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Stocks hit pause a day after their biggest rally in 9 months

4 months 3 weeks 5 days ago Tuesday, March 02 2021 Mar 2, 2021 March 02, 2021 8:55 AM March 02, 2021 in News
Source: Associated Press

Investors hit the pause button a day after the biggest market rally in nine months, leaving major indexes little changed in the first few minutes of trading.

The S&P 500 slipped a bit less than 0.1% in the early going Tuesday.

Bond yields continued to edge lower, easing a source of worry for investors following a sharp spike in long-term interest rates over the past few weeks.

The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note eased down to 1.43%.

Zoom Video Communications jumped almost 5% after the video conferencing service reported another blowout quarter of growth.

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