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06 Mar: Stock market news March 5 2020

Stock market news for US stock market, March 5, 2020

After the rally a selloff for the US stock market. Increased volatility is persistent for US stocks now. News that California delcared state of emergency due to coronavirus sent major US stock market indices down more than 3%.

How stock market, US stocks closed on Thursday, March 5, 2020-Financial and business news

  • S&P 500:3,023.94,-106.18(-3.39%)
  • Dow 30:26,121.28,-969.58(-3.58%)
  • Nasdaq:8,738.59,-279.49(-3.10%)
  • Russell 2000:1,478.82,-52.37(-3.42%)

Stocks biggest gainers

Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at 16.66+3.54 (+26.98%).

VIPS daily stock chart
VIPS daily stock chart

Stocks biggest losers

Sabre Corporation (SABR) was among stocks biggest losers closing at 10.74-2.36 (-18.02%).

SABR daily stock chart
SABR daily stock chart

Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks

General Electric Company (GE) was among most active stocks closing at
10.08-0.87 (-7.95%).

GE daily stock chart
GE daily stock chart

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

All sectors closed lower, as there was selling pressure for stocks. Utilities was the best performing sector -1.63%, Industrials was the worst performing sector -4.96%.

Economic news

Important economic and financial news for today are the US February jobs report, non-farm payrolls and unemployment rate.

Stock market update

All data about stock market, 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.