DOW Leads The Way For NASDAQ And S&P 500 Index As All Three Indices Rise

DOW Leads The Way, Up 0.69%

Markets were up today with all three major indices finishing the day higher. DOW saw the strongest performance with an increase of 175.52 points (0.69%) to 25637.22, while NASDAQ and S&P 500 Index went up 0.62% and 0.33% respectively.

Market Sectors

Tuesday saw a swing up in all sectors of the market with Materials charging ahead with a 1.25% increase. Healthcare has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 8.95%. The biggest loss this year has been the Materials sector falling 11%.

Utilities saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of -0.52%, as it went up 0.56%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Materials went up with a 1.25% change.
  • Industrials went up with a 0.93% change.
  • Utilities went up with a 0.56% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went up with a 0.36% change.
  • Information Technology went up with a 0.34% change.
  • Real Estate went up with a 0.32% change.
  • Communication Services went up with a 0.32% change.
  • Financials went up with a 0.24% change.
  • Healthcare went up with a 0.20% change.
  • Consumer Staples went up with a 0.10% change.
  • Energy went up with a 0.03% change.

Stocks that hit their 52 week high today

  • The Coca-Cola Co (KO) ended the day at $49.01
  • Mcdonald’s Corp (MCD) ended the day at $182.72

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