Mixed earnings news leaves U.S. stocks mostly lower

April 22, 2015 7:04 AM

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Mixed earnings news leaves U.S. stocks mostly lower

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 85.34 points, or 0.47 percent, to 17,949.59. The Nasdaq composite gained 19.50 points, or 0.39 percent, to 5,014.10. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 3.11 points, or 0.15 percent, to close at 2,097.29.

Major indexes started the day slightly higher, turned lower around noon, then languished until the closing bell. A mixed batch of first-quarter earnings reports offered traders little direction.

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