Stock Market News October 8 2019 US stock market closed lower as a strong sell-off was persistent during the trading session. All 3 major US stock market indices had losses over 1%. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Tuesday, October 8, 2019: S&P 500: 2,893.06,-45.73(-1.56%) Dow 30: 26,164.04,-313.96(-1.19%) Nasdaq: 7,823.78, -132.52(-1.67%) Russell 2000: 1,472.60,-25.19(-1.68%) Stocks biggest gainers Rolls-Royce Holdings plc (RLLCF) was among stocks biggest winners closing at 0.0075+0.0006 (+8.70%). Stocks biggest losers QIAGEN N.V. (QGEN) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $25.41-$6.65 (-20.74%). Stock investing – Most active stocks Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) was among the most active stocks closing at $28.23-$0.70 (-2.42%). U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance All sectors closed lower. Real Estate was the best performing sector -0.48%, Financials was the worst performing sector -2.02%. Stock market data All data about stocks , stock investing, stock trading is taken from Yahoo Finance, Fidelity and stockcharts.com. This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist.