19 May: 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…

26 Feb: Stock market news February 25 2020

Stock market news for US stock market, US stocks, February 25, 2020 “Dow tumbles nearly 900 points as coronavirus fears continue. US markets plummeted for the second straight day Tuesday, adding to Monday’s sharp losses as news about the spread of coronavirus gripped jittery investors. The Dow (INDU) finished 879 points, or about 3.2% lower, bringing the index’s total loss over the past four days to about 2,267. The index’s gains for the year had been wiped out Monday, and Tuesday marked its fourth-largest swing from highest to lowest point in a single session. At its lowest, the Dow was off by 963 points. The Dow is now more than 8% below its most recent high, putting it close to correction territory. The Dow would need to fall a total of 10% to officially be in a correction. The broader S&P 500 (SPX) closed down 3%, more than 7% below…

11 Jun: Stock market report June 10 2019

US stock market report June 10 2019 US stock market closed higher on June 10 2019. All 3 major US indices had gains. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Monday, June 10 2019: S&P 500:2,886.73,+13.39(+0.47%) Dow 30:26,062.68,+78.74(+0.30%) Nasdaq:7,823.17,+81.07(+1.05%) Russell 2000:1,523.56,+9.17(+0.61%) 10-Yr Bond:2.1430,+0.0590(+2.83%) Vix:15.80,-0.50(-3.07%) Stocks gainers Tableau Software, Inc. (DATA) was the stock with largest gains closing at $ 167.41+$42.20 (+33.70%). Stocks losers Moderna, Inc. (MRNA) was the stock with largest losses closing at $15.67-$1.85 (-10.56%). Stock investing – Most active stocks NIO Inc. (NIO) was among the most active stocks closing at $2.6300-$0.1300 (-4.71%). Stock market data All data about stocks , stock investing is taken from Yahoo finance and Stocks to buy or sell – stock market newsletter We have a stock market newsletter covering the US stock market. Contact us for more on stock investing and US stocks.