Stocks slipped in midday trading Thursday with global economic worries. At an event in Washington Thursday, Christine Largarde said the IMF is planning on cutting its global growth outlook saying 'there are some serious clouds on the horizon.' The Commerce Department said new orders for U.S. factory goods dropped 10.1% in August, worse than the estimated decline. Tesla (TSLA) is driving higher after a cryptic tweet from its CEO. Elon Musk hinted that a new product or project will be revealed on October 9th. All he shared was that whatever it is - is called 'D'. DirecTV (DTV) is also going against the market trend and trekking in positive territory after signing a deal with the NFL to extend its contract to continue airing games on the 'Sunday Ticket' package which allows viewers to watch out-of-market games.