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20 Aug: Stock market news for August 19, 2020

Stock market news

A lower close today for the US stock market. Major stock indexes erased some moderate gains after the release of the FOMC minutes. At the close on August 19, 2020 the numbers for the US stock market were:

S&P 500: 3,374.85,-14.93(-0.44%)
Dow 30: 27,692.88,-85.19(-0.31%)
Nasdaq: 11,146.46,-64.38(-0.57%)
Russell 2000: 1,572.07,+2.30(+0.15%)

Stock market data: Yahoo Finance

Stock market volatility

The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) closed higher at 22.54+1.03 (+4.79%).

Stock movers

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (BMRN) stock fell more than 30% with a stock price at the close of 76.71-41.83 (-35.28%).

Stock gainers

Momenta Pharmaceuticals Inc. (MNTA): 52.12,+ 21.31 +69.17%
Harmony Biosciences Holdings Inc. (HRMY): 37.01,+ 13.01 +54.21%
Hudson Ltd. Cl A (HUD): 7.46,+ 2.33 +45.42%

Stock losers

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. (BMRN): 76.72, -41.83 -35.28%
Galapagos N.V. ADR (GLPG): 141.00, -47.08 -25.03%
Vipshop Holdings Ltd. ADR (VIPS): 19.26, -4.65 -19.45%

Most active stocks

Bank of America Corp. (BAC): 25.50, -0.03 -0.12%
Momenta Pharmaceuticals Inc. (MNTA): 52.12,+ 21.31 +69.17%
American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL): 12.68,+ 0.08 +0.63%

Stock market source: https://www.wsj.com/market-data/stocks

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

All sectors closed lower. The Financials sector was the best performing sector -0.08%, the Real Estate sector was the worst performing sector -2.02%.

Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for August 19, 2020
Stock Market, U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance for August 19, 2020

Source: Fidelity

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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

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

26 Oct: US Stock Market News October 25 2019

Stock Market News October 25 2019

US stock market closed higher on Friday October 25, 2019.

Stocks rallied and Treasury yields jumped higher after reports that the U.S. and China made progress in trade discussions, edging closer to finalizing portions of a “phase one deal.”

Source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/european-stocks-drift-down-as-big-businesses-report-earnings-11571994459

This is the summary for US stock market at close on Fiday, October 25, 2019:

  • S&P 500: 3,022.55,+12.26(+0.41%)
  • Dow 30: 26,958.06,+152.53(+0.57%)
  • Nasdaq: 8,243.12,+57.32(+0.70%)
  • Russell 2000: 1,558.71,+8.53(+0.55%)

Stocks biggest gainers

Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at $11.47 +$1.43 (+14.24%).

VIPS daily stock chart

Stocks biggest losers

PG&E Corporation (PCG) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $5.0000-$2.2000 (-30.56%).

PCG daily stock chart

Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks

Intel Corporation (INTC) was among the most active stocks closing at $56.46+$4.23 (+8.10%).

INTC daily stock chart

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Information Technology was the best performing sector +1.2%, Real Estate was the worst performing sector -1.31%

Stock market update

All data about 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.