Ryan Christensen, account executive at Adviser Investments, has the market analysis for Tuesday, March 19. Despite starting the day with strong gains, major U.S. stockA financial instrument giving the holder a proportion of the ownership and earnings of a company. indexes closed with minimal movement and mixed results. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 saw respective 0.1% and fractional declines while the NASDAQ rose 0.1% . Meanwhile, FedEx fell 6% after missing both earnings and revenue expectations and cutting guidance for the second consecutive quarter. The company cited weakening global macroeconomic and trade trends.