Stock market news February 12 2020

Stock market news for February 12 2020

“Wall Street closed at record highs on Wednesday as news that the coronavirus outbreak could be running out of steam kept buyers in the ring.

Technology shares led the broad-based rally, which pushed all three major U.S. stock averages to fresh highs. The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq have now set closing highs for three consecutive sessions. The Dow reached its most recent closing record on Feb 6.”, source: Yahoo Finance

How stock market, US stocks closed on Wednesday, February 12, 2020-Financial and business news

  • S&P 500: 3,379.45,+21.70(+0.65%)
  • Dow 30: 29,551.42,+275.12(+0.94%)
  • Nasdaq: 9,725.96,+87.02(+0.90%)
  • Russell 2000: 1,689.38,+11.87(+0.71%)

Stocks biggest gainers

Youdao, Inc. (DAO) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at 24.00+2.50 (+11.63%).

DAO daily stock chart | stocks | stock market
DAO daily stock chart | stocks | stock market

Stocks biggest losers

Insperity, Inc. (NSP) was among stocks biggest losers closing at
71.64-17.44 (-19.58%).

NSP daily stock chart | stocks | stock market
NSP daily stock chart | stocks | stock market

Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) was among most active stocks closing at 13.45+1.12 (+9.08%).

TEVA daily stock chart | stocks | stock market
TEVA daily stock chart | stocks | stock market

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Energy was the best performing sector +1.36%, Consumer Staples was the worst performing sector -0.04%.

Stock earnings today

Notable stock earnings today include Kraft-Heinz (KHC), PepsiCo (PEP) , Roku (ROKU), Nvidia (NVDA), YETI (YETI), Expedia (EXPE) and Mattel (MAT).

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

This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA , Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist.

Stock market report July 29 2019

US stock market report July 29 2019

US stock market. A mixed trading session for the first day of the week of July 29-August 2 2019.The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished with minor gains, but the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite closed at lower level. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Monday July 29 2019:

  • S&P 500: 3,020.97,-4.89(-0.16%)
  • Dow 30: 27,221.35,+28.90(+0.11%)
  • Nasdaq: 8,293.33,-36.88(-0.44%)
  • Russell 2000: 1,569.03,-9.94(-0.63%)
  • 10-Yr Bond: 2.0550,-0.0260(-1.25%)
  • Vix: 12.88,+0.72(+5.92%)

Stocks gainers

Just Eat plc (JSTTY) was the stock with largest gains closing at $4.7100+$0.7830 (+19.94%).

Stocks losers

Insperity, Inc. (NSP) was the stock with largest losses closing at $108.89-$35.74 (-24.71%).

NSP daily stock chart

Stock investing – Most active stocks

Mylan N.V. (MYL) was among the most active stocks closing at $20.78+$2.32 (+12.57%).

MYL daily stock chart

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Utilities was the best performing sector +0.49%, Financials was the best performing sector -0.78%, Source: Fidelity

US stock market earnings today

Some of the companies releasing earnings today whose stocks may exhibit increased volatility are Credit Acceptance Corp (CACC), Apple Inc (AAPL), Amgen Inc (AMGN), Under Armour Inc (UAA), and Akamai Technologies Inc (AKAM).

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Stock market data

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This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist