Adviser Investments Vice President Josh Jones has the market analysis for Monday, July 22. Major U.S. stockA financial instrument giving the holder a proportion of the ownership and earnings of a company. market indexes began the week in the black, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 and NASDAQ Composite were up 0.1%, 0.7% and 0.3%, respectively. China’s newest stock market—the STAR Market, composed of 25 homegrown tech firms—opened for trading today with price gains soaring past expectations. Halliburton, one of the world’s oil-field services companies, exceeded analysts’ second-quarter profit estimates, sending its stock up 9%.