December 7, 2019
Stock market today
Stock market news, December 6, 2019.A rally for US stocks as a better than expected jobs report increased the demand for buying stocks. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Friday, December 6, 2019:
- S&P 500: 3,145.91,+28.48(+0.91%)
- Dow 30: 28,015.06,+337.27(+1.22%)
- Nasdaq: 8,656.53,+85.83(+1.00%)
- Russell 2000: 1,633.84,+19.00(+1.18%)
Stocks biggest gainers
National Beverage Corp. (FIZZ) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at 54.06+5.82 (+12.06%).
Stocks biggest losers
Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ICPT) was among stocks biggest losers closing at 107.48-12.30 (-10.27%).
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Bank of America Corporation (BAC) was among most active stocks closing at 33.67+0.58 (+1.75%).
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance
Energy was the best performing sector +2.0%, Utilities was the worst performing sector -0.22%.
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This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist.