Stocks tread water after BlackRock earnings miss

Stocks (^DJI^GSPC, ^IXIC) are flat at the midday mark, with the consumer discretionary sector (XLY) the most in the green, while industrials (XLI) are the most in the red. Keith Bliss of Cuttone & Co. joins us live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. To discuss the other big stories of the day, Alexis Christoforous is joined by Yahoo Finance Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer and Yahoo Finance’s Melody Hahm.

Today, on Midday Movers we discuss:

  • Food union to file antitrust complaint against Amazon
  • Amazon takes bite out of Blue Apron
  • Earnings outlook for financials and tech
  • Why China stocks sold off after strong GDP beat
  • The battle to make chip credit cards less aggravating
  • Auto defaults surge to post-crisis highs
  • Hawaii bill bans looking at phones when crossing streets