(Best Syndication News) Markets in Asia closed lower on Friday after a rally on Wall Street Thursday (see stock charts below). The FTSE 100 (England), the CAC 40 (France) and the DAX (Germany) are all opening lower early Friday.
Only 78 of the 160 stocks in our large-cap index were lower Thursday (see the large-cap stock index chart below). PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) dropped more than any other stock in the index, down nearly four percent during the trading day. Volume was up 400 percent above average.