Wall Street Market Report
- 17 July 2014
- From the section Business
(Open): Wall Street stocks presented a mixed picture in early Thursday trading following the toughening of US and EU sanctions against Russia.
The Dow Jones index of leading blue-chip shares was down by 3.21 points, or 0.02%, at 17,134.99.
Time Warner was in the top gainers for the second day running, rising 3.47%.
On Wednesday, the firm's share price soared by 17%, following its rejection of a takeover offer from Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox.
Yum! Brands, which owns KFC and Pizza Hut, was the biggest loser, falling 4.5% after disappointing quarterly results.