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Wall Street's three main indexes were on track to record their third session of losses as healthcare stocks fell and investors booked profits after a stellar run in equities this year.

At 13:11 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.61 percent at 25,649.14. The S&P 500 was down 0.67 percent at 2,770.93 and the Nasdaq Composite was down 0.88 percent at 7,509.673.

The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers:

** LyondellBasell Industries NV, up 6.4 pct

** Aon Plc, up 4 pct

** Dollar Tree Inc, up 3.6 pct

The top three S&P 500 percentage losers:

** General Electric Co, down 8.3 pct

** Brown-Forman Corp, down 6.8 pct

** Willis Towers Watson Plc, down 6.6 pct

The top three NYSE percentage gainers:

** Renren Inc, up 44.3 pct

** Abercrombie & Fitch, up 23.7 pct

** Zayo Group Holdings, up 11.9 pct

The top three NYSE percentage losers:

** Nio Inc, down 19.3 pct

** Capital Senior Living Corp, down 14.3 pct

** Huya Inc, down 12.6 pct

The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers:

** Bio Path Holdings, up 184.8 pct

** OHR Pharmaceutical Inc, up 24.4 pct

** AeroVironment Inc, up 15.1 pct

The top three Nasdaq percentage losers:

** GreenPro Capital Corp, down 22.7 pct

** Qutoutiao Inc, down 19 pct

** InnerWorkings Inc, down 16.8 pct

** Acuity Brands: up 1.1 pct

Acuity Brands: Credit Suisse raises to 'outperform'

** Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd: down 3.6 pct

Teva: MS downgrades, says long-term revenue growth is unclear

** CymaBay Therapeutics: down 4.2 pct

CymaBay Therapeutics: Drops on $100 mln stock deal to fund liver disease drug

** Nexstar Media Group: up 0.7 pct

Nexstar Media's momentum should continue - B.Riley

** ING Groep NV: down 3.7 pct

ING Groep: Reports of money laundering weigh on U.S.-listed shares

** Ormat Technologies: down 1.9 pct

Ormat Technologies: JPM cuts to 'neutral' on lack of 2019 catalysts

** Baozun Inc: down 1.5 pct

Baozun Inc: Drops after Q4 profit misses

** Sarepta Therapeutics: down 10.9 pct

Sarepta: Drops on $375 mln stock deal

** TripAdvisor Inc: down 3.2 pct

TripAdvisor: Falls after top analyst downgrades to "underperform"

** Horizon Pharma Plc: down 6.0 pct

Horizon Pharma: Down as DOJ questions certain payments

** Echo Global Logistics Inc: up 0.6 pct

Echo Global Logistics: Up after MS raises to 'equal-weight'

** Aon Plc: up 4.0 pct

** Willis Towers Watson Plc: down 6.6 pct

Aon: Jumps as it scraps plans to bid for Willis Towers

** Qutoutiao Inc: down 19.0 pct

Qutoutiao Inc: Shares fall on wider Q4 loss

** Titan Medical Inc: down 6.9 pct

Titan Medical Inc: Dips after equity raise plans

** LKQ Corp: up 2.0 pct

LKQ: Guggenheim expects margin improvement, upgrades to 'buy'

** Urban Outfitters Inc: down 0.5 pct

Urban Outfitters slips after warning of possible comp sales drop

** DPW Holdings Inc: up 6.0 pct

DPW Holdings: Rises on $3 mln trim to debt load

** Sea Ltd: down 3.5 pct

Tencent-backed Sea Ltd slips after upsized $1.35 bln stock offering

** Thor Industries: down 2.9 pct

Thor Industries Inc: Falls after disappointing Q2 results

** CSX Corp: down 0.6 pct

CSX Corp: Stifel cuts to 'hold' on valuation, less exciting 2019

** Abercrombie & Fitch: up 23.7 pct

Abercrombie & Fitch surges as forecast, results top Wall St expectations

** Intelsat SA: up 3.9 pct

Intelsat and SES: "Ignore the noise and buy the dip" -RBC

** Invitae Corp: down 1.9 pct

Invitae Corp: Drops on discounted offering

** Ascendis Pharma A/S: down 5.7 pct

Ascendis Pharma: Dips on upsized $500 mln equity raise after stock soars

** Nio Inc: down 19.3 pct

Nio Inc: Tesla rival warns of weak demand, drops plant plan

** Roku Inc: up 3.5 pct

Roku Inc: Video streaming tailwinds prompt Wall St to raise targets

** Zayo Group Holdings Inc: up 11.9 pct

Zayo touches best day since debut as it evaluates options

** Alnylam Pharmaceuticals Inc: down 3.2 pct

Alnylam: Falls as study throws safety profile of new drug into question

** Altria Group: up 1.8 pct

** British American Tobacco Plc: up 4.4 pct

Tobacco stocks gain after FDA chief Gottlieb resigns

** United Natural Foods Inc: down 4.4 pct

United Natural Foods drops as higher Supervalu integration costs hit EBITDA

** VMware Inc: down 2.4 pct

** Pivotal Software Inc: down 6.6 pct

VMware, Pivotal Software: Dell-owned companies drop on Goldman downgrades

** Fitbit Inc: up 2.5 pct

Fitbit Inc: Rises on launching lower-cost fitness devices

** Chico's FAS Inc: down 9.3 pct

Chico's: Stripped of YTD gains as sales slide continues

** General Electric Co: down 8.3 pct

GE sinks anew as JP Morgan says $6 PT "looks generous"

** Spirit AeroSystems Holdings: down 0.6 pct

Spirit AeroSystems Holdings: Falls after Vertical Research Partners downgrade

** Dollar Tree Inc: up 3.7 pct

Dollar Tree Inc: Rises on Q4 profit beat, strategy outlook

** Exxon Mobil Corp: down 1.8 pct

Exxon Mobil falls after announcing higher capital spending

** J.Jill Inc: up 10.9 pct

J.Jill: Soars 14 pct after profit beats estimates

** LyondellBasell Industries NV: up 6.4 pct

LyondellBasell: Biggest jump in three months as GS hits "buy"

** InnerWorkings Inc: down 16.8 pct

InnerWorkings: Plunges on Q4 results miss

** Bio Path Holdings: up 184.8 pct

Bio Path Holdings: Soars on new data from cancer drug

** Manchester United Plc: down 0.9 pct

Manchester United: Hoping for Ajax-like kick

** JinkoSolar Holding Co Ltd: down 8.0 pct

JinkoSolar Holding: Falls for third consecutive day

** SailPoint Technologies Holdings Inc: down 5.2 pct

SailPoint Technologies: Slips after soft forecast

** Brown-Forman Corp: down 6.8 pct

JD maker-Brown-Forman: Staggers to worst day in 10 yrs on mixed Q3 report

** Biogen Inc: down 2.0 pct

** Amgen Inc: down 3.2 pct

Biotechs under pressure after resignation of FDA chief Gottlieb

** Meet Group: down 15.8 pct

Meet Group: Falls after purchase of same-sex dating app Growlr

** Hess Corp: down 5.0 pct

** Baker Hughes: down 3.2 pct

** Schlumberger NV: down 3.4 pct

** Halliburton Co: down 4.4 pct

** Apache Corp: down 3.1 pct

Oil stocks fall as U.S. crude inventory rises

** Anthem: down 1.4 pct

Anthem shares sing blues ahead of investor day

** PlayAGS Inc: up 4.7 pct

PlayAGS Inc: Rises after Q4 results beat

** Ambarella Inc: up 6.1 pct

Ambarella: Gains on "buy" rating, PT hikes after Q4 report

** Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc: down 12.9 pct

Ligand Pharma: Dives after sale of its key revenue driver, cuts 2019 rev guide

** Sequential Brands Group Inc: down 13.4 pct

Sequential Brands: Loses most of last week's gains after weak Q4 results

** Harley-Davidson Inc: down 1.0 pct

Harley-Davidson shares tap the brakes; analyst eyes tax refunds

** Micron Technology Inc: down 4.8 pct

** Advanced Micro Devices: down 4.0 pct

** Broadcom Inc: down 1.8 pct

** Nvidia Corp: down 2.0 pct

** Intel Corp: down 1.1 pct

Micron leads chipmakers lower again on rising doubts of H2 recovery

** AeroVironment Inc: up 15.1 pct

AeroVironment flies toward best day in almost a year after earnings

** Exact Sciences Corp: down 3.2 pct

Exact Sciences: Cools off as device maker prices $650 mln convertible deal

** Veeco Instruments Inc: down 9.3 pct

Veeco Instruments tumbles after Stifel cuts to 'hold'

** Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc: down 3.3 pct

Vertex Pharma: Falls on delay in filing CF drug application

** Avon Products Inc: down 7.0 pct

** Revlon Inc: down 4.4 pct

** Estee Lauder Companies Inc: down 1.6 pct

Beauty stocks: Dulls after FDA warns on Claire's products

** GreenSky Inc: up 7.0 pct

GreenSky Inc: Rally continues for second day on upbeat results

The 11 major S&P 500 sectors:

Communication Services down 0.15 pct
Consumer Discretionary down 0.45 pct
Consumer Staples down 0.40 pct
Energy down 1.71 pct
Financial down 0.47 pct
Health down 1.61 pct
Industrial down 0.89 pct
Information Technology down 0.52 pct
Materials up 0.39 pct
Real Estate down 0.30 pct
Utilities up 0.15 pct

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


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