Financial Outlook for 8/21/15

Wallstreet was pummeled in Thursday trading with uncertainty over rate hikes by he fed, & concerns about global growth fueled by the china slowdown plunging stocks into the red with the dow losing over 2% or 358 points, the Nasdaq down nearly 3% & the S&P off over 2%..

 

Stocks of local interest……mirrored wallstreet with the exception of Hannaford, everyone’s gotta eat, up over 3% at 22.72, otherwise sharp losses led by nearly a 5% drop at Fairchild semiconductor, down to 13.28..bank of America plummeted over 4% closing at  16.72..idexx was off 3% ending trading at 75.83..keycorp also dropped 3% closing at 14.22 & ameritrade fell, yup 3% to 33.93..general dynamics & united technologies both dropped by around 2.5% & unum was also off by narly 2.5%………….