Stock market news
Another day with strong gains for US stocks, and all major US stock market indexes closing higher. Dow 30 had the biggest gains, followed by Russell 2000. This is the stock market update at close on Wednesday, February 5, 2020:
How stock market closed on Wednesday, February 5, 2020-Financial and business news
- S&P 500: 3,334.69,+37.10(+1.13%)
- Dow 30: 29,290.85,+483.22(+1.68%)
- Nasdaq: 9,508.68,+40.71(+0.43%)
- Russell 2000: 1,681.92,+25.15(+1.52%)
Stocks biggest gainers
Biogen Inc. (BIIB) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at 332.87+49.58 (+17.50%).
Stocks biggest losers
Tesla, Inc. (TSLA) was among stocks biggest losers closing at 734.70-152.36 (-17.18%).
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Snap Inc. (SNAP) was among most active stocks closing at 16.19-2.79 (-14.70%).
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance
Energy was the best performing sector +3.78%, Real Estate was the worst performing sector -0.07%.
Notable earnings today include Twitter (TWTR), Uber (UBER), Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), Dunkin’ Brands (DNKN), Kellogg (K), Tyson Foods (TSN), Yum! Brands (YUM), Spirit Airlines (SAVE), Cigna (CI) before market open; Wynn Resorts (WYNN) after market close.
Stock market update
This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA , Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist.