Stock market news for June 19, 2020

The latest stock market news for June 19, 2020. A  choppy stock trading seesion, Dow and S&P 500 fell, Nasdaq was flat at the close.

Stock market news

S&P 500: 3,097.74,-17.60(-0.56%)
Dow 30: 25,871.46,-208.64(-0.80%)
Nasdaq: 9,946.12,+3.07(+0.03%)
Russell 2000: 1,418.55, -8.53(-0.60%)

Stock market volatility

Despite the choppy trading session, the CBOE Volatility Index (^VIX) jumped to 35.12+2.18 (+6.62%).

Stock movers

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) stock was among stock movers, with a stock price at the close of 77.47+3.43 (+4.63%).

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) stock chart
Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) stock chart

Source: Stockscharts

Stock gainers

Forma Therapeutics Holdings Inc. (FMTX): 39.00,+ 19.00 +95.00%
Cohen & Co. Inc. (COHN): 13.51,+ 5.81 +75.45%
Repare Therapeutics Inc. (RPTX): 30.80, 10.80 +54.00%

Stock losers

Athersys Inc. (ATHX): 1.97, -0.90 -31.36%
BeyondSpring Inc. (BYSI): 13.55, -3.05, -18.37
Mastech Digital Inc. (MHH): 21.68 ,-4.46 -17.06%

Most active stocks

Bank of America Corp. (BAC): 25.25,+ 0.21 +0.84%
Ford Motor Co. (F): 6.23, -0.10 -1.58%
United Airlines Holdings Inc. (UAL): 36.84, -2.50 -6.35%

Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Health Care was the best performing sector +0.87%, Utilites were the worst-performing sector -3.10%.

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for June 19, 2020
Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for June 19, 2020

Source: Fidelity

Stock market update

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

Investing

Check this link for stock trading

Stock market news for June 16, 2020

Stock market news

“U.S. equities rose on Tuesday, helped by a bevy of bullish news, including a historic jump in retail sales and positive data from a study in a coronavirus treatment. Stocks were also helped by reports that the Trump administration is preparing a $1 trillion infrastructure bill.”

Source: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/06/16/stock-market-live-today.html

How the US stock market closed on June 16, 2020

S&P 500: 3,124.74,+58.15(+1.90%)
Dow 30: 26,289.98,+526.82(+2.04%)
Nasdaq: 9,895.87,+169.84(+1.75%)
Russell 2000: 1,452.26,+32.65(+2.30%)

Stock market volatility

The CBOE Volatility Index (^VIX) closed at 33.67, -2.12% lower compared to tis previous close at 34.40 on Kune 15, 2020.

Stock movers

iQIYI, Inc. (IQ) stock was a trending stock, with a stock price of 24.10+4.95 (+25.85%) at close: June 16 4:00PM EDT.

iQIYI, Inc. (IQ) stock chart
iQIYI, Inc. (IQ) stock

Source: Stockscharts

Stocks that were top gainers, top losers and most active:

Stock gainers

Urban One Inc. Cl A (UONE): 27.19,+ 20.65 +315.75%
Mid-Con Energy Partners L.P. (MCEP): 5.55,+ 2.69 +94.06%
Beasley Broadcast Group Inc. Cl A (BBGI): 3.75,+ 1.59 +73.61%

Stock losers

Wins Finance Holdings Inc. (WINS): 26.45, -6.88 -20.64%
Chesapeake Energy Corp. (CHK): 15.36, -3.51 -18.60%
AVEO Pharmaceuticals Inc. (AVEO): 6.25, -1.42 -18.51%

Most active stocks

NIO Inc. ADR (NIO): 6.99,+ 0.16 +2.34%
American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL): 17.03,+ 0.33 +1.98%
Ford Motor Co. (F): 6.55 +0.05 +0.77%

Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Energy was the best performing sector +2.82%, Utilities were the worst-performing sector +0.46%.

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for June 16, 2020
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for June 16, 2020

Source: Fidelity

Stock market update

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

Investing

Check this link for stock trading

Stock market news for June 5, 2020

Stock market news

A rally for the US stock market, stocks rose on good news about the jobs report. The latest stock market news for June 5, 2020:

“Dow Jones Industrial Average rallies 829 points
The Dow rallied 829.16 points, or 3.15%, to close at 27,110.68. The S&P 500 jumped 2.62% to 3,193.93. The Nasdaq Composite surged 2.06% to hit a record high and close at 9,814.08. A record surge in U.S. jobs sent stocks flying as traders cheered the prospects of the economy reopening.

A record 2.5 million jobs added
U.S. employers added a shocking 2.5 million jobs last month — the largest gain on record — while the unemployment rate slid to 13.3%, the Labor Department said Friday. Economists polled by Dow Jones expected a drop of more than 8 million jobs and the unemployment rate to nearly reach 20%, which would have been the highest since the 1930s. “

Source: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/06/05/what-happened-to-the-stock-market-friday-record-jobs-report-sends-stocks-surging.html

Stock movers

Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) stock was among stock movers with a stock price at the close of 20.79+5.24 (+33.70%).

Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) stock  daily chart
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) stock daily chart

Source: Stockscharts

Stocks that were top gainers, top losers and most active:

Stock gainers

Chesapeake Energy Corp. (CHK): 24.80,+ 10.75 +76.51%
Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR): 65.62,+ 22.19 +51.09%
MMTec Inc. (MTC) : 4.49,+ 1.45 +47.70%

Stock losers

Cinedigm Corp. Cl A (CIDM): 2.74,-0.89 -24.52%
Liquidia Technologies Inc. (LQDA): 7.56,-1.90 -20.08%
Provention Bio Inc. (PRVB): 12.19, -2.60 -17.5%

Most active stocks

American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL): 18.59,+ 1.87 +11.18%
Luckin Coffee Inc. ADR (LK): 5.51,+ 1.46 +36.05%
Ford Motor Co. (F): 7.34,+ 0.77 +11.72%

Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Energy was the best performing sector +7.46%, Utilities were the worst-performing sector +1.36%.

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for June 5, 2020
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for June 5, 2020

Source: Fidelity

Stock market update

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

Investing

Check this link for stock trading.

Stock market news for May 22, 2020

Stock market news

“The S&P 500 rose Friday and notched a big weekly gain as states around the country eased coronavirus restrictions, boosting hopes about an economic recovery.

Major indexes declined early in the day before reversing course or paring losses. The S&P 500 added 6.94 points, or 0.2%, to 2955.45. The Nasdaq Composite gained 39.71 points, or 0.4%, to 9324.59. The Dow Jones Industrial Average edged down 8.96 points, or less than 0.1% to 24465.”

Source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/global-stock-markets-dow-update-5-22-2020-11590119578

Stock market close on May 22, 2020

S&P 500: 2,955.45,+6.94(+0.24%)
Dow 30: 24,465.16,-8.96(-0.04%)
Nasdaq: 9,324.59,+39.71(+0.43%)
Russell 2000: 1,355.53,+7.97(+0.59%)

Source: Yahoo Finance

Stock movers

Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ) stock was among stock movers closing at 2.8400-0.2300 (-7.49%). XpresSpa Group, Inc. (XSPA) stock gained more than 70% closing at 0.8800+0.3630 (+70.21%).

Stocks that were top gainers, top losers and most active:

Stock gainers

Renren Inc. ADR (RENN): 4.21,+1.16 +38.03%
Celsion Corp. (CLSN):3.03, +0.68 +28.94%
Xeris Pharmaceuticals Inc. (XERS): 5.80,+1.27 +28.04%

Stock losers

Recon Technology Ltd. (RCON):2.09, -1.61 -43.51%
Luckin Coffee Inc. ADR (LK): 1.39, -0.62 -30.85%
SeaChange International Inc. (SEAC): 1.77, -0.66 -27.16%

Most active stocks

Luckin Coffee Inc. ADR (LK): 1.39 -0.62 -30.85%
Ford Motor Co. (F): 5.65, +0.02 +0.36%
General Electric Co. (GE): 6.41, -0.07 -1.08%

Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Real Estate was the best performing sector +2.21%, Energy was the worst performing sector -0.67%.

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for May 22, 2020
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for May 22, 2020

Stock market update

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

Investing

Check this link for stock trading.

Stock market news for May 19, 2020

Stock market news

“Stocks Finish Lower After Late Drop
The Dow retreated 1.6% after a 3.9% jump Monday sparked by signs of progress toward a coronavirus vaccine.

U.S. stocks fell Tuesday as investors grew more skittish about a potential coronavirus vaccine that sparked a big rally the previous day.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 390.51 points, or 1.6%, to 24206.86. The index traded modestly lower for most of the session, before its losses accelerated in the final hour.”

Source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/global-stock-markets-dow-update-5-19-2020-11589858790

Stock market close on May 19, 2020

S&P 500: 2,922.94,-30.97(-1.05%)
Dow 30: 24,206.86,-390.51(-1.59%)
Nasdaq: 9,185.10,-49.72(-0.54%)
Russell 2000: 1,307.72,-25.97(-1.95%)

Stock movers

Nano Dimension Ltd. (NNDM) stock was among stock movers closing at
3.4000+2.6302 (+341.67%). ShiftPixy, Inc. (PIXY) stock gained more than 50% with a stock price of 9.69+3.30 (+51.64%) at the close.

Stocks gainers

ShiftPixy Inc. (PIXY):9.69, +3.30 +51.64%
Dynavax Technologies Corp. (DVAX): 6.51, +1.65 +33.95%
Acer Therapeutics Inc. (ACER): 4.53,+1.03 +29.43%

Stocks losers

Timber Pharmaceuticals Inc. (TMBR):4.11,-2.01 -32.84%
Gamida Cell Ltd. (GMDA):4.35, -1.55 -26.27%
Bellerophon Therapeutics Inc. (BLPH): 13.00, -3.16 -19.55%

Most active stocks

Ford Motor Co. (F): 5.30,-0.01 -0.19%
United Airlines Holdings Inc. (UAL): 23.68,-0.45 -1.86%
Delta Air Lines Inc. (DAL): 21.76,-0.10 -0.46%

Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

All sectors closed lower. Consumer Discretionary were the best performing sector -0.09%, energy was the worst-performing sector -2.89%.

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for May 19, 2020
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for May 19, 2020

Stock market update

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

Investing

Check this link for stock trading.

Stock market news for May 18, 2020

Stock market news

Latest stock market news for May 18, 2020. A rally for the US stock market based on two factors.

“Dow soars on vaccine and bailout optimism: May 18, 2020. Dow and S&P 500 log best day in six weeks.
US stocks rallied into the close on Monday, boosted by hopes for a potential Covid-19 vaccine, as well as further stimulus for the US economy.

The Dow and the S&P 500 recorded their best performances in six weeks.

The Dow finished 912 points, or 3.9%, higher, its best point and percentage gain since April 6. The index was up 1,023 points at its peak today.
The S&P 500 climbed 3.2%, its best day since April 8.
The Nasdaq Composite 2.4%, logging its best day since April 29.
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said in an interview Sunday that America’s economy might need more help from the Fed and the government to get through the coronavirus crisis. Meanwhile, drug maker Moderna (MRNA) reported promising early results from a coronavirus vaccine trial on Monday morning. Moderna shares closed up nearly 20%.”

Source: https://edition.cnn.com/business/live-news/stock-market-news-051820/index.html

Stock market close on May 14, 2020

S&P 500: 2,953.90,+90.20(+3.15%)
Dow 30: 24,597.37,+911.95(+3.85%)
Nasdaq: 9,234.83,+220.27(+2.44%)
Russell 2000: 1,336.64,+79.65(+6.34%)

Stock movers

Moderna, Inc. (MRNA) stock was among stock movers with a stock price at close of 80.00+13.31 (+19.96%). The following stocks were stock movers, stock gainers, stock losers, and most active stocks for May 18, 2020.

Stocks gainers

Oasis Midstream Partners LP (OMP): 7.80,+3.45 +79.31%
Aurora Cannabis Inc. (ACB): 17.10,+ 5.90 +52.68%
Annovis Bio Inc. (ANVS): 4.82,+1.25 +35.0%

Stocks losers

Midatech Pharma PLC ADR (MTP):1.62,-0.93 -36.47%
Forescout Technologies Inc. (FSCT): 22.57,-6.95 -23.54%
Venus Concept Inc. (VERO): 2.52,-0.45 -15.15%

Most active stocks

Sorrento Therapeutics Inc. (SRNE): 6.50,-0.26 -3.85%
General Electric Co. (GE): 6.27,+ 0.78 +14.21%
Ford Motor Co. (F): 5.31, +0.41 +8.37%

Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

All sectors closed higher. Energy was the best performing sector +7.55%, Health Care was the worst-performing sector +0.94%.

Source: https://eresearch.fidelity.com/eresearch/goto/markets_sectors/landing.jhtml

Stock market update

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

Investing

Check this link for stock trading.

Stock market news for May 13, 2020

Stock market news

Latest stock market news for May 13, 2020. “Stocks Fall as Fed’s Powell Says Outlook ‘Highly Uncertain’
Shares of beaten-down energy, airline and bank stocks were among the biggest decliners.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped more than 500 points Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said further stimulus could be needed to support the economy’s recovery from the coronavirus-induced contraction.

The blue-chip index and the S&P 500 opened modestly lower, and their declines accelerated as the session progressed. The Dow industrials dropped nearly 700 points at their lows. The declines were broad, with 29 of the 30 stocks in the index in the red, along with all sectors.”

Source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/global-stock-markets-dow-update-05-13-2020-11589342813

Stock market close on May 13, 2020

S&P 500: 2,820.00,-50.12(-1.75%)
Dow 30: 23,247.97,-516.81(-2.17%)
Nasdaq: 8,863.17,-139.38(-1.55%)
Russell 2000: 1,233.17,-42.36(-3.32%)

Stock movers

Genius Brands International, Inc. (GNUS) stock was among stocks that moved,
with a stock price of 1.3100+0.5816 (+79.85%).

Stocks gainers

SIFCO Industries Inc. (NYSE: SIF): 4.14, +1.94 +87.97%

United Natural Foods Inc. (NYSE: UNFI) : 22.59, +7.08 +45.65%

Creative Realities Inc. (Nasdaq: CREX) : 4.58, +1.35 +41.80%

Stocks losers

Varex Imaging Corp.(Nasdaq: VREX): 17.06,-8.255 -32.61%

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. Rt (NYSE: BMY.RT): 2.90 ,-1.09 -27.32%

8X8 Inc. (NYSE :EGHT) : 15.03,-5.39 -26.40%

Most active stocks

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE): 5.79,-0.21 -3.50%

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC): 20.87,-1.00 -4.57%

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F) :4.72 , -0.26 -5.22%

Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks

Ford Motor Company (F) stock daily chart

Ford Motor Company (F) stock daily chart
Ford Motor Company (F) stock daily chart

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

All sectors closed lower. Utilities were the best performing sector -0.90%, Energy was the worst-performing sector -4.39%.

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for May 13, 2020
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for May 13, 2020

Source: https://eresearch.fidelity.com/eresearch/goto/markets_sectors/landing.jhtml

Stock market update

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

Investing

Check this link for stock trading.

Stock market news for May 11, 2020

Stock market news

These are the latest stock market news for May 11, 2020.

A mixed trading session for the US stock market on Monday, May 11, 2020.

“U.S. Stocks Waver to Start the Week. The Nasdaq gets a sixth consecutive session of gains, but Dow industrials decline.

U.S. stocks were little changed Monday as investors weighed the benefits of reopening the economy against concerns that such steps could lead to fresh waves of coronavirus infections and renewed lockdowns.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 109.33 points, or 0.4%, to 24221.99, paring losses after dropping as much as 261 points after the opening bell.”

Source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/global-stock-markets-dow-update-05-11-2020-11589172892

How the US stock market closed on May 11, 2020

S&P 500: 2,930.19,+0.39(+0.01%)
Dow 30: 24,221.99,-109.33(-0.45%)
Nasdaq: 9,192.34,+71.02(+0.78%)
Russell 2000: 1,324.32,-5.32(-0.40%)

Some stock movers, stocks gainers, stocks losers, most active stocks for May 11, 2020:

Stocks gainers

Cellect Biotechnology Ltd. (APOP): 3.9500+1.5800 (+66.67%)

MyoKardia, Inc. (MYOK): 96.90+35.81 (+58.62%)

Mediaco Holding Inc. (MDIA): 5.60+2.11 (+60.46%)

Stocks losers

Recro Pharma, Inc. (REPH): 5.08-3.34 (-39.67%)

ArcelorMittal (MT): 9.17-2.25 (-19.70%)

China Liberal Education Holdings Limited (CLEU): 4.0100-0.8400 (-17.32%)

Most active stocks

AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (AMC): 5.32+1.22 (+29.76%)

Ford Motor Company (F): 5.12-0.12 (-2.29%)

General Electric Company (GE): 6.19-0.10 (-1.59%)

Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Health Care was the best performing sector +1.70%, Finnancials were the worst-performing sector -1.94%.

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for May 11, 2020
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for May 11, 2020

Source: https://eresearch.fidelity.com/eresearch/goto/markets_sectors/landing.jhtml

Stock market update

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

Investing

Check this link for stock trading.


Stock market news for May 1, 2020

Stock market news

The US stock market closed lower on Friday, May 1, 2020, with significant losses for all major stock indices. This is how the US stock market closed on May 1, 2020:

S&P 500: 2,830.71,-81.72(-2.81%)
Dow 30: 23,723.69,-622.03(-2.55%)
Nasdaq: 8,604.95,-284.60(-3.20%)
Russell 2000: 1,260.48,-50.18(-3.83%)

Stocks that moved on Friday, May 1, 2020, US stock market:

Stocks gainers

Liberty Global plc (LBTYB): 32.00+12.80 (+66.67%)

Discovery, Inc. (DISCB): 57.95+22.20 (+62.10%)

Medigus Ltd. (MDGS): 3.5500+1.2000 (+51.06%)

Stocks losers

Delcath Systems Inc. (DCTH): 7.66 -5.09 (-39.92%)

Pulse Biosciences, Inc. (PLSE): 8.60-2.63 (-23.42%)

Gulfport Energy Corporation (GPOR): 1.9800-0.5750 (-22.50%)

Most active stocks

General Electric Company (GE): 6.50-0.30 (-4.41%)

American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL): 10.64-1.37 (-11.41%)

Ford Motor Company (F): 4.9200-0.1700 (-3.34%)

Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

All sectors closed lower. Consumer Staples were the best performing sector -1.18%, Energy was the worst-performing sector -6.0%.

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for May 1, 2020
Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for May 1, 2020


Source: https://eresearch.fidelity.com/eresearch/goto/markets_sectors/landing.jhtml

Stock market update

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

Investing

Check this link for stock trading.

Stock market news for April 30, 2020

Stock market news

The US stock market closed lower on Thursday, April 30, 2020. At the close of the trading session the latest stock market update is the following:

S&P 500: 2,912.43,-27.08(-0.92%)
Dow 30: 24,345.72,-288.14(-1.17%)
Nasdaq: 8,889.55,-25.16(-0.28%)
Russell 2000: 1,310.66,-50.10(-3.68%)

A worse than expected jobless claims report showed that the job market conditions are very weak. The weekly initial US jobless claims figure came in at 3839 thousand more than the forecast of 3500 thousand. More than 3.8 million persons filed for unemployment.

Stocks that moved on Thursday, April 30, 2020, US stock market:

Stocks gainers

ThermoGenesis Holdings, Inc. (THMO): 11.49+4.22 (+58.05%)

Summer Infant, Inc. (SUMR): 3.7600+1.2150 (+47.74%)

OneSpaWorld Holdings Limited (OSW): 6.51+1.63 (+33.40%)

Stocks losers

AgEagle Aerial Systems, Inc. (UAVS): 1.4500-0.8500 (-36.96%)

Second Sight Medical Products, Inc. (EYES): 1.3300-0.7700 (-36.67%)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK): 17.50-9.35 (-34.82%)

Most active stocks

General Electric Company (GE): 6.80+0.22 (+3.34%)

American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL): 12.01-0.62 (-4.91%)

Ford Motor Company (F): 5.09-0.17 (-3.23%)

Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Almost all sectors closed lower. Consumer Discretionary were the best performing sector +0.39%, Materials were the worst-performing sector -2.96%

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for April 30, 2020
Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for April 30, 2020

Source: https://eresearch.fidelity.com/eresearch/goto/markets_sectors/landing.jhtml

Stock market update

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

Investing

Check this link for stock trading.