Stock market news March 23, 2020
March 24, 2020
US stock market news
The US stock market indexes closed lower on Monday, March 23, 2020. The market is waiting for news on the coronavirus aid bill. The Fed announced new measures to support the economy and improve the liquidity in the financial markets.
US stock market at the close, financial and business news
- S&P 500: 2,237.40,-67.52(-2.93%)
- Dow 30: 18,591.93,-582.07(-3.04%)
- Nasdaq: 6,860.67,-18.85(-0.27%)
- Russell 2000: 1,002.42,-11.47(-1.13%)
Stocks biggest gainers
Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (ZM) stock was among stock gainers with a stock price at close of 159.56+29.01 (+22.22%.)
Stocks biggest losers
Two Harbors Investment Corp. (TWO-PC) stock was among stock losers with a stock price at close of 7.75-6.26 (-44.68%).
Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks
Bank of America Corporation (BAC) stock was among the most active stocks with a stock price at close of 18.08-1.59 (-8.08%).
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance
Consumer Discretionary was the performing sector +0.35%, Energy was the worst-performing sector -6.65%.
Notable earnings today include NIKE, Inc. (NKE).
Important economic data for today are new home sales.
Stock market update
This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA, Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist.