US stocks trade mixed after two strong sessions
Updated : August 21, 2018 07:39 AM IST
The Dows gained with Nike and Boeing among the best performers. Shares of the companies rose 3 percent and 1.34 percent, respectively, round midday.
Tesla and NVIDIA were among the major laggards in the Nasdaq. Shares of both companies traded more than 1.5 percent lower in midday trading.
US stocks traded on an upbeat note during the past two consecutive trading sessions as hopes for the resumption of the US-China trade talks injected optimism.