Weekly US stock market report for August 5-August 9 2019

US stock market weekly update August 5-August 9 2019

A second consecutive week with losses for all 3 major US stock market indices. This is the weekly summary for US stock market:

  • Dow Jones Industrial Average: Close 26,287 ,Week -0.7% %, YTD 12.7%
  • S&P 500 Index: Close 2,919 , Week -0.5% %, YTD 16.4%
  • NASDAQ: Close 7,959 , Week -0.9%, YTD 20.0%
  • Source: Bloomberg

US stock market report for Friday August 9 2019

The last trading session for the week of August 5 – August 9 2019 ended with losses for all three major US stock market indices, and mostly for the Nasdaq. This is the summary at close on Friday August 9 2019:

  • S&P 500: 2,918.65,-19.44(-0.66%)
  • Dow 30: 26,287.44,-90.75(-0.34%)
  • Nasdaq: 7,959.14,-80.02(-1.00%)
  • Russell 2000: 1,513.04,-19.09(-1.25%)
  • 10-Yr Bond: 1.7340,+0.0180(+1.05%)
  • Vix: 17.97, +1.06(+6.27%)

Stocks gainers

Appian Corporation (APPN) was the stock with largest gains closing at $51.45+$8.21 (+18.99%).

APPN daily stock chart

Stocks losers

Farfetch Limited (FTCH) was the stock with largest losses closing at $10.13-$8.12 (-44.49%.

FTCH daily stock chart

Stock investing – Most active stocks

Ford Motor Company (F) was among the most active stocks closing at 9.45-0.11 (-1.15%).

F daily stock chart

U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance

Health Care was the best performing sector +0.18%, Information Technology and Energy were the worst performing sectors -1.25% respectively, Source: Fidelity

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


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