Stock market today closed higher, as economic news was supportive of an improvement in the economic outlook
The US stock market closed higher today, Dow Jones gained more than 500 points. Stronger than expected retail sales data and reports of further economic stimulus related to infrastructure were the two main catalysts that sent the major stock indices higher today.
How the US stock market closed today
S&P 500: 3,124.74,+58.15(+1.90%)
Dow 30: 26,289.98,+526.82(+2.04%)
Russell 2000: 1,452.26,+32.65(+2.30%)
At 4:28 PM, ET time both oil price and gold price were higher.
Crude Oil: 38.10,+0.98(+2.64%)
At 4:29 PM, ET time the 10-yr bond yield was at 0.7560,+0.0540 (+7.69%).
10-yr bond yield chart year-to-date
Stock movers today, trending stocks were:
Royalty Pharma plc (RPRX) stock closing at 44.50+16.50 (+58.93%).
ClearSign Technologies Corporation (CLIR) stock , with a stock price at the close of 2.3700+1.5775 (+199.05%).
Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) stock up more than 15%, with a stock quote of 163.71+22.19 (+15.68%).
Remark Holdings, Inc. (MARK) stock, gaining more than 20%, and a stock price at the close of 2.6800+0.4600 (+20.72%).
Stock market data: Yahoo Finance