Oil prices fell below $35 U.S. stocks fell
On the 18th in the morning, with us crude oil futures prices fell below $35, U.S. stocks on Thursday afternoon to turn down.Oil prices fell again weigh on energy and raw material plate.
Eastern time on December 17, now December 18th 00:55 (Beijing time),The dow Jones(17128.55, 367.29, 2.10%) industrial average fell 119.89 points, to 17629.20 points, or 0.68%.The standard & poor's 500 index fell 16.86 points, to 2056 points, or 0.81%.The nasdaq(4923.08, 79.47, 1.59%) composite index fell 30.37 points, to 5040.76 points, or 0.60%.
U.S. stocks opened higher on Thursday, as the U.S. oil prices fell below $35 a barrel, U.S. stocks turned down gradually.
ITG sales department manager Brian, g (Brian Fenske) said: "today's trading volume slightly enlarged, people hope to deal with their positions before the holiday."
Mr Tusk said Thursday, U.S. stocks rallied after the callback, belongs to the normal phenomenon.He said: "now as everyone expected the fed raising interest rates, investors to return to the market, according to the fundamentals of individual stocks traded."
The federal reserve to raise interest rates on Wednesday 25 basis points, at the same time passed the future path of interest rates will be relatively mild doves.Federal reserve chairman, Janet Yellen - (Janet Yellen) emphasis will continue to focus on economic growth and inflation.The federal reserve to raise interest rates for the first time in nearly 10 years, investors see it as a central bank[microblogging]Cast a vote of confidence for the U.S. economy.
, analysts said the fed would improve benchmark interest rate by a quarter point marks the ultra-low interest rates monetary policy in financial markets the end of
the period of history.The United States, the worst economic downturn since the great depression took the policy of ultra-low interest rates.
AJ Bell company investment director at drawing - mulder (Russ Mould), said: "the federal reserve decided to completely in line with market expectations, the market clearly has' finally increases the feeling of relief."
Mulder said: "in the context of the global economy remains weak interest rates might be a little risk, the most but the fed's move is to cast a vote of confidence for the U.S. economy, is obviously influenced by the domestic consumer spending growth, the employment data of positive incentives, such as strong."
The federal reserve announced on Wednesday afternoon after raising interest rates, the three major indexes rose sharply.
Economic data on Thursday, the labor department announced that the number of initial claims for unemployment benefits last week the United States less than expected, according to the Labour market remains strong.
Labor department on Thursday, according to data released by the number of initial claims for unemployment benefits for the week ending on December 12, 11000 to 11000, a bloomberg survey of economists had predicted value is 275000.Last week when the government survey companies and households to compute during the employment and unemployment data in December.
A separate data show that the United States in the third quarter of the current account deficit rose 11.7%, to $124.1 billion.
The Philadelphia fed announced on Thursday, the Philadelphia area manufacturing index fell to 5.9 in December, for the third time in the past four months to negative.The average forecast of economists surveyed by MarketWatch the index of 1.The index is higher than 0 means improvements in manufacturing.
American manufacturing is generally by a stronger dollar, falling overseas demand and the factors of crude oil futures prices fell.The Philadelphia fed's manufacturing index, the new orders index still negative, down 6 points, down to 9.5.But companies reported rise in shipments, the shipping index rose 6 points, to 3.7%.
The leading economic indicators index climbed 0.4% in November, rose to 124.6.
No fed officials talk schedule on Thursday.Richmond fed President Jeffrey Lacker - (Jeffrey Lacker) will deliver a speech on Friday.
Stocks news, KaloBios Pharmaceuticals (KBIO) suspended from trading, will release the nasdaq[microblogging]Require the company to disclose the information.Suspended from trading until the stock has tumbled 50%.
oracle(36.35, 0.58, 1.57%) (former) attention, the software company announced on Wednesday after the close of trading profits more than expected.
Household goods retailer Pier 1 Imports (PIR) shares tumbled, the company after the close on Wednesday cut its full-year earnings guidance.
fedex(147.15, 4.69, 3.09%) (FDX), the company declared a
stronger-than-expected quarterly earnings on Wednesday.
General mills (GIS) shares fell, the food company's earnings and sales income are below market expectations.
Other markets, the dollar continued to rise,ice(244.58, 3.79, 1.52%) (ICE) (against) the dollar index rose 1.1%.
The dollar put pressure on commodities, metals and oil prices sharply lower.By the federal reserve to raise interest rates on news, stock markets rose in Asia and Europe on Thursday.
Comex gold futures prices, $25 to $1052 an ounce.Crude oil futures prices fell 61 cents, at $34.91 a barrel.