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23 Aug: Stock market report August 22 2019

US stock market report August 22 2019

A mixed trading session for the US stock market as S&P 500 and Nasdaq closed lower but Dow 30 had moderate gains. This is the summary for the US stock market at close on Thursday August 22 2019:

  • S&P 500: 2,922.95,-1.48(-0.05%)
  • Dow 30: 26,252.24,+49.51(+0.19%)
  • Nasdaq: 7,991.39,-28.82(-0.36%)
  • Russell 2000: 1,506.00,-3.85(-0.25%)
  • 10-Yr Bond: 1.6100,+0.0330(+2.09%)
  • Vix: 16.68,+0.88(+5.57%)

Stocks gainers

Samsonite International S.A. (SMSEY) was the stock with largest gains closing at $10.72+$1.60 (+17.54%).

Stocks losers

Alfa, S. A. B. de C. V. (ALFFF) was the stock with largest losses closing at $0.7501-$0.1122 (-13.01%).

Stock investing – Most active stocks

Ambev S.A. (ABEV) was among the most active stocks closing at $4.5900-$0.0600 (-1.29%).

ABEV daily stock chart

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Financials was the best performing sector +0.62%, Materials was the worst performing sector -0.70%, Source: Fidelity

US stock market earnings today

Some of the companies releasing earnings today are
Ability Inc (ABIL), Foot Locker Inc (FL), USA Technologies Inc (USATP) and Meredith Corp (MDP).

Stock market news

Stock market data

All data about stocks stock investing is taken from Yahoo finance and stockcharts.com.

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