Stock market news January 3 2020
The US stock market closed lower on Friday, January 3, 2020 with geopolitical news and concerns having a significant impact. All major US stock market indexes closed lower. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Friday, January 3, 2020:
Stock market today
- S&P 500: 3,234.85,-23.00(-0.71%)
- Dow 30: 28,634.88,-233.92(-0.81%)
- Nasdaq: 9,020.77,-71.42(-0.79%)
- Russell 2000: 1,660.87,-7.60(-0.46%)
There was buying interest for bonds as the 10-Yr Bond yield dropped and closed at 1.7880,-0.0940(-4.99%). The Vix index closed at 14.02,+1.55(+12.43%).
Stocks biggest gainers
Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. (LW) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at 93.56+9.47 (+11.26%).
Stocks biggest losers
Incyte Corporation (INCY) was among stocks biggest losers closing at
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Avon Products, Inc. (AVP) was among most active stocks closing at
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance
Real Estate was the best performing sector +0.81%, Materials was the worst performing sector -1.62%.
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This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist.