October 17, 2019
Stock Market News October 16 2019
Minor losses for the US stock market. Retail sales dropped. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Wednesday, October 16, 2019:
- S&P 500: 2,989.69,-5.99(-0.20%)
- Dow 30: 27,001.98,-22.82(-0.08%)
- Nasdaq: 8,124.18,-24.52(-0.30%)
- Russell 2000: 1,525.06,+1.76(+0.12%)
Stocks biggest gainers
ASOS Plc (ASOMY) was among stocks biggest winners closing at $42.10+$9.72 (+30.02%).
Stocks biggest losers
Workday, Inc. (WDAY) was among stocks biggest losers closing at
Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks
Bank of America Corporation (BAC) was among the most active stocks closing at $30.17+$0.44 (+1.48%).
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance
Consumer Discretionary was the best performing sector +0.41%, Energy was the worst performing sector -1.49%.
Stock earnings calendar
Notable earnings today are Morgan Stanley (MS), BB&T Corporation (BBT), KeyCorp (KEY), M&T Bank Corporation (MTB), SunTrust Banks (STI), Dover Corporation (DOV), Honeywell (HON), Textron (TXT), Philip Morris (PM), E-Trade Financial Corporation (ETFC). Earnings are a top important fundamental factor which moves stocks, be aware of increased volatility for stock trading, stock investing.
Stock market update
This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist.