Communications services companies ticked down as traders rotated into defensive sectors.
Shares of Internet provider Frontier Communications rallied after analysts at brokerage Goldman Sachs initiated coverage of the company with a buy rating.
AMC Entertainment Holdings rose after the cinema chain said it was abandoning plans for shareholders to vote on the issuance of 25 million more shares.
Write to Rob Curran at email@example.com
(END) Dow Jones Newswires