Stock market today April 2, 2020
April 2, 2020
US stock market today
The US stock market had gains today, and all major stock indexes closed higher. Dow gained more than 400 points. Earlier the release of new jobless claims reaching 6 million, did not influence negatively the stock market. The oil prices rallied today by more than 20%. At close today this is the latest stock market update:
S&P 500: 2,526.90,+56.40(+2.28%)
Dow 30: 21,413.44,+469.93(+2.24%)
Russell 2000: 1,077.40,+5.40(+0.50%)
“New jobless claims doubled to a 6.648 million for the week ended March 28 as an increasing number of businesses shut down operations amid the coronavirus and put employees out of work. The record level of new jobless claims underscored the unprecedented impact the outbreak has had on the domestic economy, jolting the labor market with swift devastation rather than building to a peak as in prior downturns.”
10-Yr Bond Yield: 0.6270,-0.0080(-1.26%)
Vix index: 50.45,-6.61(-11.58%)
All stock quotes are at the close. Luckin Coffee Inc. (LK) stock was a trending stock today, with a stock price of 6.40-19.80 (-75.57%).
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) stock was among stock gainers today with a stock price of 12.76+2.02 (+18.76%). Grubhub Inc. (GRUB) stock was among stock losers today with a stock price of 34.81-4.77 (-12.05%).
S&P 500 today
Stock market data: Yahoo Finance, Stockscharts