The major averages eased from their session highs to finish with mixed results. Ken Meyers has your stock market report on Tuesday's Acadiana Business Index.





  • At the closing bell, the Dow Jones advanced 75 points to 13,002 and the S&P 500 was higher by 5 points to 1372.
  • The Nasdaq ended in the red by 9 points to 2962 as declines in technology stocks weighed on the index.
  • Sector gains were fueled by positive earnings, with telecom stocks leading the way.

For a complete report, click Ken's Market Report.