April 16, 2020
Stock market news
“Stocks dropped on Wednesday as weak economic data and disappointing bank earnings dragged the major averages lower. Retail sales in March fell 8.7% — the most on record — while the latest reading from the Empire State Index showed that manufacturing in the New York area hit a record low reading of -78.2. Meanwhile, as earnings season gets underway investors are getting their first glimpse of the coronavirus’ economic toll”
How the US stock market closed on April 15, 2020
S&P 500: 2,783.36,-62.70(-2.20%)
Dow 30: 23,504.35,-445.41(-1.86%)
Russell 2000: 1,183.98,-53.36(-4.31%)
Fibra UNO (FBASF) stock was among stock gainers with a stock price of 0.9750+0.1350 (+16.07%).
Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) stock was was among stock losers with a stock price of 16.38-9.86 (-37.58%).
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General Electric Company (GE) stock was among the most active stocks with a stock price of 6.50-0.43 (-6.20%).
Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance
Health Care was the best performing sector -0.52%, Energy was the worst-performing sector -4.67%.
Notable earnings today April 16, 2020 include Abbott Laboratories (ABT), BlackRock Inc (BLK), Honeywell International Inc (HON), Morgan Stanley (MS), and Skechers USA Inc (SKX).