05 Mar: Stock market news March 4 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 146.09+26.20 (+21.85%). Stocks biggest losers Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) was among stocks biggest losers closing at 21.40-1.73 (-7.48%). 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%. Stock earnings Notable earnings today include Costco (COST). Economic news Important economic news today will be the release of US initial jobless claims. Stock market update All data about stock market, 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.