Stock market report August 6 2019

US stock market report August 6 2019

A relief rally for the US stock market on Tuesday August 6 2019 after the stong selloff one day earlier as all major US stock market indices gained more than 1%. This is the summary of the US stock market at close on August 6 2019:

  • S&P 500: 2,881.77,+37.03(+1.30%)
  • Dow 30: 26,029.52,+311.78(+1.21%)
  • Nasdaq: 7,833.27,+107.23(+1.39%)
  • Russell 2000: 1,502.09,+14.67(+0.99%)
  • 10-Yr Bond: 1.7390,+0.0040(+0.23%)
  • Vix: 20.17,-4.42(-17.97%)

Stocks gainers

Adient plc (ADNT) was the stock with largest gains closing at $25.45+$6.15 (+31.87%).

ADNT daily stock chart

Stocks losers

Sinotrans Limited (SNOTF) was the stock with largest losses closing at $0.3200-$0.0850 (-20.99%).

Stock investing – Most active stocks

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) was among the most active stocks closiong at $1.3900-$0.1700 (-10.90%).

CHK daily stock chart

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Information Technology was the best performing sector +1.61%, Energy was the worst performing sector -0.06%,  Source: Fidelity

US stock market earnings today

Some of the companies releasing earnings today are Lyft (LYFT) and Roku (Roku) .

Stock market news

Stock market data

All data about stocks stock investing is taken from Yahoo finance and stockcharts.com.

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This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist

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