With traders reacting to the latest batch of earnings news, stocks are turning in a mixed performance in mid-day trading on Thursday. Currently, the major averages remain on opposite sides of the unchanged line.
After seeing initial strength, stocks have moved mostly lower over the course of morning trading on Thursday. The major averages have all pulled back into negative territory after ending the previous session mixed.
Following the mixed performance seen in the previous session, stocks may move to the upside in early trading on Thursday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 50 points.