The New York Stock Exchange briefly paused buying and selling for dozens of shares early on Tuesday.
The shares whose buying and selling was halted embody AMC Entertaimnent Holdings (ticker: AMC), 3M (MMM),
(WFC), McDonald’s (MCD), Rio Tinto (RIO), and Shell (SHEL), the NYSE mentioned in a press release posted on its website.
By shortly after 10 a.m., buying and selling had resumed in all of these names. At 10:21 a.m., the NYSE’s market standing web page on its web site issued an replace saying: “The exchange is investigating reported issues with the opening auction. All NYSE systems are currently operational.”
The NYSE referred Barron’s to its 10:21 a.m. replace when requested for remark.
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