Stock Market News October 8 2019
US stock market closed lower as a strong sell-off was persistent during the trading session. All 3 major US stock market indices had losses over 1%. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Tuesday, October 8, 2019:
- S&P 500: 2,893.06,-45.73(-1.56%)
- Dow 30: 26,164.04,-313.96(-1.19%)
- Nasdaq: 7,823.78, -132.52(-1.67%)
- Russell 2000: 1,472.60,-25.19(-1.68%)
Stocks biggest gainers
Rolls-Royce Holdings plc (RLLCF) was among stocks biggest winners closing at 0.0075+0.0006 (+8.70%).
Stocks biggest losers
QIAGEN N.V. (QGEN) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $25.41-$6.65 (-20.74%).
Stock investing – Most active stocks
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) was among the most active stocks closing at $28.23-$0.70 (-2.42%).
U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance
All sectors closed lower. Real Estate was the best performing sector -0.48%, Financials was the worst performing sector -2.02%.
Stock market data
This report is written by Stavros Georgiadis, CFA Equity Research Analyst, Investment Strategist.