March 5, 2020
Stock market news for US stock market, March 4, 2020
Another recent stock market rally for US stocks. Dow surged over 1000 points, +1,173.45(+4.53%) closing again over 27,000 points at 27,090.86. Stock market volatility is present, Vix closed at 31.99,-4.83(-13.12%) and 10-yr bond yield at 0.9920.
How stock market, US stocks closed on Wednesday, March 4, 2020-Financial and business news
- S&P 500: 3,130.12,+126.75(+4.22%)
- Dow 30: 27,090.86,+1,173.45(+4.53%)
- Nasdaq: 9,018.09,+334.00(+3.85%)
- Russell 2000: 1,531.20,+45.11(+3.04%)
Stocks biggest gainers
eHealth, Inc. (EHTH) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at
Stocks biggest losers
Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) was among stocks biggest losers closing at
Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks
Bank of America Corporation (BAC) was among most active stocks closing at 28.39+0.64 (+2.31%).
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance
All sectors closed higher, indicative of the demand for stocks. Health Care was the best performing sector +5.81%, Energy was the worst performing sector +2.22%.
Notable earnings today include Costco (COST).
Important economic news today will be the release of US initial jobless claims.
Stock market update
This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA , Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist.