US Stock Market News November 18 2019

Stock Market News November 18 2019

The US stock market made new record highs, closing higher with marginal gains. All major US stock market indices closed higher. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Monday November 18, 2019:

  • S&P 500: 3,122.03,+1.57(+0.05%)
  • Dow 30: 28,036.22,+31.33(+0.11%)
  • Nasdaq: 8,549.94,+9.11(+0.11%)
  • Russell 2000: 1,592.34,-4.11(-0.26%)

Stocks biggest gainers

Karuna Therapeutics, Inc. (KRTX) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at $96.00+$78.32 (+442.99%).

KRTX daily stock chart | stock market

Stocks biggest losers

Abiomed, Inc. (ABMD) was among stocks biggest losers closing at
$178.09-$45.14 (-20.22%).

ABMD daily stock chart | stock market

Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)  was among most active stocks closing at $39.88+$1.32 (+3.42%).

AMD daily stock chart |stock market

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Consumer Staples was the best performing sector +0.54%, Energy was the worst performing sector -1.33%.

Stock earnings calendar

Notable earnings today are Home Depot (HD), Kohl’s (KSS), TJX Companies (TJX) and Urban Outfitters (URBN).

Stock market update

All data about stocks , stock investingstock trading is taken from Yahoo Finance, Fidelity and stockcharts.com.

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