Stock Market News October 17 2019
Small gains for all 3 major US stock market indices. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Τhursday, October 17, 2019:
- S&P 500: 2,997.95,+8.26(+0.28%)
- Dow 30: 27,025.88,+23.90(+0.09%)
- Nasdaq: 8,156.85,+32.67(+0.40%)
- Russell 2000: 1,541.84,+16.79(+1.10%)
Stocks biggest gainers
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FQVLF) was among stocks biggest winners closing at $8.46+$0.94 (+12.45%).
Stocks biggest losers
Grupo Lala, S.A.B. de C.V. (GRPBF) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $1.0800-$0.0851 (-7.30%).
Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks
Cronos Group Inc. (CRON) was among the most active stocks closing at $8.86+$0.46 (+5.48%).
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance
Health Care was the best performing sector +0.76%, Information technology was the worst performing sector -0.23%.
Stock earnings calendar
Notable earnings today are Coca-Cola (KO), American Express Company (AXP), State Street Corporation (STT), Synchrony Financial (SYF) and Kansas City Southern (KSU). 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.