Dow Jones futures rose slightly Friday morning, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures. Moderna
) was an early leader while Intel
) is eyeing a major acquisition.
The stock market rally was mixed Thursday, as tech giants Apple stock, Microsoft
) and Google parent Alphabet
) all fell slightly, no longer covering up deteriorating conditions among many leaders.
In addition to the trillion-dollar quartet, Facebook
) also dipped while big caps Nvidia
) and ASML
) — and many other chip stocks — fell solidly in the wake of so-so earnings from Taiwan Semiconductor
). Software slumped, while former leaders that had rebounded for several weeks continued their July retreats. Apparel retailers suffered some chart damage, though Lululemon
) looks strong.
Tesla stock edged lower Thursday but rallied off its 200-day line. Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted that there is "some chance that Cybertruck will flop."