"The surprisingly robust China GDP data failed to ignite a rally on
Qualcomm led gains in the technology sector. Intel climbed after pulling out of the smartphone modem market. T-Mobile and Sprint slumped on reports the
On Wednesday, the S&P 500 fell 0.2% while the Dow lost less than 0.1%. The Nasdaq composite slid 0.1%.
American investors are poring over company results this week, focusing on profit and revenue outlooks. Analysts expect the first quarter results for S&P 500 companies overall to be the weakest in nearly three years.
US ECONOMY: The
CURRENCY: The dollar declined to