrial Average eked out a 0.06% gain to 37,775.

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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.