Stocks tread water after BlackRock earnings miss

Stocks (^DJI^GSPC, ^IXIC) are flat at the midday mark, with the consumer discretionary sector (XLY) the most in the green, while industrials (XLI) are the most in the red. Keith Bliss of Cuttone & Co. joins us live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. To discuss the other big stories of the day, Alexis Christoforous is joined by Yahoo Finance Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer and Yahoo Finance‚Äôs Melody Hahm.

Today, on Midday Movers we discuss:

  • Food union to file antitrust complaint against Amazon

  • Amazon takes bite out of Blue Apron

  • Earnings outlook for financials and tech

  • Why China stocks sold off after strong GDP beat

  • The battle to make chip credit cards less aggravating

  • Auto defaults surge to post-crisis highs

  • Hawaii bill bans looking at phones when crossing streets

 

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