February 5, 2020
Stock market news
US stocks continued their rebound moving higher. A stock market rally led all major stock market indexes higher.Nasdaq made a new record close. This is the stock market update at close on Tuesday, February 4, 2020:
How stock market closed on Tuesday, February 4, 2020-Financial and business news
- S&P 500: 3,297.59,+48.67(+1.50%)
- Dow 30: 28,807.63,+407.82(+1.44%)
- Nasdaq: 9,467.97,+194.57(+2.10%)
- Russell 2000: 1,656.77,+24.56(+1.50%)
Stocks biggest gainers
Evoqua Water Technologies Corp. (AQUA) was among stocks biggest gainers cl0sing at 24.01+3.47 (+16.89%).
Stocks biggest losers
Micro Focus International plc (MFGP) was among stocks biggest losers closing at 10.02-2.67 (-21.04%).
Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks
Tesla, Inc. (TSLA) was among most active stocks closing at 887.06+107.06 (+13.73%).
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance
Information Technology was the best performing sector +2.60%, Utilities was the worst performing sector -1.03%.
Notable earnings today include Merck & Co Inc (MRK), iRobot Corp (IRBT), General Motors Co (GM), Qualcomm Inc (QCOM).
Stock market update
This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA , Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist.