February 8, 2020
Stock market news
Stocks did not continue their 4-day win streak, as the US stock market closed lower. The jobs report was a good one, the US economy added 225,000 payrolls but unemployment ticked up marginally to 3.6%. This is the stock market update at close on Friday, February 7, 2020:
How stock market closed on Friday, February 7, 2020-Financial and business news
- S&P 500: 3,327.71,-18.07(-0.54%)
- Dow 30: 29,102.51,-277.26(-0.94%)
- Nasdaq: 9,520.51,-51.64(-0.54%)
- Russell 2000: 1,656.78,-20.68(-1.23%)
Stocks biggest gainers
Youdao, Inc. (DAO) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at 21.15+4.77 (+29.12%).
Stocks biggest losers
Ubiquiti Inc. (UI) was among stocks biggest losers closing at
Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks
Uber Technologies, Inc. (UBER) was among most active stocks closing at
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance
Consumer Staples was the best performing sector +0.18%, Materials was the worst performing sector -1.46%.
Stock market update
This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA , Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist.