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The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq reversed course to dip slightly on Wednesday due to losses in healthcare and financial sectors, while the Dow stayed afloat on positive earnings reports from IBM, United Technologies and Procter & Gamble.

The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers:

** Waters Corp, up 10.1 pct

** Synchrony Financial, up 8.7 pct

** IBM Corp, up 7.6 pct

The top three S&P 500 percentage losers:

** Capital One Financial, down 6.5 pct

** Whirlpool Corp, down 5.3 pct

** Take Two, down 5.1 pct

The top three NYSE percentage gainers:

** Daxor Corp, up 13.2 pct

** Vipshop Hold Ltd, up 10.7 pct

** Waters Corp, up 10.1 pct

The top three NYSE percentage losers:

** Quotient Technlogy, down 14.5 pct

** Ion Geophysical, down 11.5 pct

** Trinseo Sa, down 11.1 pct

The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers:

** Spi Energy Co, up 199.5 pct

** Boxlight Corp, up 40.8 pct

** Blink Charging Co, up 25 pct

The top three Nasdaq percentage losers:

** Avalon Globocare, down 48.2 pct

** Borqs Technl Ord, down 15.6 pct

** Cocrystal Pharma Inc, down 15.4 pct

** United Technologies Corp: up 3.5 pct

United Technologies Corp: Shares rise on Q4 profit beat

United Tech profit beats on higher aero parts sales

** Procter & Gamble Co: up 3.8 pct

Procter & Gamble: Up as Q2 results beat

P&G raises forecast on strength of skin care, detergent brands

** Comcast Corp: up 4.1 pct

Comcast Corp: Set to jump as Q4 revenue beats analyst expectations

Comcast results beat on lower-than-expected video losses

** Rollins Inc: down 4.7 pct

Rollins Inc: Drops after Q4 EPS and revenue miss

** Amdocs Ltd: down 12.4 pct

Amdocs: Short-seller Spruce Point sets 'strong sell' rating

** Waters Corp: up 9.9 pct

Waters Corp: Eyes one-year high on sparkling FY profit forecast

** Quotient Technology: down 15.0 pct

Quotient Technology: Hits near 3-year low after slashing revenue forecast

** Dell: up 1.5 pct

Dell: 'Buy' rating at Citi snaps lackluster Wall St run

** TE Connectivity Ltd: down 2.2 pct

TE Connectivity Ltd: Cuts fiscal 2019 forecast on China weakness

** Accuray Inc: up 11.1 pct

Accuray Inc: Jumps as strong China orders spur profitability target

** Bellerophon Therapeutics: down 23.8 pct

Selecta Biosciences: down 20.0 pct

PTC Therapeutics: down 10.4 pct

Four healthcare companies slide on pricing of stock deals

** Restaurant Brands: up 7.3 pct

Restaurant Brands: Rises after M&A chatter, CEO appointment

Restaurant Brands names Burger King boss Jose Cil as CEO

** IBM Corp: up 7.8 pct

IBM: Gains on strong 2019 profit forecast

** Merck & Co: down 1.1 pct

Merck's Keytruda seems ahead of Bristol-Myers' Opdivo in Q4

** Tesla Inc: down 2.6 pct

Tesla: 'Dream deferred,' sell the 'Elon premium' - RBC

** Walmart Inc: up 0.6 pct

MS cautious of hard goods retailers, ups Walmart to 'outperform'

** Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd: up 2.9 pct

Teva: Rises after UBS says stock "too cheap to ignore", upgrades

** Synchrony Financial: up 9.6 pct

Synchrony Financial: Rises after Walmart drops lawsuit, strong Q4 results

** Kimberly-Clark Corp: down 3.0 pct

Kimberly-Clark: Drops on weak 2019 profit forecast

Kimberly-Clark misses profit estimates, shares fall

** Abbott Laboratories: down 2.1 pct

Abbott Labs: Falls on Q4 revenue miss; weak Q1 profit forecast

** Athersys Inc: up 12.9 pct

Athersys: Surges on positive lung disease treatment results

The 11 major S&P 500 sectors:

Communication Services

down 0.37 pct

Consumer Discretionary

down 0.58 pct

Consumer Staples

up 0.48 pct


down 1.48 pct


down 0.86 pct


down 0.72 pct


down 0.56 pct

Information Technology

down 0.35 pct


down 1.40 pct

Real Estate

down 0.35 pct


up 0.76 pct

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