Stocks Closing Mixed

(New York, NY) — Stocks closed mixed Wednesday on the heels of some positive earnings reports. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 27 points to close at 17-087. The Nasdaq was up 18 points to 44-73 and the S&P 500 gained three points to close at record 19-87. Shares in Apple were up over two percent after the tech giant reported sales and profit gains for the last quarter.